It’s Easy to Fall Behind on Retirement Because It’s Hard to Choose a Plan

May 27, 2015

Study after study about retirement indicates that Americans are worried about their ability to live comfortably later in life. Savings statistics also indicate that we aren’t saving enough for retirement. One of the problems is that it’s easy to fall behind on retirement because it can be hard to choose the right retirement plan for […]

Spending Money is Easy Because Saving Money is Hard

May 15, 2015

Spending money and saving money are like natural enemies. The more of one that you do, the less of the other that you’re able to do. If money were unlimited, you’d be able to do both without any stress. But that’s why the spending/saving balance is so complicated – most people have to make hard […]

Coasting at Work is Easy Because Working For a Promotion is Hard

May 4, 2015

A lot of people wonder why they get passed over promotions – why the promotion always seems to go to someone else. Sometimes the reason is office politics. But most times it’s because most people coast at work. They do that – often unconsciously – because coasting at work is easy. But working for a […]

Career Networking: Are You a Giver?

May 2, 2015

One of the things that always strikes me when I look for good advice on career networking is that a lot of the suggestions people make revolve around the idea that you need to be a giver first. This was also a theme I saw when helping put together a video about career networking using […]