Sorry Folks, but Marriage is Work

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People would like to believe that once you find “The One” relationships stop being hard, but Mandy Brasher is here to remind us that’s not how life really works.

The Last Day of a Job You Hate

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After spending 12 years in a job he hated, this man not only quit, he told his bosses exactly what he thought about them and the job.

Moving Up the Generational Ladder: How My Grandfather’s Death Saved My Family

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Kevin Sterling reflects on the profound personal lessons and inspirations he was able to glean from his grandfather’s long and storied life.

The Only Thing You Can Change

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You can’t change everything.

Your Family Needs a Dream Chaser

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After the birth of his daughter, Zechariah Newman began thinking about legacy, and why a family needs someone to chase their dreams.

Could Indulging A Distraction Actually Make You More Productive At Work?

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We all deal with grief differently, and some of us, not too effectively. Here is Tyler Tervooren’s method.

This Labor Day Let’s Actually Celebrate Labor

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Three day weekends are fun, but Labor Day is also about labor.

Do We Really Need to Work?

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“Work is simply another playground in which to explore our personal evolution.” ~ Mark Darren Gregor

The Art of Brief Emails

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Master the art of writing concise emails, and you communicate essential information without taking up much time – yours or the recipients’ time.

Mentoring Is the Secret Sauce

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Ken Goldstein shares the secret ingredient to success—and 10 key ideas to make it happen.

You Got Me Workin’ Day and Night

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Sun up to midnight, Brian Rutter is a work at home dad.

How to be Less Busy in a Busy Busy World

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Slow down, breathe, enjoy every moment. Learn to focus on what’s in front of you, and find peace in whatever you do.

On Personal Blind Spots

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Vaughan Granier has some advice for when you are confronted with the reality of a personal shortcoming.

Dad’s Résumé

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An unfortunately-named file attachment carries with it a world of connotations in Ann Clark’s poem about a résumé and aging.

Want to Work Faster With Fewer Mistakes? Try Using a Trauma Checklist

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Think you have a busy day? Try working as a trauma specialist in one of the busiest hospitals in the world. Here’s what you can learn from someone who was there.

Do You Want To Write, Or Do You Want To Be A Writer?

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Been dreaming of that great story you want to write? Maybe it’s time to stop dreaming and start writing.