3 Ways To Know If You’ve Lost Passion For Your Career…Or If It’s Your Work Environment

“Everything can be taken from a man but one thing: the last of the human freedoms—to choose one’s attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose one’s own way.” - Viktor E. Frankl   Losing passion for something can be a real challenge; especially if you’re fortunate enough to do your passion for a … Continue reading 3 Ways To Know If You’ve Lost Passion For Your Career…Or If It’s Your Work Environment

I Pledge Allegiance To…

“Working hard for something we don't care about is called stress: Working hard for something we love is called passion.” - Simon Sinek   The employer-employee relationship, something that will always interest me. Businesses need employees, and so many of us need that job to pay our bills, and sustain our way of life; the … Continue reading I Pledge Allegiance To…

3 Reasons Why Job Hopping Is An Act Of Workforce Survival

“I told her once I wasn’t good at anything. She told me survival is a talent.”- Susanna Kaysen The workforce ecosystem is something I could probably write about forever. I follow recruiters on Linkedin, have been on countless interviews, and have been in the workforce long enough to see how the ecosystem functions. Yet, being … Continue reading 3 Reasons Why Job Hopping Is An Act Of Workforce Survival

3 Reasons You Should Intern At A Small Business

“Life's most persistent and urgent question is, 'What are you doing for others?”- Martin Luther King Jr. Internships kind of get a bad rap. There’s always that one friend whose job it is to brew coffee or run errands, while not really gaining “experience” in their area of study. Or there’s the other friend that … Continue reading 3 Reasons You Should Intern At A Small Business

Why It’s Important To Choose A Career That Matches Your Personality

“We know from myths and fairy tales that there are many different kinds of powers in this world. One child is given a light saber, another a wizard's education. The trick is not to amass all the different kinds of power, but to use well the kind you've been granted.”- Susan Cain I rarely make … Continue reading Why It’s Important To Choose A Career That Matches Your Personality

How To Handle An Emotionally Unintelligent Interviewer

“In a very real sense we have two minds, one that thinks and one that feels” - Daniel Goleman   Good Morning Class! Take a seat and get cozy. Today’s topic of discussion: Emotional Intelligence (EQ) for short. Emotional Intelligence is a term that is getting thrown around more and more in today’s society. EQ … Continue reading How To Handle An Emotionally Unintelligent Interviewer

Three Signs You Need To Start Looking For A New Job/Career

“Destiny is not a matter of chance; it is a matter of choice. It is not a thing to be waited for, it is a thing to be achieved.” - William Jennings Bryan   Things have been busy here at The Thrive Vine. We’re launching a reading list of really helpful books, starting a YouTube … Continue reading Three Signs You Need To Start Looking For A New Job/Career