#2: CONNIE MARTIN- My Original Role Model, Being a Single Mom & Working Full-time

Join me as I sit down with my Mom to discuss what it was like raising two kids as a "single mom" and working full time. We discuss sacrifices she made as well as the values she instilled in her kids. It was interesting to discover how different her priorities were to mine. I question if in this time we are minimizing the value of being a mom.

The New Workplace in the Gig Economy

The New Workplace in the Gig Economy

They say we are moving to a Gig economy and what does that mean for the workplace? This basically means that workers will be working on a contingent basis and really only work as required. This could be your Uber driver who chooses to login whenever he pleases and start making some cash, or perhaps [...]

How To Land a Job? Recent Grad Edition

How To Land a Job? Recent Grad Edition

Congratulations to all you youngins that just graduated university! This is a major accomplishment, all those sleepless nights and day time naps were worth it, weren't they? But if you're like I was, you're probably thinking, what now? *Queue Nicki Minaj- Freedom* I graduated with likely one of the most challenging and useless degrees known [...]

How to be Empathetic When You Just Don’t Get Along with Your Coworkers

How to be Empathetic When You Just Don’t Get Along with Your Coworkers

Alright so the workplace is not all warm and fuzzies, as much as my internal Human Resources self wishes we could all just get along, that isn't always possible. It's not that we are bad people, well I guess some of us are straight up A holes, but for the most part, people mean well. [...]