Friday good news

it’s your Friday good news

It’s your Friday good news, with more accounts of success even in this weird time. 1. I’ve been reading this blog for years, usually on my morning commute. I just wanted to write in with some happy job news. I am a degreed librarian with a second niche MA and have worked in libraries in some […]

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it’s your Friday good news

It’s your Friday good news, with more accounts of success even in this weird time. 1. I’ve been reading your blog for over 5 years, it’s helped me out SO much in my journey from finding my first internship to navigating my early career. Not long after WFH started due to the pandemic, I realized that […]

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it’s your Friday good news

It’s your Friday good news, with more accounts of success even in this weird time. 1. I just graduated from college and I was so worried about trying to find my first job post graduation in these strange times. I spent most of the school year crafting cover letters for positions that never so much […]

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it’s your Friday good news

It’s your Friday good news, with more accounts of success even in this weird time. 1. I just started at an organization this past week that essentially does work similar to my area of consulting on a broader scale for multiple clients. I was able to get a higher offer than what the range listed […]

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it’s your Friday good news

It’s your Friday good news, with more accounts of success even in this weird time. 1. I read your recent “you need to ask for a raise” post and decided that you were absolutely right. I’ve been in my current position for 10 years and I’ve never asked for a raise. I’m a government contractor, […]

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it’s your Friday good news

It’s your Friday good news, with more accounts of success even in this weird time. 1. I’m going to be graduating from college soon, so I started looking for work about a month ago. I was really worried about finding anything during the pandemic, and even if I did, I kind of assumed that it […]

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it’s your Friday good news

It’s your Friday good news, with more accounts of success even in this weird time. 1. I wanted to share some good news! I work in a fairly niche industry. For the first five years out of college, I worked in the for-profit side of my industry. I enjoyed it for the most part, but it […]

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it’s your Friday good news

It’s your Friday good news, with more accounts of success even in this weird time. 1. Even before the pandemic, I wasn’t super happy with the ethics of my company, or the way work tended to flow. I loved the people in my department, including my boss, but there were too many top-down issues that […]

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it’s your Friday good news

It’s your Friday good news, with more accounts of success even in this weird time. 1. I’ve been a faithful reader of every post on Ask a Manager since 2017, and I also worked my way through most of the archives. Lately, however, I found myself sometimes having to skip the Friday good news posts. It […]

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it’s your Friday good news

It’s your Friday good news, with more accounts of success even in this weird time. 1. Last year my company was so great when it came to COVID. I work for a large company (~20k employees) and they prioritized saving people’s jobs above all else, which led to a reduction in staff size that was […]

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