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Do you hate Mondays? If so, what’s keeping you from quiting your job? If you said a steady paycheck and the promise of a secure retirement, then you’re in for a big disappointment. In today’s volatile economy, there’s nothing safe about punching the block for the job you hate. In his book, No More Mondays, Dan [...]

in Book Review

I come across an excellent forum thread – someone asked a question of whether he should quit his job so that he can concentrate on his websites and Adsense. For those of us who blogs after office hours and monetize it on the side, I am sure we are very tempted to quit the day job [...]

in Blogging, CAREER

When working in a typical fast paced and highly stress corporate environment, you may find that the mind, stressed and used to the max, would probably be working in an almost auto-pilot mode.   We wake up (sometimes with great reluctance), dress up, go to work, looking forward to lunch. After lunch, we work, suffer [...]

in Blogging, Career-Paycut, Travel

From what I’ve heard from those who made the move (with proper planning), the answer is YES. But there is often a price to pay in everything- there’s happiness even with less in the pocket. I want to share with you the true story of a good pal of mine, W: W worked for many years in [...]

in CAREER, Career-Quit, Entrepreneurship or Small Business

Most people will quit their current day job after finding a better opportunity with another company. But how about those who intend to quit without having a job? The following are considerations that you need to make before making the decision: 1. Questions the real reasons why you want to leave your job You will [...]

in CAREER, Career-Quit

A search on the word “moonlighting” reveals the 80s famous show starring Bruce Willis and Cybil Shephard. But I am not writing about that show here. Basically, this article is about doing what you love part time while you are having a full time job. Then once you have enough client base and contacts, you [...]

in Income

I would like to share the story of one of my teacher in highschool. She became a teacher in my high school fresh out of teacher’s training college. As she was a junior teacher, she was assigned to teach Physics. And our class (form 4) was assigned to her. Now, that should not be an [...]

in CAREER, Career-Quit