25 lessons for new managers

Being a leader is hard for everyone, no matter how successful they appear on the outside. You will learn just as much from the people who work for you as you have learned from the people you have worked for. Probably more, honestly. Create an environment where people can love their work and one another.Continue reading “25 lessons for new managers”

Should I quit my job? Dealing with a toxic workplace, knowing your limits, your worth, & pursuing your dreams.

You spend countless hours writing, editing, and criticizing your own resume. Does it look okay? Is it too wordy? Is it long enough? Do people care about this? Should I mention that? Did I put enough? Did I put too much? Will anyone understand this? What’s another word for ____?  It can be exhausting puttingContinue reading “Should I quit my job? Dealing with a toxic workplace, knowing your limits, your worth, & pursuing your dreams.”

I’m not mean, I just mean business!

  Do you think somehow, someway, everything you have always wanted is just going to magically happen? This isn’t Cinderella. There isn’t a fairy Godmother or singing mice on their way to make your life work out. Quit thinking you are owed something, you’re not. The truth is jerks, idiots, and even boring people canContinue reading “I’m not mean, I just mean business!”