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What Was Good About 2020?

What Was Good About 2020?

It has been a long difficult year. Are you eager for the new year? I certainly have the feeling that I would like to see the end of this year come quickly. Hopefully 2021 will be a better year! Now is the time however to look back at 2020 to see what you have achieved.

Should We Cancel Thanksgiving?

On November 15th the Boston Globe had an article entitled The Pilgrims would agree: Cancel Thanksgiving this year. The premise of the article is that it’s been such an awful year, let’s wait to celebrate when we are all vaccinated, and we have something to celebrate. The writer explains that that is what the Pilgrims did. What do you think?

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.