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Parenting

Teaching Your Kids to Sell

Over the years, as a student, I’ve sold cookies, candy, coffee cake and gift wrap for various schools and organizations. I was a bit too old for the cookie dough and pizza kit fad that was all the rage at the turn of the century, thank goodness, because I think they’d be a bitch to […]

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Work

Finding Self-Worth Outside Work

Adulthood is amazing in its capacity to throw you something completely new long after you think you’ve gotten it all figured out. Until young adulthood, your life is centered on a structure of evaluation and achievement: school, sports, or an activity that culminated in a show or recital by year’s end. For some, this stretches […]