Job hunting? They will pay you what YOU think you are worth!

If you are job hunting and unsure of whether to disclose your salary history on the application, read this.

My contract got cancelled.

It happens.  Well, it happened to me, and a bunch of other people I work with.  Everyone is now scrambling to update our resumes, or CVs as I prefer to call them (curriculum vitae – roughly Latin for “the course of my life“), and secure new jobs within the company, or elsewhere.

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How To Know If You Can Really Afford Something

Is it enough if you can afford the payment? How about if you pay with cash? Let’s look at the real answer.

Are you considering a big purchase, such as a new TV or appliance?  Perhaps you just made one.

How do you know if you can actually afford something?

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What Would Happen if You Stopped Listening to Music in Your Car?

People spend years of their lives listening to music during the commute to and from work. This is a mistake. You need to be doing this instead.

Do you know what the average commute time is in America? For most people this is considered pedestrian information. Don’t bother looking it up, I already did it for you. Continue reading “What Would Happen if You Stopped Listening to Music in Your Car?”