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Is it really easier to find a job when you already have one?

Everyone always says, “Don’t quit a job without another one – it’s easier to find a job when you already have one.” Is that true? Nah. From my perspectives as a former hiring manager and a current job seeker, I … Continue reading

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Know your worth – and you just might get it

How well do you know your worth? Do you ever assume that you will never be able to make more income than you currently make? Have you ever agreed to a job, only to discover later that you seriously under-negotiated … Continue reading

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How to Relax in 10 Minutes or Less: 10 Easy Methods

The fine art of relaxation becomes lost to many of us, particularly when we are so busy we don’t even feel we have the time to relax properly. However, we can’t wait for annual vacations to let go of stress … Continue reading

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The Lost Art of Relaxation

I’m two months into my sabbatical, and it’s safe to say the reactions I’m getting are still mixed. People are amazed. Worried. Supportively jealous. Looking for small-town gossip regarding why I quit my job. Judgmental. Encouraging. I notice those reactions … Continue reading

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Acting “As If” Brings Rewards

Can pretending to be something you’re not ever be a good thing? Contrary to popular belief, in some cases it might be. A well-intentioned bit of make-believe, known as “acting as if,” may help you achieve your goals. “I remember … Continue reading

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Stop & Grow: Why feeling stuck can be a good thing

If you are feeling stuck, then congratulations. You’re on your way to something better. According to an expert, feeling stuck is a necessary crisis we must go through for personal and career growth. Google this morning found no less than 6.92 … Continue reading

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I quit my job without another

A zen saying tells us to “leap and the net will appear.” I lept. Only time will tell where and how the net appears for me. This week I officially gave my resignation notice to my employer of 12 and … Continue reading

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Six Months of Getting Unstuck: 10 lessons learned

Wow. It’s already been more than a half-year since I began my process of Getting Unstuck in 365 Days. I can’t say I’m there yet, but I am happy to report I feel I’m on a forward-moving path from stuck … Continue reading

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