3 Ways to Finally Commit to the Career Change You’ve Been Dreaming About

How many times have you said you were going to leave the job that makes you miserable, burned out and empty only to give up after hitting a roadblock or rough patch? We’ve all done this, started out with the best of intentions but we quit trying and end up right where we started or worse.  We end up feeling defeated and telling ourselves we’re a failure. Or we justify staying where we are because we question whether the change is worth it. We rationalize that we have a good-paying job, it’s stable, there’s financial security, it’s a good company, it’s an impressive place to work, etc. Why does this happen? Why is it so difficult to stick with a …

What Should Be Your End Goal In Life Above All Else?

What if someone walks up to you and asks: what is your life mission? what is the one thing you have set out to do with your life? What would your response be? This is a question that requires some deep reflection, and it is about the end goal of your life. It is fine to have career goals, financial goals, travel goals, and all that. But to make meaning out of life, there has to be an ultimate goal – a definite purpose around which every other thing revolves. Below is a walkthrough on how you can create an end goal for your life. How to Create Your End Goal in Life When it comes to creating your life’s …

How to Turn Your Passion Project Into a Career

Many people want to turn their passion projects or side hustles into their full-time jobs and make a career doing what you love. Whether you want to do live stream gaming, professional spray tans, arts and crafts or creating fashion, you can use these tips to turn your passion project into a career. Create a Plan Whenever you want to start any form of business, you need to figure out a plan for yourself. Where will you get your supplies? Will you make sales online and through what website? What other expenses and costs do you need to consider? You need to figure out what will help you to succeed and how to plan for that. Spend some time planning things …

7 Great Reasons to Pursue a Career in Tech

If you’re wondering where to aim for your future career, there are plenty of reasons to consider a job in tech. Not only does working in tech mean that you’re in with a chance of working for some of the biggest, coolest companies like Apple, Google, Facebook, and Twitter, but there are plenty of others that aren’t quite as visible in the hiring market like Shopify, Tumbler, Freshbooks, DropBox and more. And that’s not to mention all the other companies out there that may not be entirely tech-focussed, but definitely need to hire a tech and IT team to keep things running smoothly. When you pursue a career in tech, there’s no shortage of career opportunities and different things that …

Why It’s Important for Career Fulfillment

More often than not, people are more stressed out about work than they’re passionate about it. As that saying goes: “Choose a job you love and you will never have to work a day in your life”. But is it really so simple? Finding a job you love may not be as easy as people tend to believe.  However, it’s still possible to learn to love the job that you have and become passionate about it. Unfortunately, that’s also a great challenge, especially since modern work environments tend to get overwhelming. Technology was designed to help people do more in less time but in a seamless way. But for some reason, technology is only helping us do a lot more …

Great Century, by George

George Burns’ career could have ended as early as 1958, when his wife Gracie Allen retired from Show business. Burns continued the show after Allen retired, but the show was cancelled after one season. Burns could have let his wife’s retirement from show business stop him from going further in his career, but he ultimately ended up being a huge comic success and lived to be 100 years old. Many of Burns’ biggest successes came when he was in his eighties and nineties. At the ages when many people have long since retired, Burns was enjoying great success. Getting older does have great advantages: we become smarter; we acquire wisdom; we have acquired more skills. 1. Burns struggled as a …

Dream Interpretation – Common Symbols And Their Meanings

Dream interpretation has many forms; it can be done be done for the sake of fun, hobby or can be taken up as a serious career. Psychologists and therapists are already incorporating dream interpretation into their practice. They find it as a very useful tool to gain access to hidden desires and deep-rooted personality issues of a dreamer. Symbols and objects frequently encountered in dream state facilitate dream interpretation. Here is a summary for ready reference. 1. Dreaming of Colors: · Red – symbolizes either passion or anger. · Pink – denotes healing power of love. · Black – symbolizes fear of death or aging. · Grey – symbolizes confusion or fear. · White – signifies fear of death or …

Career Move! From Shelf Filler to Manager

Are you in a dead end job? Are you fed up with low pay and long hours? Are you bored and want to do something more interesting? Do you want to be the person telling others what to do rather than being the one taking orders? You can make it happen! if you are determined enough. Consider the two alternatives, which one works for you? Arrives late for work on a regular basis, usually chewing gum. Looks untidy, hair unkempt, nail varnish peeling and skirt very short. Only smiles and laughs loudly with her mates. Speaks to customers as little as possible. When asked if there is a top in another size. Answers “I don’t know” or “if it isn’t …

Are You Programmed For Success…Or Failure?

Have you ever wondered why some people just have it all? They’re well liked by everyone they meet, financially set and attractive…but what stands out most is their beaming sense of self-confidence when they enter a room. It’s almost as if they have a certain “presence” that gives off positive vibes. Not everyone is this fortunate, however. There are people who are faced with low self worth, they struggle to maintain positive relationships and often feel resentful towards people who are better off than they are. So what’s the difference? How can one person be so incredibly successful while another person constantly struggles just to get by? The answer lies in what I call your “Invisible Lifestyle.” Your Invisible Lifestyle …

18 Reasons to Volunteer Your Time

We know that volunteering a portion of our time is something we should do. There are reminders all around us that our help is needed. Other people will significantly benefit from any time we contribute. But that is not the only reason to volunteer. Have you thought about the benefits you will get from volunteering? If you consider the many benefits you will receive, you will be asking yourself why you aren’t more involved with helping a cause. Consider these 18 reasons to volunteer some of your time: 1. To make new friends 2. To build personal and profesional contacts 3. To build your self-esteem and self-confidence 4. To develop new job skills 5. To make a difference in the …