Do you know?

Do you know?

I believe there is a general lack of understanding of economics and business principles in our country today. For too long everyone assumed it all worked, until Covid showed us it didn’t. Many were oblivious to how the different facets of our economy were connected....
Things that do not help

Things that do not help

What do you do when you learn a friend has lost their job? The first thing to remember is they may be grieving. Grieving doesn’t only happen when someone dies. Grief happens whenever when you lose something or someone you are emotionally connected to. In re-listening...
Halftime

Halftime

IT’S DECEMBER 23 AS I write this; time for the traditional “Bragging Rights” basketball game between the University of Missouri and the University of Illinois. It’s college basketball at its best. I didn’t go to either school, but loving college basketball and growing...
Do I need a new job?

Do I need a new job?

“I hate my job!”  Have you ever said that about your job, or hear someone else say it?  It’s not unique and every day in America millions of workers say it too. Sometimes it’s born out of frustration where things didn’t go as planned, or it could be dealing with...
It’s like re-potting a plant

It’s like re-potting a plant

  THERE IS A SPECIAL bond that exists between those who have lost their job. About 10 months after leaving my job at a large hospital, Donna reached out to me. Donna had been a manager at the same hospital and lost her job shortly after me. She wanted to talk...