What plans do you have for your summer vacation? Will you be working on your tan or enjoying the air conditioning at the mall? These activities might be fun, but they won’t help you get ahead in your career. Instead of the traditional summer activities, try being more proactive this season to jump-start your career.
Are you tired of working for other people? Do you want to break free from the “golden handcuffs” that have held you hostage in your career up to this point? If so, you’ve probably considered self-employment. Sure, you can imagine what it would be like to work for yourself, but it’s a lot harder to
For many, the idea of working as a freelancer is the ultimate lifestyle. It’s a chance to be your own boss, set your ideal hours, and work from the comfort of your home. However, while it is a worthwhile pursuit, there are some downsides. Although you will be able to set your own hours, you
I recently worked on a pro bono project for a friend, and it reminded me of a time early in my career and how lucky I was then to get such great advice from the more seasoned pros around me. Advice that ultimately saved me from some major pitfalls. I made mistakes here and there