The Importance Of Diversity Of Income

Despite my constant male posturing, I have to admit there have been many moments of my life where I’ve seriously screwed up. Most recently, I was writing articles for my job, and the chief editors complained of the lack of quality writing.

The problem was I began to write articles that I thought sounded less “dry,” but I guess the people in charge were not happy with that at all.

Unfortunately, I lost publishing rights for the moment, so I have to submit my writing to an editor again.

That’s a small step back in the wrong direction, but that’s ok.

I’m fairly sure I can salvage my position because it was a genuine mistake on my behalf, rather than a result of laziness or lack of work-ethic.

However, with that said, I’m glad I’ve been working on other marketable skills because it’s important to generate revenue from multiple sources.

You never know when you might lose something entirely.

I would argue having one job is not enough in today’s day and age. If you lose that job, you lose everything.

I’ve read the average time a person spends at one vocation in modern times is two or three years max.

 

Old Farmers
It’s not like this anymore

 

People quit, they get fired, companies fold, companies move to Mexico, and businesses get bought out by bigger conglomerates.

Many different things can happen.

There is the possibility of losing your job due to “workplace politics,” as well.

If you haven’t worked a lot of jobs, you will be completely unfamiliar with what I mean by “workplace politics.”

Office Politics

The best thing you can do for yourself when you want to keep a job is work as hard as you can.

However, it’s possible that sometimes, a person you work with can develop an enormous vendetta against you.

If someone feels threatened by you, if you make them feel jealous, or maybe they just plain don’t like you, these individuals can threaten your livelihood.

I call them “workplace snakes.”

These are people who are actively trying to get you fired for some unexplained reason, although they will smile to your face and pretend everything is all good.

I once worked in a nightclub as a waiter for about 7-8 months.

When I was working there, I could always sense that the head bartender had a problem with me.

In fact, I couldn’t get along with anyone there, which is strange for me, because normally I’m able to get along with people fairly well.

For example, at the club I work at now, people are always telling the managers how great I am, which is quite the change in comparison to the last one.

At the first club, we’ll call it Club1; a family of Arabs ran it.

It was the husband, the wife, the step-sister, one cousin, and then several family friends.

I could sense that I was an outsider there. I mean, it was evident.

On any given night, I was the ONLY white person there. Not only was I not Arab, but I wasn’t a family member either.

The bartender knew that I was always hitting on girls because let’s be honest, he always was too, but I think he may have felt threatened by me a little bit.

Eventually, the bartender started doing all kinds of little snake shit.

He would tell me to sit with him at a table full of girls and have a drink, which I obviously was not allowed to do at all (although he was because of his close relationship with the owner)

I absolutely, could not, without a doubt, sit at a table with clients and have a drink.

It was so absurd that he would even ask me to do that.

But he tried to make it seem like it was all good.

But, no, I knew it wasn’t.

It was non-stop with that kind of shit.

He was always trying to get me to do shit that would obviously get me fired.

And you know what?

Eventually, he got his way.

They fired me in the end.

They told me it was because of “little mistakes,” but I honestly doubt that.

Club1 was the first time that I lost a job.

I was devastated, straight up, crushed.

That’s ok though. I prevailed.

You’ll encounter these individuals throughout your life whether you like it or not.

The example I’ve outlined here is just one of the reasons that a person in this day and age need multiple revenue streams.

You don’t know what’s going to happen. You could encounter a “workplace snake,” or your company could fold. You have to be resilient in the face of change.

 

 

64 thoughts on “The Importance Of Diversity Of Income

  1. Attractive section of content. I just stumbled upon your web site and
    in accession capital to assert that I acquire actually enjoyed account your blog posts.
    Anyway I will be subscribing to your feeds and even I achievement you access consistently fast.

  2. Great post. I was checking continuously this weblog and I
    am impressed! Extremely useful information specifically the last part 🙂 I deal with
    such info much. I used to be looking for this certain info for a very lengthy time.
    Thank you and best of luck.

  3. Howdy, i read your blog from time to time and i own a similar one and i was just curious if you
    get a lot of spam remarks? If so how do you reduce
    it, any plugin or anything you can suggest?

    I get so much lately it’s driving me insane so any help is very much appreciated.

  4. Its ѕuch as you read my mind! You seem to
    know а lot apprοximately thіs, such as you wrote the ebook in it or something.

    I feel that you simply could do with some percent to pressure thе message house a
    little bit, howeᴠer insteaⅾ of that, that is excellent blog.
    A great read. I wilⅼ definitelү be back.

