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Photo by Erin Larson on Unsplash In a breath of fresh air and good news, LinkedIn published, "New job? Don't wait to set boundaries," which you can find here: https://www.linkedin.com/news/story/new-job-dont-wait-to-set-boundaries-5827010/. This sort of thing is admittedly easier when you freelance or work for yourself. The boundaries are...

Photo by Michelle Tresemer on Unsplash Skeptical dog is skeptical. And a bit scared. Last week, I wrote about LinkedIn's headline re: bosses want your camera on. (https://causeyconsultingllc.com/2022/04/18/engagement-or-surveillance/) The headline seems to have changed now from, "Bosses want your camera on" (https://www.linkedin.com/news/story/bosses-want-your-camera-on-5808914/) to "The case for no...

Subtitled: Here's What Corporate America Really Thinks. I'm passionate about exposing cult-like tactics used in Corporate America, the Digital Panopticon of surveillance masquerading as "togetherness" or "engagement" and Workplace Feudalism. Why? Because I think people need to peek behind the curtain and see how the world...

[buzzsprout episode='10475369' player='true'] Last week, I talked about Strategic Quitting & Radical Acceptance. So what do we do with these moments in the business world? Key topics: ✔️ Recently, my friend Joe felt incredibly burned out and had to decide if it was temporary or permanent. ✔️ Taking a break...

Photo by Tuesday Temptation on Unsplash Sometimes I just don't even know. *Heavy sigh* Yesterday, I read this article "Want a raise? Don't cite inflation" on LinkedIn (https://www.linkedin.com/news/story/want-a-raise-dont-cite-inflation-4755121/) and wanted to rub my eyes like Gordon Ramsay when he witnesses a complete disaster in a restaurant. In...

Photo by Priscilla Du Preez on Unsplash Yesterday I saw an article on LinkedIn titled, "Millions staying away from work," which you can find here: https://www.linkedin.com/news/story/millions-staying-away-from-work-5303964/. Now, is that just click-bait or is it true? In the blurb, editor Jake Perez writes: "About three million people who...

Photo by Patrick Perkins on Unsplash   Oh boy. Another LinkedIn classic. "Bosses want your camera on," which you can find here: https://www.linkedin.com/news/story/bosses-want-your-camera-on-5808914/ Part of me is like, "Really? I still have to blog about this kind of junk?" 😣 In the blurb, editor Cate Chapman writes: "Many bosses want employees...

[buzzsprout episode='10349441' player='true'] Facing an impasse? Wondering if it's a temporary roadblock or a total dead-end? It's important to know when to quit or when to persevere. Key topics: ✔️ Seth Godin talks about strategic quitting in The Dip. But how do we know if we are in...

Photo by bruce mars on Unsplash "Cause I'll tell you one thing: You can't get what you want...

Photo by Jane Almon on Unsplash "We allowed you to work from home even though we hate it. So now we want to punish you by forcing you to have no boundaries and reply to Slack messages at 10pm." Signed, Awful Companies   LinkedIn recently published an article...