Start Spring Cleaning, Get Paid

Need some extra cash? Kick off your spring cleaning and get paid for it! ThredUp is an online consignment and thrift shop. Care about the environment and sustainability? Recycling is built into ThredUp’s mission! Purge your closet from the clothes that you no longer want, need, or wear- try selling your clothes on ThredUp! CheckContinue reading “Start Spring Cleaning, Get Paid”

Pause. Breathe. Flourish.

Remember when Oprah Winfrey was always talking about “living your best life”? William D. Parker is talking about how teachers can live their best life, and he has some tips about work-life balance. Parker moved up the ranks in education from being a teacher, to assistant principal, to principal, to becoming an speaker to audiencesContinue reading “Pause. Breathe. Flourish.”

How to Live Without a Job

Congratulations, you’ve just received notice that you are about to have no job. What a terrible way to celebrate during the holidays. Unfortunately, many people across the country are getting such news. In spite of a widely celebrated recovering economy,  many people are finding that for their own personal household economy, things won’t get betterContinue reading “How to Live Without a Job”

What Color is Your Parachute 2016: Book Review

How to Overcome Hardships in Your Job Search What Color is Your Parachute by Richard Bolles is updated every year. Job-seekers and career changers consult this book for answers on how to steer their career in a better direction. Here’s what you may find in this year’s revised edition of the book. Lots of reflection:Continue reading “What Color is Your Parachute 2016: Book Review”

The Young Entrepreneur’s Guide to Starting and Running a Business: Turn Your Ideas Into Money!

Have you ever thought about starting your own business, creating your own product, or making money off your own idea? Steve Mariotti has, and he’s taught high school students how to do the same. He’s written a book which has been recently updated, and it’s entitled The Young Entrepreneur’s Guide to Starting and Running aContinue reading “The Young Entrepreneur’s Guide to Starting and Running a Business: Turn Your Ideas Into Money!”