Category: Work

She brightened my day every day on the way to daycare and I could never thank her until years later. 0

The Smiling Woman

2017 Update: This month marks the 13-year anniversary of my re-entry into Corporate America (!). The reason I am updating this story is because The Smiling Woman’s husband reached out to me via my...

This is how I became a full-time writer, and you can, too! 6

How I became a full-time writer, part two

This is the rest of the story that started about becoming a full-time writer when I walked out of a job I hated. If you are mainly interested in becoming a full-time writer, click here....

Snow days are not as fun for working parents as they are for kids! 0

A snow day for working parents

I was watching the weather last night because we were expecting a Nor’easter, and that can mean school closings and power outages, neither of which is conducive to working. According to *AccuWeather,^ a nor’easter...

5 reminders for taming work-life tension 0

5 tips for to tame work-life tension

This post is especially for telecommuters or people with home-based businesses. Some of these tips might seem fairly obvious, but if you’re like me, you might have a light-bulb moment one day and realize that...

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