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The Secrets Recruiters Keep
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The Secrets Recruiters Keep

By Angela Copeland Applying for a job seems like a fair process. You apply online, and if you’re a good fit for the job, the company will give you a call. You’ll go in person for an interview and show your expertise. Then, the company will carefully decide who the most qualified person is. When…

Very Sweet Pair
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Very Sweet Pair

Looking for a sweet & cuddly bonded pair? Meet MOSSEY & NINO! This sister/brother duo, 8 months old, is just the ticket. NINO, male, is a gray tabby and has a white chest, with a touch of orange and an orange tint on his nose. Nino purrs when he is held and is a gentle…

Foster Home Urgently Needed!
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Foster Home Urgently Needed!

Lifeline for Pets is still reaching out to find a foster for Rex & Ricky, age 7. They would sooooo much benefit by being in a patient foster home. And, because they are so shy, the foster would not have to bring them to adoptions! If you can open your heart and home to two…

Treating Employees with Dignity
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Treating Employees with Dignity

By Angela Copeland Part of my job is to work with professionals who have recently become unemployed. It’s incredible how many people are impacted by layoffs each day. Often, the person was let go due to something outside of their control. Their company reorganized and laid off an entire department. The employee had a great…

The New World of Social Media
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The New World of Social Media

By Angela Copeland Social media used to be so fun. We could all stay connected with friends and family, for long periods of time and around the world. It felt like social media was expanding our friend circles. For example, I have reconnected with friends that date back to kindergarten. Before the internet, this would…

Hello My Name Is…..How to Get Past the First Hello
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Hello My Name Is…..How to Get Past the First Hello

“Games are a compromise between intimacy and keeping intimacy away.” games people play Eric Berne By Hedda Muskat No matter where you are when you actually meet someone you may be interested in person, not via a video chat, but in the flesh, the first hello can be terrifying. Men tend to focus on the verbal…

Ask Dr. Canzoneri: A Crown or Veneer What to do?
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Ask Dr. Canzoneri: A Crown or Veneer What to do?

By Kenneth J Canzoneri DDS Patient Question: My dentist told me that I need a “bunch” of crowns and veneers. I don’t need a movie star smile. I just want my teeth fixed but I don’t want to mortgage the house to do it. Why can’t I have a “bunch” of regular fillings instead? Signed:…

Career Corner: If interviewing were dating
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Career Corner: If interviewing were dating

By Angela Copeland Interviewing for a job is a nerve racking process. When else do we want others to judge us? We spend so much time preparing – finding the perfect clothes, organizing our resume, and sneaking out of our job. We ask for recommendations from our old bosses. Not only are we judged during…

Career Corner: Laid Off Just in Time for the Holidays
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Career Corner: Laid Off Just in Time for the Holidays

By Angela Copeland I hate to admit this. I have seen more people let go this holiday season than in years past. It’s a sad and stressful situation. As employers approach the end of the year, they reevaluated their priorities and made business decisions to reorganize. The shift in structure left many people without a…

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