How Much Does the First Amendment Really Protect Me at Work?

How Much Does the First Amendment Really Protect Me at Work?

Over the past few weeks, there has been a heightened interest in the First Amendment’s freedom of speech as it relates to what employers can and cannot keep you from saying or doing, especially when it comes to using social media to express your political opinions. Regardless what those views may be, it’s worth understanding your rights and any limits on your freedom of speech.

Stressed Out Millennials...Words of Wisdom from a Gen Xer

Stressed Out Millennials...Words of Wisdom from a Gen Xer

Got Stress Millennials????

I am hearing screams of a Hell's Yeah coming from the masses!

These days I am surrounded by young people and most of them are stressed to the MAX.  Whether they are clients or people I meet networking who are college students, just getting out of college and into the work force or entering their 30s, I see the same thing I see both in myself and those that are older (AHEM young at heart.)

3 Places to Find Killer Content Ideas For Your Blog

3 Places to Find Killer Content Ideas For Your Blog

One of the areas where many business owners struggle is coming up with content ideas for their blog.

It's easy to come up with a handful of topics, but once you run out of those, then what? For many, that can mean taking a break from your blog. Unfortunately, that's one of the worst things you can do.

However, there is a solution.

Do What Makes You Happy

Do What Makes You Happy

Happiness is a funny topic.  Most of the time when I raise it with my clients they initially feel like it's an idealistic "pie in the sky" kind of concept.  We have become almost obsessed these days with being enraged.  There is this notion that if you are not enraged then you are being ignorant or turning a blind eye.  Doing what makes you happy has become counter culture.