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"She went off the grid to write a book about being off the grid so she could come back to a better place on the grid."
Tags:grid, off the grid, go off the grid, going off the grid, writer, writers, author, authors, self-help, publish, publishes, publishing, hypocrite, hypocrites, hypocrisy, capitalist, capitalists, capitalism, aspire, aspires, aspiring, upgrade, upgrades, upgrading, move up, moves up, moving up, famous
Letter On Its Way From Omaha To New York
Tags:letter, letters, mail, the mail, post, the post, omaha, new york, new york city, nyc, ny, excited, excitement, the big apple, postal service, the postal service, the post service, tourist, tourists, adventure, adventures, journey, journeys, nebraska, rural, country mouse, country mice, moving up, going up in the world
"Well you know how it is, you've got to keep moving or die."
"I'm working my way up the executive ladder."
Tags:starting from the bottom, moving up, corporate ladder, corporate ladders, corporate culture, corporate climate, corporate attitude, corporate attitudes, janitor, janitors, janitorial, janitorials, executive, executives, business culture, business cultures, hard work, hard worker, hard workers, hard working, white collar job, white collar jobs
"I started out eating homework. Now I shred documents."
Tags:animal, animals, talking animal, talking animals, anthropomorphic, pet, pets, pet owner, pet owners, dog, dogs, dog owner, dog owners, puppy, puppies, dog ate my homework, homework, shred, paper, papers, paperwork, eating, shredding, document, documents, brag, bragging, jealous, jealousy, promotion, promotions, promoted, moving up, business, skill, skills, skilled, talented, talent, talents, good performance, office, offices, office life
"By golly, J.B., all that lobbying really paid off."
"He started as a cleaning robot, but then moved up to become our top stock-picking bot."
Tags:robots, robotics, stock picking robot, stock market, stocks and bonds, machines, employment, outsourcing, economic, financial, financial advisors, stock brokers, workforce, promotion, promotions, up through the ranks, through the ranks, move up, moving up, moves up, new role, new roles, job promotion, job promotions
"You'll go far here, Birnbach."
From Ant Farm to Ant Condo
Tags:ant farm, ant farms, farm, farms, starter home, starter homes, starter, starters, apartment, apartments, studio apartment, studio apartments, condo, condos, condominium, condominiums, move up, moves up, moving up, real estate, real estate market, ant, ants, flat, flats, upward mobility, upwardly mobile
"Just for kicks, let's meet under the clock at the Biltmore!"
Tags:meeting spot, meeting spots, gang, gangs, teen, teens, teenager, adolescent, hang out, hangs out, hanging out, loiter, loiters, loitering, high society, posh, posh hotel, posh hotels, branch out, branches out, branching out, move up, moves up, moving up, social mobility, bad neighborhood, bad neighborhoods, rough neighborhood, rough neighborhoods
"I should've expected this when my boss said I was moving up."
"We liken our business to a nursery Smithers. Unfortunately, we see you as more of a ground cover than a climber."
Tags:interview, advancement, promotion, stalemate, nursery, meeting, review, ground cover, climber, boss, employee, stagnate, stagnation, interview, despair, promote, manager, human resources, hr, glass ceiling, low level, harsh, corporate, corporations, business, office, work, businesses, white collar, upwards mobility, upward mobility, moving up, stuck, labour, labour market, workplace, employed, minimum wage, climbing frame, kindergarten, playground
Ted suddenly realized the importance of 'looking out for number one.'
'Could you move your chair just a skosh to the right? - We can't see the TV from our hole.'
"I told you we promote 'in-house.' Well, my son lives in my house."
Tags:nepotism, nepotist, nepotists, son, sons, ceo's son, boss's son, boss' son, in-house promotion, in-house promotions, in house promotion, in house promotions, in house, in-house, promotion, promotions, promote, promotes, promoting, promoted, frustration, frustrations, frustrate, frustrates, frustrating, stymie, stymies, stymied, advance, advances, moving up, move up, moves up
'Sharks have to keep moving to survive, you say?', 'Yep - They're nature's politicians.'
'You're never going to have a big career. You've got no backbone!'
Tags:career, careers, backbones, promotion, promotions, success, successful, successfulness, business, courage, career change, make the leap, economy, medical, doctors, doctor, spine, spinal, sports career, parallels, backbone, flexibility, flexible, employers, employees, office, moving up, career ladder, job promotion, job, progression, authority
Tags:sales, representative, promote, promotion, career, careers, career advancement, careers advancement, promotion, promotions, salesmen, sales department, sales departments, advancement, move up, moving up, sales, rep, representative, salesperson, market, marketing, darwin, charles darwin, evolution, evolutionary, theory, theory of evolution, galapagos, galapagos island
"Being nice to people on the way up didn't work!"