UPDATE: I'm quite touched that Gary Sandy himself read this post and shared it on his Facebook page. I also appreciate his very kind comment, saying he was "quite moved" by it. Thank you, Gary. It truly means a lot. ***** Do you aspire to be leader at work? Do you wonder what it takes to be considered a leader by others, or how to go about exhibiting your leadership skills? I have a suggestion that doesn't involve reading yet another … [Read more...] about WKRP In Cincinnati’s Andy Travis: A True Leader (Career Advice)
Remember when the number of available television channels you had could be counted on two hands? Those days are long gone, as the number of channels now total in the hundreds (and beyond). Ironically, the channels you currently watch the most can STILL likely be counted on two hands. Nevertheless, cable and satellite TV bills continue to rise. Adding insult to injury: Sometimes channels YOU DON'T WATCH increase their carriage fees to … [Read more...] about Don’t Just Cut The Cord: How To Easily Lower Your Cable/Satellite TV Bill!
Hate waking up every morning to get ready for a job you dislike? Unhappy with your career and still in search of that unattainable dream job? You're not alone. Many people are miserable--with a capital M!--about their job situation, and they know their career is nowhere near what they had originally envisioned for themselves. Unfortunately, some won't do much about it. They've either given up on trying or have accepted their circumstances and settled. … [Read more...] about Career Advice: Don’t Give Up (Peter Gabriel And Kate Bush Were Right)
"Remember days of skipping school, racing cars and being cool?" Sure, Bon Jovi's 1987 song "Never Say Goodbye" summed things up nicely about the good ole days. But how about the long-forgotten days when banks actually paid people a decent amount of interest? Talk about a distant memory! Is your money sitting in a savings account at a "big bank" earning nearly next to nothing in interest? I certainly hope not, but many people don't realize there's a MUCH … [Read more...] about How To Earn More Money For Nothing – Savings Account Interest
Remember the classic 80's film Mr. Mom? I LOVED the movie as a kid (still do) and fondly remember watching it at the theater several times back when tickets were creeping up to a pricey, oh, $5. Who knew such a fun little film would one day have a much deeper meaning when it came to providing career advice? If you've seen the film, the Mr. Mom quote "You're doing it wrong" likely rings a bell. For those of you that haven't seen it, there's a scene where … [Read more...] about Mr. Mom Quote: You’re Doing It Wrong. (Career Advice)