Category Archives of : Hate Your Job?

The Spartan Guide To Ending The Grind

If you’re reading this, chances are you want to end your grind (and you have some time to spare because this post is looong!). Hopefully you’ve seen the movie 300 as well! If not, then go to RedBox right now,watch it, then come read this post. Can’t wait? OK, go ahead then and read it […]

The Things We Think And Do Not Say

Why is it that when I’m talking to someone and I ask them about their job they usually respond with something like “it could be worse”, “it’s a paycheck”, or “it pays the bills”? Is it because they don’t want to complain, don’t want to seem like ungrateful brats, or maybe actually think that living […]

7 Good Reasons To Quit Your Desk Job To Become A Digital Entrepreneur

The Grind Of Your Desk Job It’s 10 o’clock in the morning and you’ve already had enough. Your eyes are glazed over, you’re half asleep in your chair, the week has dragged on so slowly. You just can’t wait for it to end. It’s only Monday. You are in the grind. Millions of us are […]

The Longest 4 Years Of My Life

Today marks the fourth anniversary that I have been at my current job <insert loud sigh followed by several minutes of weeping openly>. Now, four years may not seem like a long time, but when you hate your job more than you hate anything else in this world, it’s a VERY long time. To be […]

Calling All Grinders

First off, I want to thank those of you who have shared your opinions with me about the future of this blog. I honestly want to make this blog the best resource possible, which is the reason I wrote my post asking for feedback. I’ve received a number of comments and emails with suggestions on how […]

Beyond Bored Straight

If you’ve never seen the television series, Beyond Scared Straight, it’s about troubled teens being sent into maximum security prisons to get a taste of what they have to look forward to if they continue on their current path in life. They then proceed to shit their pants and cry for mommy. This article is […]

10 Reasons to Escape The Cubicle

Call  me crazy, but I don’t see how anyone can tolerate a sit-on-your-ass all day desk job. It blows my mind how people (my boss included) can literally sit in front of a computer and stare it for 8 straight hours. If I’m at my desk for more than an hour, I start to go […]

Why Job Security Is Complete Bullshit

If you asked 1,000 people to sum up in a single word what a typical job with health benefits, paid vacations, and a 401(k) retirement plan means to them, they will most likely answer ‘security’. I would have answered this question the exact same way a few years ago. We are taught to go to school, get good grades, go to college, and […]

5 Job Burn Out Symptoms

Work is a part of life. A HUGE part of life! We will spend more time working a job than doing anything else over the course of a lifetime. Given that we will spend upwards of 90,000 hours in a job, hopefully that we at least enjoy, it makes perfect sense that we would get […]

What To Do When You Hate Your Job

Working a job is part of life. At some point, virtually all of us will have worked for someone else. There are those who go on to own their own companies and there are those who will work for the man for their entire lives. Unfortunately, far too many people are dissatisfied with their careers. […]