Tag: Weekend

What Does It Mean When You Send Me Emails Over a Long Holiday Weekend?

It’s Friday, July 5th, so that can mean only one thing–a large percentage of people in America are taking the day off, or are at work enjoying the silence that comes with an American Holiday falling on Tuesday or Thursday. American holidays on Tuesdays and Thursdays correlate to opportunities to create 4 day weekends by taking Monday or Friday off respectively. Still, I see…

Career Confessions of Gen Z – Every Day Is the Weekend

Over the past couple of years, I’ve observed a number of situations where past generations viewed the working habits of current generations (Gen Y and Z) with a level of angst, dare I say spite, specifically when considering “hours spent in the office”. This isn’t new, in fact there is almost a comedic undertone to the inherent daily misunderstandings resulting from the coexistence of…

A Memorial Day Weekend Thank You!

You may have seen me post this picture before. It is my nephew Paul, a Naval Officer, with his son Mason standing on his feet. Paul has served our country for the past two decades, been wounded and recovered during the second Gulf War conflict, and has had many dangerous tours of duty during that time. He does this to protect our nation and…

Weekend Reads For Sourcers and Recruiters

It’s been a busy week for many of you. The year is coming to an end and recruiting departments are planning for next year while trying to close out requisitions that have been approved for this year. Many of you may find yourselves traveling to and from conferences as conference season is in full swing. Whatever is going on with you this fall, the weekend…