‘Tis the Season of Thanks and Giving 

Now that we have enjoyed the greatest of all American holidays, the kick off to the epic gluttony of the Christmas Season. As all the rest of the world adopts this tradition of sparkly materialism maybe it's time to share our American wisdom on this time of year, where we come together without consideration of … Continue reading ‘Tis the Season of Thanks and Giving 

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Yes Sir, No Sir: Helpful Hints for Meeting Executives

I work for a smallish company with a rather intimidatingly available set of executives. They know the folks who work for them, the President of the company knows that I'm the new girl (despite six years and as many positions) and the COO thinks I'm rather loud. A few weeks ago my company announced a … Continue reading Yes Sir, No Sir: Helpful Hints for Meeting Executives

Alcoholism and You

Alcoholism is a serious problem, 64% of people treated for substance abuse in the US are treated for alcohol abuse. Alcohol contributes to upward of 30% of traffic fatalities and nearly 1 million deaths annually. It is also the accepted and expected coping mechanism of teachers, firefighters, police, and professionals everywhere. If you fall into … Continue reading Alcoholism and You