It was in November of 2003 that I embarked upon a new career. I finally landed the job I had sought for many years, the coveted role of pharmaceutical sales representative. Fast-forward 5,000-ish days: it finally happened. I am officially laid off. Fortunately, this is an event that did not take me by surprise. Anyone…Read more I got laid(off)
It's been a few days since my last post, primarily because I have thrown myself into work. After spending a few days reflecting upon feeling increasingly dissatisfied (aka grumpy) in my career, I determined that it was up to me to either choose to be satisfied or to depart from my current role expeditiously. I…Read more Grumpy or grateful
I've been struggling more and more lately with becoming increasingly dissatisfied at my job. I won't go into specifics of my career, but I think the fact that I just spent a week locked in a convention center box for the bi-annual hurrah and feeling no joy, excepting for the company of the truly lovely…Read more Quitting Time?
How to build liquidity?
Over the last few days, I've fasted and analyzed and been shocked. We are not very thrifty people - I thought I might be somewhat but NOPE! I'm not a person who spends money on high end purses or shoes or things I view as extravagant, however, I might as well be because we're spending plenty…Read more Apparently, we like to spend 💰
This morning I began day 1 of a 2 day restricted calorie fast. Basically water, coffee, tea, and very little food. I get "hangry", otherwise, I'd go for an all out water only fast. To keep the hangries at bay, I'll add a little Metamucil fiber mix to my water. I am not some crazy person who believes…Read more Fasting to gain clarity…on money 💰