Employment Happenings for 2018

So much has happened in employment for 2017 and even more to come in 2018.

I read an article on SHRM, that compared the “Ins and Outs” for 2018. Some interesting points were highlighted. 2018 is looking like the year of the employee: new leave laws, increased wages, and revamped programs for better talent management and employee retention.

I think most of these changes and shifts will improve workplace culture but there maybe be some downfall. I’m still very skeptical about this “artificial intelligence” in the workplace.

Thoughts?

6 Common Interview Questions and Responding Accordingly

We all hate interviews [especially me], but it’s the standardized process that we all must go through in order to get the job. Some of us have been to so many interviews, we know the common questions and exactly how to answer the question. However, if you’re new to the …

Experience & Character

Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthen, ambition inspired, and success achieved.

– Helen Keller


Where you’re missing that silver spoon, you’ve got them double Ds [drive and determination]. Sometimes we go through so much and pray that life would be a little bit easier on us, but that’s not how we grow. We have to work harder and smarter. We have to experience the trials and tribulations, to achieve our greater success. Don’t forget that the people we look up to or inspire us the most, didn’t have success handed to them. They did what we are trying to do. Experience builds character!

Peace = Beach

Paradise Beach, Carriacou Grenada WI

This is my idea of peace on earth. Beautiful calm blue waters on a hot sandy beach – serene!
Carriacou is the sister island to my home of Grenada. Every time I travel there, it’s always a bittersweet moment when I have to leave. One day it will become home again.