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Interviewer Asking for Reference to Current Supervisor?
Wed, 08/6/14 | 20 Comments
Interviewer Asking for Reference to Current Supervisor?

OK, this post is going to come across as part career advice, part opinion seeking, part storytelling, and part rant. Should be a fun one!
As many long-time readers will know, my wife made the career …

Don’t Settle for Anything Less than a Livable Wage
Mon, 06/30/14 | 8 Comments
Don’t Settle for Anything Less than a Livable Wage

At times we all have to work jobs that are not exactly what we envision ourselves in at our career peak. Case in point, my first job ever was as a busboy for a Flap …

Have Company Stock? Your Allocation to it Could be Dangerously High
Wed, 06/18/14 | 6 Comments
Have Company Stock? Your Allocation to it Could be Dangerously High

I’m fortunate to work for an employer that offers stock units to its employees. The number of units you could receive varies based on your job level and performance. Then, each year, a portion of …

What if you Could Take a Do-Over on your Career?
Mon, 03/24/14 | 22 Comments
What if you Could Take a Do-Over on your Career?

Do you ever wonder “what if” when it comes to your career choices and how fate has played out?
Looking back over my career, I would not say it has been an ideal fit to my …

Are You and Your Employer Paying Too Much for Health Insurance? Here’s How to Find Out
Wed, 03/5/14 | 13 Comments
Are You and Your Employer Paying Too Much for Health Insurance? Here’s How to Find Out

Want to know what your employer is paying for your health insurance and find out if they (and consequently you) are paying too much?
Just check out your W2, box 12, code DD. I’ll show you …

The Minimum Wage Increase Debate is Heating Up. What’s your Take (poll)?
Mon, 02/24/14 | 20 Comments
The Minimum Wage Increase Debate is Heating Up. What’s your Take (poll)?

The minimum wage increase debate is starting to heat up.
I highlighted the pros/cons of a federal minimum wage increase last year, after President Obama focused a spotlight on minimum wages in his State of the …


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