How to make your life at work better

How to make your life at work better

Have you accomplished your professional goals for 2023? (Yes, it’s hard to believe there are only a few more weeks left in the year.) Some firms require employees to identify goals for the year. Other firms give their employees goals to achieve. In either case,...
Finding Work After Losing Your Spouse

Finding Work After Losing Your Spouse

Through my practice, I work with individuals who recently lost their spouse. It’s difficult to watch someone struggle with grief while facing the realities of their financial situation. Often, they may be in a situation where there isn’t enough income to support the...
Facing Reality After Your Divorce

Facing Reality After Your Divorce

Going through a divorce is difficult. Not only does it impact you emotionally, but it also impacts you financially now and in the future. Unfortunately, some people will make decisions during a divorce based on emotion instead of financial impact. For example, some...
Look Beyond Money When Planning For Retirement

Look Beyond Money When Planning For Retirement

If you’re planning for retirement, you may be focused on the money aspect – running calculations to ensure you won’t outlive your money. While that’s an essential aspect of retirement planning, it’s not the only item to consider. Look beyond money when...
What to Do When Your Boss Is on Vacation

What to Do When Your Boss Is on Vacation

“When the cat’s away, the mice will play.” It’s a saying that means when there’s no supervision, people tend to do as they please … even breaking the rules. When your boss is on vacation, you may see coworkers coming in later than normal. They may even...
Quit Using Text to Respond to Frustrated Clients

Quit Using Text to Respond to Frustrated Clients

When there’s an issue with your client, pick up the phone and call them. If your texts or emails go beyond two messages regarding a situation, take it as an indication that you need to call your frustrated client. When going back and forth via text or email,...