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La Hotel Espero: Chapter Sixteen

Day Six:  The Bellhop It was the same nightmare again.  It did not matter that he had seen bits and pieces of this same nightmare hundreds or even thousands of times, the end result was the same.  His body produced … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Art Of Getting Hired

The Art Of Getting Hired, by Brad Justice [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Books Go Social.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] As someone who has read my fair share of books related to sales … Continue reading

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The Cyberbullies Among Us

This morning, I found myself involved, without any particular interest on my part, in an internet quarrel over policies between a coworker of mine and someone else.  With the names redacted to protect the innocent and the guilty, I first … Continue reading

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Only The Shadow Knows

From time to time I get plenty of articles written about a phenomenon known as Shadow IT.  While the concept is not necessarily something that greatly bothers me, perhaps because I am a bit more jaded than most people when … Continue reading

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Book Review: Rates Of Wages And Hours Of Labor In Steam And Electric Railway Service In Massachusetts

Rates Of Wages And Hours Of Labor In Steam And Electric Railway Service In Massachusetts, by the Massachusetts Bureau of Statistics In reading a book like this, which consists of statistical tables about wages for railroad jobs in Massachusetts in … Continue reading

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Book Review: Sacred Mundane

Sacred Mundane:  How To Find Freedom, Purpose, And Joy, by Kari Patterson [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Kregel Book Tours.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] To a large degree, I am not part of … Continue reading

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Things Observed Among An Overscheduled Life

I was reminded yesterday yet again, if such a reminder was necessary, that like most people I have an over-scheduled life.  Yet as hectic as that existence sometimes is, I still find a great deal of enjoyment and insight in … Continue reading

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Big Machine

Not too long ago, I watched a music-related YouTube channel I follow and the person had listed their favorite songs by the Goo Goo Dolls that had appeared on a particular Billboard Chart, I believe it was the Adult Rock … Continue reading

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White Coat Hypertension

The things we do for $25 are sometimes painful.  Perhaps I should begin at the beginning.  Some weeks ago, my company sent out an announcement that there would be health checks in the middle of August, and along with it … Continue reading

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So That We May Better Understand Each Other

It is often taken as an article of faith by many people that disagreements will cease when we all better understand each other.  In many ways this is precisely the opposite of the truth.  Often, peace can only be preserved … Continue reading

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