Cubicle Chronicles

Cubicle Chronicles

www.beingbourt.com
A sounding board for the creative millennial who often imagines what life is like beyond the 9-5 or has already taken action to secure a life filled with purpose driven, creative work. This show shares the funny and relatable nuances of cubicle life. Also given is practical advice on what to do or what NOT to do in your journey through corporate and how to align your career with who you really are and what you love. Rate and subscribe! Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/cubiclechronicles/support


How To Start Freelancing with a Full-Time Job
Jun 10 • 32 min
Ever wonder how to get started on freelancing independently while you still work full-time? Here’s what I did to start getting work with clients on the side while still working a 9 to 5. Simple tips that can be done with either zero or small investment.…
I Took the LEAP - Personal Career Story Part II
Mar 27 • 39 min
Continuing with the SECOND phase of my career journey. In this episode, I encourage to listen until the end because *eye* think there’s some gems dropped when it comes to aligning who you are with your career. I talk about my last five jobs to bring my…
My Personal Career Story Part I
Feb 27 • 40 min
I’m back! At least for now, but here is my personal cubicle chronicles story. I realize I haven’t told my career journey story this far and I hope that you listen and all of this will make sense! From my podcast to my Youtube project to my business, I’m…
No, you can’t touch my hair
Sep 10, 2018 • 39 min
In the episode of Cubicle Chronicles I have my second guest, Zachary Nunn of the Living Corporate podcast join me to talk about micro-agressions! Yes, so if you have been looked at as the “voice of black culture” in the office then you my friend have been…
Are you ready for a promotion?
Aug 30, 2018 • 30 min
On this episode I have my very first podcast guest!! Meet Jinissa Smith a resume expert, she will give you some actionable advice on how to tweak and tighten your resume for your next job promotion! Also, I give some quick tips on how to prepare for that…
#CorporateTaughtMe
Aug 11, 2018 • 20 min
What do you already know about running a business that you might have picked up from your day job? In this episode I share some transferrable skills that you probably already have from working full-time that can benefit you in starting a side hustle.…
Is it time to quit your job?
Jun 25, 2018 • 26 min
In the latest episode, I go over 5 key motives that should align with you & your job in order for you to be happy and fulfilled. I also drop 6 key learning points for me over my tenure as a corporate employee. As always follow me on Instagram @itsbourt_…
Employee vs Entrepreneur Mindset Shift
Jun 11, 2018 • 25 min
This week I talk about the difference in mindset of an employee and entrepreneur and what we all can do to go a little harder for ourselves and create our own lanes! Follow me on Instagram @itsbourt_ and reach out to me with your personal Cubicle…
005. What’s your definition of success?
Jun 3, 2018 • 11 min
This week the sounding board write in comes from Candace (@unicorncandy850) who shares a petty exchange with her boss. Also, I highlight 10 signs that you’re more successful than you think you are, friend. We all get caught in the rat race of what we…
004. Twerk Miley Twerk
May 30, 2018 • 8 min
I get another write in from Shalese about a questionably undertoned email she got from her boss. Listen and let me know if you have had anything like this come up for you! Follow Shalese on Instagram @sip_teahouse. She’s out here slinging herbal, homemade…
003. Internship Bait n Switch and are you a job hopper?
May 29, 2018 • 8 min
On this episode I get my first cubicle chronicles question about a internship that pulled the bait and switch on an employee. Also, #soundingboard time, are you a job hopper? Job hoppers typically switch positions in under 3 years and if you are what are…
002. Who is Bourt?
May 29, 2018 • 8 min
Courtney’s personal story and the explanation on how Being Bourt started and the origins of Cubicle Chronicles —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/cubiclechronicles/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/cubiclechronicles/support
001. Introducing Cubicle Chronicles
May 29, 2018 • 3 min
Welcome to the cubicle chronicles - where you can send in your gripes, mishaps or questions about the weird things that happen to you while being on the pursuit to more while still working your day job. —- Send in a voice message:…