Entrepreneur or Squatter? My Story of Early-stage Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneur or squatter with a laptop and a proclaimed monetizable vision? I call myself the former, yet the latter can easily be found to be more accurate over the last three months. I’m now trekking into the 10th month of my journey as a full-time entrepreneur, and nothing has gone how I’ve planned it to. …

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Workplace Fit Rule of Thumb:

Over the last decade I’ve gained an excessive amount of experience interviewing for an array of companies and opportunities. On each occasion I consistently attempt to analyze the process and treatment I endure. There are a few truths I’ve analyzed and concluded that allow me to determine if a specific workplace is worthwhile for me or not. …

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Become an Entrepreneur… And Then What?

So you took the leap of faith. You’ve finally become a full-time passion pursuer. So... now what?!   When I made the jump, I was instantly faced with the odd reality of having to create a new norm for myself. For the first time in my life my daily weekday activities and tasks are not primarily being …

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When is your next #Self Performance Review?

While I believe strategic goal setting is vastly under taught, it is still emphasized within most educational and professional arenas. And for the bulk of us who either fall under the bucket of being futuristic, ambitious or have a work structure that is built around regular benchmarks, have been introduced to the act of repetitively setting goals. Properly, …

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College -> Career: The Modern Day Arranged Marriage

Millennials are the first generation to live by the mantra, do what you Love and love what you do. And though this is still a very young concept to humankind, in the grand scheme of our history, it’s amazing how most of us act as if doing something we don’t love very well could be …

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Salary: Is it all about the Benjamin’s?

While it is still an uncomfortable conversation for most of us to have, there is still ample information out there on strategically negotiating towards your desired salary or raise. But I’ve come to notice, there’s little advice addressing how to leverage non-monetary assets within the workplace that fall within the bucket of ‘compensation.’ Money is …

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