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...

Finding Your True Passion In Life and in Your Career

When looking at your career or job prospects, ‘following your passion’ is something that you might often hear about. But what do you do when you’re unsure of what your passion is? This doesn’t have to be a conundrum for people that are just starting out in their career; it can be a question that people already working face, especially if they are stuck in jobs that they don’t enjoy...

It’s Going to Take Me 100 Years to Pay Off My Student Loan

Last updated: April 22, 2019 This morning, while catching up with the blogs I follow, I came across a guest post by Kevin on Making Sense of Cents, titled 12 Facts about Student Loan Debt that will make Your Hair Stand on End. Although Kevin was writing about student loans in the U.S. and their crazy system, the stats are still disgusting. So is the amount I owe on my...