Why is blogging extremely rewarding for you?
This question was posted to a bloggers’ group that I belong to on Facebook. For someone whose current career was built on blogging, this should have been easy to answer. But I found myself unable to articulate my thoughts and give a direct answer. Thus, I decided to share my story with you, hoping that it would convey how rewarding blogging has been for me.
My journey starts in May 2008. I was working at least 10 hours a day, six days a week for a BPO. It was the ideal job for a voracious reader since all I had to do was read and write abstracts. But it does not pay well and there’s no growth… I would have to kill more than a handful of people to get a managerial position. Moreover, it was a mentally stressful job that all I wanted to do when I get home is rest. That’s not an option for a single mom like me. I decided to quit. [Read more…]