How do successful employees succeed today? And how do those who aren’t successful fail? We hear everyday about those we know losing jobs, getting let go, and not finding work. What most fail to discuss though is this:
Our society has a narrow perception of what we think a “typical job” should be. So many of us unknowingly put professional careers in corporate office settings on a pedestal, but fail to appreciate careers that are equally as important yet less recognized.
Go to school Get good grades Your good grades will get you into that college Your college degree will automatically secure you with your dream job The dream job will never let you go If the year was 1965, this might have been pretty sound advice.
I’ll give you the short, simple and blunt answer: FEAR Yes….I know…..some of you probably want to tell me that there are more reasons than that. In the short term, you’re correct. Sometimes it’s necessary to stay at a job temporarily to pay bills, find a new one, etc. But when it boils down to the real […]
Since the Early 20th Century, we’ve been raised with this notion to go to school, do well, and you will be compensated with a comfortable wage. This held true for over almost 100 years. Regular employees were able to afford a vehicle, a home, as well as many luxury items. Everyone was happy working for […]