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30 Days for a Lifetime of Change

  • Posted by Terra Winston
  • On January 3, 2013
I love this guy’s spirit!  Matt Cutts, computer scientist and (bad) novelist, created a habit of making life changes in 30 day increments.  Maybe he’ll inspire you to do the same.  Incidentally, Matt may have stumbled upon the secret to happy marriage, read it about it on his blog.            
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Ready For Something New?

  • Posted by Terra Winston
  • On January 1, 2013
Enough already!!! Before we can finish rinsing the stale champagne stains out of our carpets, the beautiful people on television are barking about resolutions.  Yes, the dreaded New Year’s resolutions.  Every news teaser promises “2 dress sizes smaller by Saturday” or “save more money today”.  Every morning show has some well-intentioned anchorwoman wearing stilettos trying […]
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Sweet Talk Me, Baby! – Building Trust in Relationships

  • Posted by Terra Winston
  • On November 22, 2012
Recently I found myself nursing a sugar high from a plate of salted caramel brownies and engaged in a vigorous discussion about the rough and tumble world of the chocolate industry.  You see, a big chocolate convention was in town and I had just learned that there was trouble in Candyland – many of the […]
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Have You Seen This? – TellYourBossAnything.com

  • Posted by Terra Winston
  • On November 5, 2012
Hmmm…not so sure how I feel about this one. TellYourBossAnything.com gives any timid employee the means to send anonymous feedback to a manager.  Since the service only requires that you type in your boss’ email address, technically you can give a piece of your mind to anyone as long as you have their valid contact […]
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It’s Not Right, But I Understand

  • Posted by Terra Winston
  • On September 10, 2012
Surely Chris Rock’s quote (see title) sums this little story up perfectly.  Seems that a frustrated woman seeking a position from the Padres ball club finally had her last nerve plucked when she was offered a chance to pay $495 to attend a job fair – even though she already had a fistful of rejection […]
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Renew Your Career Goals: An Ode to Pencil Cases

  • Posted by Terra Winston
  • On August 20, 2012
Yesterday my favorite five year old ran up to me modeling her brand new pink and purple backpack.  One by one she introduced me to the new treasures hidden inside – pencil case, scissors, erasers – proudly displaying them like badges of honor.  You see, school starts in a few weeks and she’s going to […]
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