Curating your career
Perhaps the greatest challenge for any millennial in today’s fast-paced world is how to get the most out of your career. We are better educated than any generation that has come before us, yet we are dealing with a global economy that’s far more challenging than ever. Sometimes, we might find ourselves getting depressed, knowing that, at our age, our parents seemed to have it all figured out!
But fear not, dear reader, the Essential Millennial team is here to help! In this section, you will find stories about how to make money online, how to map out your own career path, useful tips for the office, ways to achieve a healthy work-life balance and much, much more, so that you’ll be ready to take on each and every challenge that comes your way.
Meditation – I used to think it was one of those things reserved for long, grey-haired hippies and Buddhist monks undergoing pilgrimages in Nepal or something… but today this stereotype is no longer relevant and meditation is an activity that’s not only easy to take up in order to complement your daily life, it’s incrediblyContinue reading “20 Reasons To Take Up Meditation In 2020”
Working from home is awesome! But don’t kid yourself into thinking that it’s easy. You’re presented with all kinds of new challenges. The rules of the workplace are currently in flux and it’s hard to work things out – especially in the beginning.
Millennials are a generation that was told they could be anything. Astronaut, no worries. Pilot, of course. President, sure. You just had to put your mind to it. But as we all get older the truth reveals itself. We can be a lot of things, but sometimes what we want we cannot be.
Countries like Vietnam, China, Japan, and Kyrgyzstan (amongst so many others) recruit thousands of foreign teachers every year. If you’re considering becoming one of them, check out our compilation of pros, cons, and tips to help you figure out what kind of job, and which country is right for you before you commit.
It’s normal to not LOVE every minute of your job, but if stress and negative situations at work are affecting your quality of life, it’s time to start making small changes that can improve your work day a little at a time.
So you’ve finally landed that dream job? The new year has come about and businesses are finally opening up to bringing in new employees… Can you now put your feet up and relax? No. Or perhaps you’ve already been working at the same company for a while and just want that raise to make youContinue reading “5 Tips For Negotiating A Better Salary”
While the Internet can be called the most significant innovation of our lifetime and many of us millennials use it pretty much all the time, we still seem to be constrained into the same 9-5 lifestyle that our parents were. However, it is possible to make money online, without going into the office. Here areContinue reading “10 Ways To Make A Living Online”