Tag: challenges

Starting a new job

I have changed roles several times in my career and the transition is not always flawless.  I have gathered a list of challenges and possible solutions to better help you transition into a new role. The first challenge we are faced with is knowing…

Barriers and your success

There are barriers in this world that can be difficult to overcome.  These barriers can hold you back from achieving your goals.  These barriers need to be dealt with appropriately, so they do not inhibit you from achieving your dreams.  A barrier can be a person, expense, lack of…

Closing loose ends – part II

On 04/21/18 I wrote a blog titled, Closing loose ends and I spoke about the importance of closing loose ends to finalize any projects you are working on.  It is critical to complete 100% of the project before you move on because if you do not,…

Career finder

It is sometimes easier to know what you don’t want to do in life versus what you want to do in life.  I have quickly come to this realization in high school when I worked for a local grocery store stocking shelves.  At $6…

Battle of increasing bills

3 hours 27 minutes and 18 seconds is the longest call I ever had in my life and 90% of it was me waiting on hold for the customer service representative.  This call was to US Airways many years ago before the merger with American Airlines….

Buying a car

Buying a car is a big decision and I strongly advise you to spend adequate time researching all your options.  You do not want to end up making an impulsive buy on a car because it is a decision you will need to live…

Value Grocery Shopping

For the longest time, my wife and me shopped at our local Shop Rite.  In high school, I used to work there stocking dairy products on the shelf.  It makes it that much more enjoyable to know I do not need to work for…

Buy or rent for the short term

When you are looking for a car, house, furniture, or maybe even a tuxedo, you are going to ask yourself one question.  Do I want to buy or rent?  Everyone’s situation is different, so you must first understand your situation and your goal.  For…