Career crossroads – my insurance job is boring

Career crossroads – my insurance job is boring

An insurance job is decent. It's often low stress, steady and predictable. Sometimes, in rare spurts, it's even interesting. However, most times, an insurance job is just plain boring. Hmm, maybe that just applies to most office jobs. I, like many Americans, sit in a cubicle all day. It's a spacious cubicle so I'm lucky [...]

The average commute, the traffic, effect on wages and your life

The average commute, the traffic, effect on wages and your life

Ah, the commute, what a wonderful thing. Especially, when it comes with a little side of traffic. The average commute is a slog that's part of every day life and can be quite a hassle. Those of us with careers near a city are well versed in the subject. We spend a good portion of [...]