Mr. Happy Work Blog

The Benefits of Creating a Work Tracker

The Power of Creating a Work Tracker: Boosting Productivity and Achieving Your Goals

In a world characterized by constant distractions and an ever-increasing workload, staying organized and productive has never been more critical. Whether you’re a student, a professional, an entrepreneur, or someone trying to balance multiple responsibilities, managing your time effectively can make all the difference in achieving your goals. One powerful strategy that… Read More

Working from home is the future

Working from Home is the Future! Here’s Why

In recent years, work-from-home jobs have gained unprecedented momentum, transforming the way we work and challenging traditional office-centric paradigms. The COVID-19 pandemic acted as an accelerator, forcing companies worldwide to adopt remote work practices, albeit out of necessity. However, as we emerge from the pandemic, it’s increasingly clear that remote work is… Read More

How to not let the success of others keep you down

How to Not Let the Success of Others Get You Down

In today’s fast-paced and competitive world, it’s easy to find yourself comparing your achievements to those of others. Social media platforms like Instagram, Facebook, and LinkedIn often serve as constant reminders of the success and accomplishments of your peers. While celebrating the success of others is essential, it’s equally important to ensure… Read More

Is it better to be paid hourly or salary?

Is It Better to be Paid Hourly or Salary?

When it comes to work and getting paid, compensation structures play a critical role in shaping an individual’s work-life balance, financial stability, and overall job satisfaction. Two primary compensation structures dominate the job market: hourly wages and salaried positions. Each comes with its own set of advantages and drawbacks, and the choice… Read More

Can being too good at job not let you get promoted?

Can Being Too Good at Your Job Prevent You from Getting Promoted?

In today’s rapidly evolving professional landscape, the pursuit of excellence is a common theme woven into the fabric of career aspirations. However, a thought-provoking question has begun to emerge: Could being too good at your job potentially hinder your chances of receiving a well-deserved promotion? In this blog post, we will delve… Read More

A Guide to Working with Negative Co-Workers

A Guide to Working with Negative Coworkers

People love to complain. You don’t have to look far to find that negative conversations and complaints often dominate the positive or inspiring ones. You’ll see media and journalism filled to the brim with news that almost always has a depressing tone to it, and social media is filled with the rants… Read More

Should I Get My Boss a Gift

Ask Mr. Happy Work – Should I Get My Boss a Gift?

Welcome to another edition of “Ask Mr. Happy Work”, where you ask me questions about work, careers, education, life, (or anything really), and I answer them! Today’s question is about the topic of buying gifts for your boss at work.  Do you need to buy them a gift?  What should you get… Read More

The Benefits of Online College

The Benefits of Online College

Higher education and skills training have become increasingly important to be marketable in today’s job market.  Thanks to the expansion of technology and the age of the Internet, online colleges and schools have become an especially popular option for pursuing degrees or certifications.  There has been consistent year over year growth (around… Read More