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Overcoming Underearning

You may not fully recognize it, but you have a problem. You earn less than you are worth. You worry about money, and...

90 and Counting

My best friend Lee Moczygemba turned 90 yesterday. You would never believe her age—she is always impeccably groomed,...

The LinkedIn Miracle

The dream of every job seeker is that someone emails or calls with the perfect job lead. The person knows you or your...

Are you ready for Finals Week?

The last week of the year gives me the same edginess I used to get during Finals Week. It's as if there is some great...

Recipe for a holiday funk

Holidays often put me in a funk. I am missing my Mom who passed some 15 years ago. As I prepare for family events, I...

What’s essential to do today?

I've been getting ready to go on vacation all week. Four days of preparation traded for 9 days gone. The nights are...

It sucks to be me. Or?

I lost my first husband because we got into financial difficulties and tried to fight our way out of it--mostly with...

Do you know the way to San Jose?

That song has been running through my mind as I am tagging along on my husband’s business trip and visiting family...