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Open Thread

This Open Thread Ain’t Bossy

It’s the boss.

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Work

How to Be the Best New Employee Ever

It’s your first week on a new job. You are the new kid in the cafeteria, the one unfamiliar with the lingo and the customs of this environment. You will be awkward. You will be a little too formal on Monday and a little too casual on Wednesday when you overcorrect. People will forget your […]

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Lunchtime Poll

Lunchtime Poll 1/7

It’s FRIDAY! Finally! That first week after a break almost promises to be less fun than herding cats.  Unless you’re a cat herder, which of course would be exactly as much fun as herding cats.  Today’s lunchtime poll wants to know what you’d do with your job if you won the lottery.  Would you be […]

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Perspectives

What’s in a Name?

A few weeks ago, my boyfriend and I decided to get married. I cannot believe the degree to which people think they are entitled to judge and offer completely unsolicited opinions. I’m not talking about my family and friends. That I expected; moreover, they care about me and are a part of my life. But […]