Tag: opinion

You Really Are More Powerful Than You Think
opinion

You Really Are More Powerful Than You Think

By Colette Whitaker, M.A., LMFT If you take an early morning walk in South Pasadena like I do, your senses are rewarded daily with the sweet scents of jasmine and orange blossom. You are greeted by violet bearded irises standing at attention in your neighbor’s front yard and lazy lavender wisteria draped over a fence….

Virtual Reality – The New Normal
opinion

Virtual Reality – The New Normal

By Terry Miller “Amidst the COVID-19 outbreak, people across the globe are being urged to work from home in an attempt to stop the spread of the virus. We have to re-think how we communicate with our colleagues to ensure continued performance and, importantly, morale,” this, according to Forbes. It’s odd to think that only 57…

Career Corner: Sticking Together
Columns

Career Corner: Sticking Together

By Angela Copeland Living through a disaster is hard. Really, this is an understatement. It’s more than hard. I grew up in a place where natural disasters are the norm. I grew up in a suburb of Oklahoma City. You would have never heard of it, except for the natural disasters (and one famous country…

Career Corner: Zoom Meetings and Sweatpants
Columns

Career Corner: Zoom Meetings and Sweatpants

By Angela Copeland A month ago, work seemed stressful for all the normal reasons. Perhaps your boss had unrealistic expectations. You were making less than you wanted. Your coworkers were annoying. Now, work is stressful for a new set of reasons. You’re worried about losing your job. You’re working from home for the first time….

Mental Health Advice with Stan: How to Be Happy Handling Mental Health and Depression Struggles
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Mental Health Advice with Stan: How to Be Happy Handling Mental Health and Depression Struggles

By Stan Popovich Happiness may feel unattainable for those struggling with mental health issues. Those who regularly experience mental health issues like depression may have an incredibly difficult time obtaining and maintaining happiness. There are many steps that you can take to help handle these struggles and ensure that you can be happy as frequently as possible….

How to Help Locally with Coronavirus Preparations
opinion

How to Help Locally with Coronavirus Preparations

By Paul Krupin Coronavirus concerns are on everyone’s mind. One of the most important questions that loom large is how we can help each other. How can we each make a difference? Many people have a robust front-line support system that we can rely on for help and who we can provide assistance to. This…

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