Monthly Archives: October 2014

MONDAY MOVIES: “Birdman”

Sometimes work drives you crazy. In this case, literally. I had the good fortune to see “Birdman” in limited release, where it soared this past weekend. I’ve been looking forward to it for awhile, and it didn’t disappoint. At its core, “Birdman” is about putting your heart into your work and finding out what happens when […]

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Being A Monk in the World

I rarely pick up and read a book from cover to cover. I lose interest, I get sleepy when I read for more than five minutes… it just never works out. So it only makes sense that when I begin and finish a book, I feel like sharing it with everyone! Yesterday I finished A Monk […]

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3 Day Work Week? It Comes With Caveats

How does a 3 day work week sound? That could be the case if a Mexican billionaire has his way, according to a recent CNN Money article. Carlos Slim — worth some $83 billion — recently said that workers should have more time when they’re young to enjoy life rather than sitting in a cubicle all week […]

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TUESDAY TUNES: “You Can’t Always Get What You Want”, The Rolling Stones

First things first: Hello to all those who have visited Justin’s Jobs already today from across the world! I hope the following words are proper greetings, but please let me know if I lost something in translation: Hello! (USA) | ¡Hola! (Brazil) | Kumusta! (Phillippines) | Ciao! (Italy) You may already know today’s Tuesday Tune: “You Can’t Always Get […]

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Wanna Quit Your Job? Pack A Parachute

Hello again! Sorry that I haven’t written anything in a while… it’s been a busy several weeks. I’ll fill you in later on all the developments, but in the meantime, it’s good to be back. I just noticed an article on Salon written by a man (David Sobel) who quit a job that he hated, […]

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