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...

Why It’s A Mistake To Go To College As An Undeclared Major

Why It's A Mistake To Go To College As An Undeclared Major - My Life, I Guess

If you are about to graduate high school or are planning to further your education, spring can be a very stressful time of year while you wait for those College and University acceptance (and rejection) letters. Will you be accepted into the school of your choice? And the program you want to be in? How will you decide if you get accepted into multiple schools? Can you even afford to...

What Should I Do To Build My Online Business?

What Should I Do To Build My Online Business? - My Life, I Guess

These days, many people have decided that the traditional world of work is simply not going to work for them. Whether the issue is a lack of personal freedom, unimpressive pay, and/or a horrible boss, many people (especially us millennials) have developed an entrepreneurial attitude, and want to start our own businesses. If you’re one of these people, you might be thinking about starting an online business or turning your...