  5. Excellent goods from you, man. I have understand your stuff previous to and you’re
    just too fantastic. I actually like what you have acquired here, really
    like what you are saying and the way in which you say it.
    You make it entertaining and you still care for to keep it wise.
    I cant wait to read far more from you. This is really a wonderful website.

  6. Thanks for a marvelous posting! I genuinely enjoyed reading it, you’re a great author.

    I will ensure that I bookmark your blog and definitely will come back someday.
    I want to encourage you to ultimately continue your great posts, have a nice morning!

  7. With so many a variety of teacups puppies made available from the breeders,
    you will get a little confused in terms of selecting the best
    teacup puppy. Goat housing is a very essential component in having a effective and profitable goat farming company.
    In the event you plan to permit the goats wander
    with your fields, then make sure that the fields are free of
    charge from particular plants and weeds that are
    poisonous or could trigger abus and illnesses to goats.

  8. Hello There. I found your blog using msn. This is a very well written article.
    I will be sure to bookmark it and return to read more of your useful information. Thanks for the post.
    I’ll definitely return.

  9. I usdd to be recommended this blog through my cousin. I’m not positive whnether or not this submit iis written through him as no one else
    realize such designated about my difficulty. You are wonderful!
    Thank you!
    Revisão opcional web site etx capital

  10. I’ve read a few just right stuff here. Certainly price bookmarking for revisiting.
    I wonder how much attempt you place to make one of these excellent informative website.

  11. Howdy I am so excited I found your webpage, I really found you by mistake, while
    I was searching on Yahoo for something else, Anyhow I am here now and would just like to say thanks
    a lot for a remarkable post and a all round interesting blog (I
    also love the theme/design), I don’t have time to browse it all at the moment but
    I have saved it and also included your RSS feeds, so when I have
    time I will be back to read much more, Please do keep up
    the fantastic jo.

  12. obviously like your web-site but you have to check the
    spelling on several of your posts. Several of them are rife with spelling issues and I find it very troublesome to inform the truth then again I’ll definitely come back again.

  13. Pretty section of content. I just stumbled upon your web site and in accession capital to assert that I get actually enjoyed account your blog posts. Any way I will be subscribing to your augment and even I achievement you access consistently quickly.

  14. Thank you a bunch for sharing this with all people you actually realize what you are talking approximately!

    Bookmarked. Kindly also talk over with my site =). We may have a link change contract between us

  15. Wonderful blog! I found it while browsing on Yahoo News. Do you have any suggestions on how to get listed in Yahoo News? I’ve been trying for a while but I never seem to get there! Thanks

  16. Wow that was unusual. I just wrote an really long comment but after I clicked submit my comment didn’t appear. Grrrr… well I’m not writing all that over again. Regardless, just wanted to say excellent blog!

  17. My brother suggested I might like this website. He was entirely right.
    This post truly made my day. You can not imagine simply
    how much time I had spent for this information! Thanks!

  18. Needed to write you one very small word in order to thank you over again with your splendid suggestions you’ve shown in this article. It is quite pretty generous of people like you to present publicly all that numerous people might have offered for an e book to generate some bucks for their own end, principally since you could possibly have done it if you decided. Those concepts also acted like a fantastic way to recognize that other people online have a similar zeal the same as my own to learn great deal more in terms of this matter. I am sure there are thousands of more pleasant times ahead for individuals who go through your blog.

  19. Appreciating the commitment you put into your site and in depth information you offer. It’s awesome to come across a blog every once in a while that isn’t the same out of date rehashed material. Great read! I’ve bookmarked your site and I’m adding your RSS feeds to my Google account.

  20. I am not certain the place you are getting your info, but good topic. I needs to spend some time finding out much more or working out more. Thank you for wonderful information I was searching for this information for my mission.

  21. I’ve been exploring for a bit for any high-quality articles or blog posts on this sort of area . Exploring in Yahoo I at last stumbled upon this web site. Reading this information So i am happy to convey that I’ve a very good uncanny feeling I discovered exactly what I needed. I most certainly will make sure to do not forget this web site and give it a look regularly.

  22. Does your blog have a contact page? I’m having problems locating it but, I’d like to send you an e-mail. I’ve got some suggestions for your blog you might be interested in hearing. Either way, great blog and I look forward to seeing it expand over time.

  23. With havin so much written content do you ever run into any problems of plagorism or copyright infringement? My site has a lot of completely unique content I’ve either created myself or outsourced but it seems a lot of it is popping it up all over the internet without my authorization. Do you know any techniques to help reduce content from being ripped off? I’d genuinely appreciate it.|

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.