It's Wednesday morning and I'm finally sitting down to my breakfast and first cup of coffee for the morning. I've been working on getting my sleep turned around but had a rough couple of nights where I didn't get any sleep at all this week. So, last night, I passed out at midnight and woke … Continue reading Wednesday wisdom – selfcare tips and social media detoxing
Yesterday, I finally caught up with my friend Louise. We had agreed to go for dinner to Earl's restaurant, but she didn't know the southside very well and couldn't figure out how to get there. So, we settled on going to Ihop. I had never been to an Ihop before, but I assumed it was … Continue reading The great labour shortage – an opinion piece
This is a really good topic that someone asked in one of my reddit groups that I'm a member of. The poster asked how he could stop interrupting people. He recognized that this was a problem he had and couldn't let people finish their stories without interrupting them to ask questions. He said it wasn't … Continue reading Career advice: active listening
Today, I came across a video on TikTok called "bait and switch" which I had never heard before in terms of careers and employment. When I watched the video and learned what it meant, I had a "lightbulb" moment and a few memories came flooding back to me. Yes, I have experienced the old "bait … Continue reading Careers: the old bait and switch routine
This is something I've wanted to write about for a very long time. I didn't even know what the term was until last December when I did some research into options for my current employment situation. When I stumbled upon a YouTube channel of an American lawyer called "what is constructive dismissal" I stopped in … Continue reading Careers: what is constructive dismissal and what can you do about it?