Who do you wish to become?

. When you look in the mirror, what separates you from who you wish you’d be? This gap is yours to fill. Not to be let widen by your self-critic. “It’s a character I have always loved and been inspired by. Wonder Woman was a beautiful princess, but strong and independent. She took care of…

What are your standards to do your best work?

. You never hear someone say “I quit my job because I couldn’t set priorities in my work”. Usually people quit for something they often overlook in choosing a job “Before I started this job, I said I didn’t understand why anyone would quit mid-year. But being in it, you realize how long a year…

On finding a workplace you belong to

. Finding a workplace you belong to is hard. Even more when you’re treated as a disposable seat filler. Not a valuable contributor. When this happen, switching workplace is probably your best option. Unless you think your butt can take a little (if not a lot of) unnecessary pain. Here’s why. “Show up on time”,…

What type of work are you looking for?

. One problem with finding work isn’t about not having enough offers to choose from. It’s finding something “compelling” in any of them. “What type of work are you looking for?” asked the recruiter. “Oh, whatever work you have!” replied the person on the phone. After having asked for the person’s prior work experiences, the…

What’s your work’s real value?

. For some people, to find a non-monetary “real value” in their work is essential. An “essential” that isn’t always easy to uncover but there’s one possible way. “Is this what I do is all about?” or “Why do I feel there’s something missing?” Two age old questions about work that somehow point in the…