Questions To Ask Before Accepting A Job Offer

The U.S. labor market is in favor of job seekers right now. In this environment, many are taking the opportunity to advance their careers by switching employers. While many end up in more advantageous positions, some end up in worse situations than with their previous employers. Before you end up in the latter group ofContinue reading “Questions To Ask Before Accepting A Job Offer”

Saturday Thoughts: Don’t Succumb To Imposter Syndrome

My Experience Imposter syndrome refers to an internal experience of believing that you are not as competent as others perceive you to be (VeryWellMind). My first experience with this condition was at my first job out of school, which happened to be at one of the top insurance companies in the world. The company onboardingContinue reading “Saturday Thoughts: Don’t Succumb To Imposter Syndrome”

Money Lessons I Learned From Growing Up Poor

I was born and raised in a small city on the island of Jamaica. With a population of ~ 2.7M and approximately 4,244 sq miles in size, my experience growing up there was not profoundly different from others born around the same time. With an inflation rate of over 70% and an unemployment rate ofContinue reading “Money Lessons I Learned From Growing Up Poor”

How To Cure Burnout

Burnout is a state of emotional, mental, and often physical exhaustion brought on by prolonged or repeated stress. It is understood to be bad, but is an accepted part of work culture. We joke about it at the water cooler, complain about it to our spouses and wear it as a badge of honor asContinue reading “How To Cure Burnout”