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Love the one you’re with

Love the one you’re with

Too many people flee perfectly good jobs, because they don’t get along with the boss. It’s like leaving a bad...

Do you work like a dog?

Do you work like a dog?

When my husband travels on business, I find myself working all the time. I’ll wake up early with a mental list of 10...

Mid School Essay Writing Tips

Mid School Essay Writing Tips In mid school, you are expected to start moving away from a more simplistic style of...

90 and Counting

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

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...

Stealing the job search show

In high school, I always felt the need to be a little different. I wanted to stand out--but in a good way. So, I tried...

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...

My father told me so.

Where do you get your advice? A client recently told me that she stayed three years in an abusive work relationship...