By now, you’ve probably heard: burnout is real. A word and a concept that’s permeated our culture is now an official diagnosis according to the World Health Organization. The WHO added the diagnosis to its updated diagnostic manual (ICD-11) specifying that the diagnosis can only be used around work and careers (or in an “occupational … Continued
I’ve been working at the same company for four years part-time while completing a graduate program with the expectation that after I graduated the company would hire me full-time. My manager just off-handedly (and pretty dismissively) let me know that they don’t have any full-time positions. Should I address it directly? Start looking elsewhere? Did I waste all this time for nothing?
June 21st is the longest day of the year, which means we can either savor or squander the extra two seconds of daylight bestowed upon us by the people who made up astronomy. (And I am being exact here: Chicago, for example, will enjoy 15:13:40 of daylight compared to the depressing day before with a … Continued