Some of you know that I started my graduate degree last month (September), as well as work full-time and write daily (except weekends) for Clever Dude. Although my wife would disagree that I actually WORK full-time (I'm here 8 hours, ok!), going to … [Read more...] about Fall 2007 Semester Update: Midterms are Over!
So you hate your job, or you think you're under-paid or under-appreciated? Let's finish up this Examine Your Motives Series by discussing Changing Jobs. I've had 11 jobs in my life, in this order: Paperboy McDonald's Kmart KFC Computer … [Read more...] about Examine Your Motives Series: Changing Jobs
Madame X at My Open Wallet hosted this week's Carnival of Personal Finance. The Carnival is a collection of finance-related articles submitted by various sites. Of these articles, here are my favorites: No Credit Needed explains how to talk to … [Read more...] about Best Finance Posts from Carnival of Personal Finance #113
When it rains, it pours. I just posted that I got my $4,949.80 tuition reimbursement direct deposit, but while I was typing that up, my boss called me over to tell me the results of my performance review. We sat down last Friday to review my … [Read more...] about The money is rolling in. I got a raise
In my first job out of college, I worked for a MAJOR oil company as an "IT Analyst". Coming from "Pennsyltuckey" (Central PA) to the Washington D.C. area was a big jump in pay, and cost of living. The "Company" had a policy of a standard 6 month … [Read more...] about In a pay raise slump? Sometimes you just need a new job