Everything inside your cubicle can fit into one box. Previously laid off workers refers to this as the ‘one box rule.’
Optimism and depression comes in the form of LinkedIn.
Losing your job and security is terrifying, but uncertainty is also. It’s time to embrace it, to not only change my path, but to embrace the not knowing. To become comfortable with just walking ahead and facing whatever challenges come my way.
Waking up to your wife crying in bed next to you is pretty much the worst thing in the world.
These days, I may sleep a little later, but I start each day with a palpable hunger for action.
Just as the first person you slept with turned out to not actually be your soul mate (even though it reeeeeally felt like it on that one camping trip), your first job was probably not the absolute professional “make or break” that you thought it was when you took it.