What To Do When You Hate Your Job

What To Do When You Hate Your Job - My Life, I Guess

Imagine yourself waking up on a Monday morning.  Do you jump out of bed with a smile on your face, excitedly anticipating the work-week ahead of you? Or do you lay there as your alarm goes off, seriously contemplating just rolling over and going back to sleep? Maybe you’re already counting down the minutes until the clock strikes 5 pm on Friday.   Hopefully your answer is closer to the first...

15 Ways to Survive Financially While Unemployed

15 Ways to Survive Financially While Unemployed - My Life, I Guess

If you are unemployed, you need to financially survive this trying time. Your new full time job is to find a job. Unfortunately, looking for work is a “job” doesn’t pay anything.   Not having any income is a serious problem. And a major cause of stress. How are you going to keep a roof over your head? Or food on the table? Making your finances a priority matters now...

How to Answer “What Do You Do For a Living?” When You’re Unemployed

How to Answer “What Do You Do For a Living?” When You’re Unemployed - My Life, I Guess

When you meet someone new for the first time, one of the first questions asked is “what do you do for a living?” It seems like an innocent enough question to start a conversation with. Right up there along with a comment about the weather we’re having today. But when you’re unemployed this question can hurt. A lot. It can be an extremely difficult and embarrassing question to answer. Because...

Save a Life (And Save Money) By Adopting a Pet

Save a Life (And Save Money) By Adopting a Pet - My Life, I Guess

Pets are the best! Not only do they provide love, companionship and entertainment, but studies have shown that owning a pet is also good for your health and for your quality of life. They can help reduce your depression, anxiety, stress, blood pressure and cholesterol levels, ease pain, improve your mood, and can help improve children’s development and immunity.   But owning a pet can also be expensive. Especially with...