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Are You a Standout?

Are You a Standout?

Every day we hear about more layoffs.  You will want to be proactive by starting a job search before it...

Making a plan

How Flexible Are You At Work?

I don’t know how to plan for the coming year. “ my client said to me. “One day we are virtual the next day we are in the office and then they shut us down again.

How to be productive working at home

As an AT&T employee I was used to working in an office with lots of colleagues around. Suddenly in 1994 the group I was with was asked to work from home. I liked the fact that I didn’t have to drive 45 minutes to an hour to work but I missed the camaraderie of the office. I learned to compensate for the isolation and continued to work from home.

Why Starbucks doesn’t want me as a customer

Why Starbucks doesn’t want me as a customer

My son wanted me to write Starbucks to tell them why I stopped buying coffee beans at their shop. I didn't agree because it made business sense.

How I got From Florida to Massachusetts during the Pandemic

How I got From Florida to Massachusetts during the Pandemic

A Pandemic can throw off even the best planner. If you have been a subscriber to my newsletter for a while you know I am a planner. Not only do I plan but I think of everything that could go wrong and have a contingency plan to move forward whatever happens. However never in my wildest dreams did I think a pandemic would come and stop me from returning to Massachusetts with my mother.