Shout-out: Become your best boss ever

Hello all!    Our Saturday morning shout-outs highlight a post/article/book/other that I’ve come across lately that deserves exactly that: a ‘shout-out.’ The goal here is to hopefully introduce my readers to other authors or bloggers that have had an impact on me, my writing, and my life.   This week’s shout-out is: Become your best boss ever by Jillian at Montana Money Adventures Jillian is currently a self-employed blogger but it wasn’t always that way. She worked 20 years for a wide variety of bosses. Good, bad, and indifferent. But now she’s faced with a new challenge – one you might not expect from a self-employed individual… She’s working on developing her skills so that she can effectively manage her employee(s) – namely herself.   This is a pretty unique picture of the fact that reaching the end of the rainbow (retirement or self-employment) doesn’t come with an instruction manual or just […]

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Do what you love (financial pillar #1)

Check out the complete list of Financial Pillars Here   Do what you love…   It may not start out this way. You may do what’s necessary to get your income rolling in a positive direction but eventually, wouldn’t the ideal goal be to do what you love rather than to do what you have to – just to get by?   I believe that happiness in life rests in the freedom to do the things that bring you the most joy, professionally and otherwise. This could be spending time with family, hiking, working for yourself, painting, writing, or any number of activities that you enjoy. Some view this as their retirement goal… Work all of your life eyeing up the last 20 or so years. Man, retirement will be so sweet, but the first 65 will be… a bear. That’s no way to live.   There have been scores of […]

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