Category: Career

MAKING SOME GOOD MONEY: WHAT DOES IT MEAN

“A lot to me, not much to you.” income relativity  I live in New York City, a place where the income is so different from the rest of the country. But also the cost of living makes things also different. And with that said,…

THE HOOKUP: GETTING A JOB AS MEANS OF A RECOMMENDATION

“Sometimes you need to know someone.” not always what you know People are always focusing on their qualifications for a job, but they are not really paying attention to the connections. Ever hear that saying, I ain’t what you know but who?” Well,  what…

OVERQUALIFIED: WHAT DOES IT REALLY MEAN?

“You have too much going on.” a full résumé Ever take a long look at your resume and thought to yourself, “I might be overqualified for the job I am seeking to attain. Some people don’t have a job at all, but are seeking…

GENDER IN THE WORKPLACE: HOW TO BEHAVE IN A COED ENVIRONMENT

“Mind your manners.” manners people When you are working in an office space or any other workplace, you should be cautious of how you communicate with your fellow employees. Especially if the employees are of the opposite gender. And if you are male, you…

FREE WORK: DON’T SLEEP ON UNPAID

“Blessing in disguise.” no pay for experience You want to go off and make a lot of money one day, fine. But when you first start out, there is generally no money to be made in your career endeavor. But when you are dealing…

AGE OF CONSENT: SHOULD WE LOWER THE WORKING AGE FOR YOUNG PEOPLE WANTING TO EARN

“The right to work.” at least this age When I was a young child I wanted to start earning. But due to the strict labor laws that we have in this country, that prohibited me from working when I wanted to. But you are…

BOTTOMELESS PIT: NOT KNOWING WHAT YOU WANT TO DO

“What should I be doing?” i have no clue We all know the person in college who change their major three or four times. They keep at it in school because they have no clue what they want out of life. Then they do…