The first week of being unemployed.

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[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ _builder_version=”3.0.47″][et_pb_row _builder_version=”3.0.47″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″ _builder_version=”3.0.47″ parallax=”off” parallax_method=”on”][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.2″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”]So the chronology here is as follows.    About four years of working in big corpa as an analyst for a large dinosaur retailer as of April 2018 and my first official day of being unemployed was this week.   There’s a …

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“And then they switched from the Swingline to the Boston stapler”

Get fired?

After close to four years at my corporate cubicle hell open workspace hell,  I reached the end of my PIP.   The hammer dropped.   I was gracefully dismissed and was escorted to the exit.    It’s ok…I honestly should have quit two years ago when they switched from the Swingline to the Boston Stapler. Would you …

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60 Hour Weeks? Not Even CLOSE to Worth It.

How many of you work in a corporate office that has a culture where getting ahead requires “playing the game”?   You know what I’m talking about right?  Keeping up appearances.  Showing up early; working late.   While there are probably some out there that are happy to burn the midnight oil our of pure altruistic goodwill …

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A list of consulting contract companies to help you find work

Should you find yourself terminated and wanting to actually go back into an office and work, here’s a list of companies that could possibly help you.   Agency Name AccruePartners Adecco Aerotek Artisan Atrium Award Staffing CornerStone Staffing CoWorx Staffing Services Creative Circle Davis Companies HH Staffing Insight Global Integrity Staffing Solutions JWilliams Staffing Keepers …

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Earning Non-Job Income

Relaxed earning

Going against the script and making money outside of the confines of the traditional 9 to 5 job office job is doable but don’t let anyone delude you into thinking it’s easy.   Well actually it can be easy if you’re lucky or exceptionally smart.  But for the rest of us it’s gonna take some effort …

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