• average commute

    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 our lives sitting in our car behind other cars. Unfortunately, not everyone’s commute is an enjoyable romp through the country side. Traffic makes up a good part of many lives and our average commute. We’re not just behind cars. There’s cars to the left of us and cars to the right of us. Cars taking…

  • work sucks

    5 Reasons Why Work Sucks in 2019

    Guys, let’s talk about why work sucks. Actually, let’s take a step back before we talk about why work sucks. In reality, work isn’t all that bad, there are worse things like a root canal. I mention that because I have an appointment for one next Tuesday. You want to charge me $1000 to do what? Thanks Mr. Dentist. Anyway, I want to be reasonable here before I tell you why I think work sucks. First, let’s get the good things about work out of the way so you don’t think me a negative person. You get the moneys and you can use that moneys to buy things. Like N’Sync…

  • insurance job

    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 in that regard. It even has high walls. There’s a computer there and a monitor too. I have a keyboard, a mouse and a comfortable chair. The company provided the keyboard but I bought the mouse myself, it’s an ergonomic one. I even have a view of a park since I have a window seat.…