I sense a theme emerging of late: Cubert going off the deep end, pontificating on workforce rah rah crap. Cool! Buckle in for another one of those, cuz today I'm writing up some meaty two sentence paragraphs about BOSSES. We've all probably seen the studies or heard of them. If … [Read more...] about Happiness is Being Your Own Boss
Cubicle Job Survival and Thrival
Simon Sinek. The one guy who might convince you to keep your day job and tuck away those grand notions of early retirement. You may have heard of Mr. Sinek, especially if you're employed in Corporate America. His TED talks are very popular on YouTube. And his books are best … [Read more...] about Simon Says: Work Hard, Be Patient
Personal growth happens in the most interesting ways sometimes. Since my early retirement journey began in late 2014, I figured it'd be a race to the finish line. Sprint fast to get through the next hellish 5 or 6 years. I was worried I might not reach that finish tape, and get … [Read more...] about How Preparing for Early Retirement Makes You a Better Employee
Never one to leave a stone unturned, this article explores the notion of work as a viable place to make good friends and lasting relationships. Sure, early retirement is a worthy goal and a perfectly sane course for many people. But not all of us have the option to pull-up stakes … [Read more...] about How to Create Your Tribe … AT WORK
Supposedly, I'm within ten months of early retirement. Is that exciting? Sure it is! Do I have a clue what my "day-in-the-life" will be when I quit the cubicle? Sorta. But if nothing else at this stage of the journey, I'm fighting some cold feet. Keen to learn about the … [Read more...] about What Are the Alternatives to Early Retirement?