One Year of Blogging: It’s Been Educational

One year ago today I clicked on the publish button and I officially became a blogger.  It’s been educational to say the least.  I’ve learned so much about blogging in this first year and I still have much more to learn.  To continue in this journey you have to really enjoy blogging. Otherwise, you will soon quit because it can get lonely out here.  Thankfully, I’ve had great company. Here are my favorite things about blogging You Never Stop Learning: I have learned a great deal about early retirement, ways to save on cellphones, groceries, home maintenance, how to invest, travel … Continue reading

Job Search: Working With Recruiters

In my last post I mentioned that both my husband and I had started searching for new positions. During this last few weeks we’ve been diligently managing the many aspects of the job search process. One of the areas I’d like to discuss today is recruiters. Working with recruiters can be a great benefit to your job search.  However, there are several steps to consider when connecting with a recruiter to better serve your needs. Connecting With A Recruiter First, connecting with a recruiter can be your choice or they could contact you directly.  If word has gotten out that you’re … Continue reading