One often wonders, especially on Fridays when productivity is not a priority, what else could I be doing? Is there a job out there where I won’t bitch and whine? Is it possible to find work which will make my soul dance? On some days, I can muster up a few options, but mostly the… Continue reading Friday Musings
Today was a Meeting-Marathon Friday. I have these once or twice a month when from 10:00am to 1:00pm I listen to attorneys, underwriters, and clients battle out the terms of a new loan in my portfolio. If I cared to learn how deals are made, I'd pay attention. But I don't. So instead, I sit… Continue reading Friday Fantasy: Eating an ice cream cone in the park
My first real job after undergrad didn't pay the big bucks but the it made up in other areas. Lunches on the house, and trainings in Miami aside, the best perk was that the manager took my idea and allowed me convert an empty office into a library/nap room (no kidding...it had a dimmer, two comfy couches, and… Continue reading Friday Fantasy. Soak in the sun
I have complained about my job since my second day of employment. That's what you are supposed to do, right? Complain about the hours, the boss, the crazy coworkers. In college people complain of hangovers, post college people complain about their jobs. It's the unwritten rule. And it's true that my first job did suck,… Continue reading gratefully employed
I just looked over my resume and it stinks. I don’t mean to suggest that my experience is unworthy. What I do mean is that I’ve tried in vain to make my current and past jobs sound very important and exciting. All the words, in their perfect format and font and script, uselessly describe all… Continue reading Objective: Want a JOB I love.