How to Become an Effective Leader of a Team

At some point in our lives, I think a lot of us want to be leaders. When the time comes, and we are presented with the opportunity, we jump at it with open arms. One thing I have learned in being in a leadership position is, just because you want to lead, doesn’t mean you…

A Rant; To the Working Millenial That is Fed Up

It’s difficult to wake up every morning, and prepare to report to a job that is not satisfying in the least.  I’m sure we have all been in a position where the stress and constant disappointment continues to mount on you, until eventually, you snap.  You have towed the company line for a long time,…

A Disruption in the Force…

  There’s been a disruption in the force, and it’s messing with all that is right and normal in my world.

Social Work: Helping Others Turn the Page

I never thought I would write about my job.  I always keep my career separate from my writing (don’t ask me why).  Maybe because I have always worked for state agencies, and it’s pretty taboo to talk about your “state job” on the Internet, so I’ve always chosen to keep it private; I don’t really…

The Ultimate Career Hacks According to Me

“You are you and that is your power. What separates you in this world is your major key, not what makes you like everyone else.” What I love most about my career is that it’s ever… Source: The Ultimate Career Hacks According to Me

10 simple ways to reward your staff

Originally posted on MiddleMe:
If you are a manager, have you asked yourself this question, how do you reward your team? If you are not leading a team, ask yourself too, how do you wish to be rewarded? Many people associate rewards for good work with promotion and pay raise. What if the company just…

A Bad Day at Work…

I usually gripe about bad days at work, but truthfully, they are nothing more than days where I actually WORK all day long, and don’t really have a moment to breathe.  Those days truly aren’t that bad, because I’m usually creating solutions to problems that arise, and in the end, although it takes a lot…