I was contacted recently by a Soldier named Brandon (last name omitted) who is considering leaving the military and pursuing a civilian job. I had posted a comment on a Kiplinger article awhile ago and it caught his interest as my tone was (and is) such that the military safety net is not a good […]Read More Leaving the Military for a Civilian Job
If you are fond of the occassional drink, you have undoubtedly encountered a bartender or two in your time. Yes, this is a post that involves discussion about drinking so if you’re on of those that do not agree with drinking, you might want to skip this post. Meeting Bartenders around the world This year […]Read More Bartender Friends
Hello again, thanks for checking in. I’ll get right to the point – if you’re unemployed or “employed but looking”, or maybe you’re in a position where you know you’ll need a job soon and would like to get a jump start on it (exiting the military comes to mind), then you’ll find this post […]Read More How to good find a job that requires neither a college degree nor extensive experience.
A little background “Perry, if you want to join an organization that will always look out for you, there’s no better place than the Marine Corps”. That’s what my career counselor told me in high school back in 1983. He shared a lot of his impressions with the Corps that I don’t need to go […]Read More Hiring the Military
Get Hired without college or experience! It’s normal these days to feel the need to get a college degree or to have a lot of experience before feeling you are a good fit for a job – in many cases this is absolutely true. However, there are many jobs that pay well that require neither […]Read More No college, no experience, no problem – Get Hired!
Top 10 Books $0 to $60K in 90 Days presents a list of the Top 10 books that are critical to anybody’s self improvement library. The problem is not that there is no material to read and study, the problem is that there is so much of it! The amount of material to sort through today on […]Read More Top 10 books you should read
I have shamelssly reproduced Al Pacino’s “A game of inches” speech below from his movie “Any Given Sunday”, only because it’s something that should be read or heard by everybody everywhere. Read and heed, then remember to take action. Game of Inches – Video: The YouTube video can be found here Game of Inches – […]Read More A Game of Inches – Al Pacino
Why is this unnecessary? This is unnecessary simply because the United States Marine Corps doesn’t need me to extend praise – the Marine Corps earns it’s praise on it’s own and most Americans as well as people all around the world are well aware of what a phenomenal organization the Marine Corps is. To get a […]Read More My Unneccesary Tribute to the Marine Corps
Mobile Bartending Guide – why mobile? If you’re a bartender, want to be a bartender, or have ever thought about it, you may want to consider augmenting your income as a Mobile Bartender using the ideas set forth in this quick Mobile Bartending Guide. As a Mobile Bartender, you will become responsible for marketing your […]Read More Mobile Bartending Guide – Make some extra money tonight!
What is a Working Class Hero, and how does Sean Connery fit? I started writing about the “working class hero” type, but then my wanderings moved me to one of my favorite all-time actors – Sean Connery who was, in fact, a perfect example of a Working Class Hero. I guess I should provide my […]Read More Sean Connery – working class hero? Great Scot!