One of my favorite aspects of my day job is that I occasionally (but not too often - I'm the bedtime story reader around here) get to travel for work. Sometimes it's exciting destinations, sometimes it's...well, the work has to get done, you know? But either way, getting out of my element for a couple of days is a nice opportunity to meet new people, take a shower without fear of interruption from the children, and explore a new place. I know a lot of people complain about it
I was once harassed at work. Well, I've been harassed more than once, but the time I'm referring to in particular happened many years ago. I was slapped on the behind by a male co-worker. I was shocked and embarrassed. Had it not been for the support and encouragement of another male co-worker, I probably wouldn't have said anything. Fortunately, I did report it to the manager, and thanks to strong policies at the company, it was handled appropriately and it never happened ag
There is a lot to pack into a busy life, and for some of us, we've decided to pack more than the average person. I have a lot of little tricks that I employ to keep it all balanced, but you can only squeeze so much juice out of those tricks. At the end of the day, pun definitely intended, there are only twenty-four hours in a day, and you have to deal with all the same minutia as everyone else. When all your tricks are spent, you have to start paying in either time or money.
Happy Monday, everyone! Now that the blog has been active for a bit, I've fallen into a regular cadence of posts across all the platforms I participate in, so I wanted to share with you what my regular schedule was, in case you would like to know when to tune in for new content. On this blog, I post my long form articles or videos on Tuesdays and Thursdays. If I have a short tidbit to share, such as today, I'll post it on another day of the week, but the meatiest content will
I've done another video post, this time about how I strategically chose a day job that was going to not only be compatible with my busy life, but support it. All of the lists I discuss are beneath the video, so feel free to peruse them, and subscribers will get a few extra, too! Best Companies for Working Moms Best Companies to Work For Best Companies for Millennials World's Most Innovative Companies