May 2016 Goal Checkin

Monthly Goal Check-in #5 – @ 6/1/2016

Gen Y Finance Guy Career, Goal Setting 18 Comments

One… Two… Three… Four… Five…Holy crap! That’s right, we are approaching the half way point rather quickly. May was an absolutely nutty month at work, and the call of duty had me stepping up to the plate to put in many 90+ hour work weeks. We are in the middle of a HUGE deal at work and I have been helping lead …

Reality of Overnight Success

The Reality of The Overnight Success…It’s 10 Years in the Making!

Gen Y Finance Guy Career 24 Comments

My guess is that many of you who read this blog suffer from the self-imposed belief that you always have to be “on” and “productive”. You’re a SERIAL ACHIEVER that has a hard time shutting it off and shutting it down. You always have to be learning. When you’re not learning you’re taking action and applying what you’ve learned. You’re almost always …

Climbing The Corporate Ladder

The Email That Lead To A $60,000 Increase In Compensation

Gen Y Finance Guy Career, Featured, Freedom Fighter, New Rules, The JOB 48 Comments

Ever since starting this blog I have been doing some deep introspection with regards to my career and my interests. I have spent the majority of my career since graduating college in Corporate Finance. Being the good corporate monkey that I was taught to be, I have done everything to continue and progress my career in Finance. When you pursue …