Category Archives: The Big Picture

Thoughts for Thursday…

 It’s a brand new day. You know who you really are inside. Life, however, has given you lemons and you hate lemonade. You feel like a zombie in search of brains. Never fear, though. There is a light at the … Continue reading

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What Separates Us From the Zombies

In our various worlds of work, we take time and lots of it. We take the time to suffer through those never-ending staff meetings and  to work on painfully complicated projects with people we don’t always like.  We take the … Continue reading

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The 15 Minute Happiness Challenge

I get it. You’re busy. You have a stressful job, a high maintenance family, bills to pay and community obligations to meet. You’re just a popular person. It happens. You’re so busy, however, taking care of everyone else’s needs, dramas … Continue reading

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It’s Not the Bitchy Season

It’s easy to focus on the things that get on your nerves. Traffic. Long lines at Starbucks. Too many unchecked “to do” items on your holiday shopping list. The irritating co-worker or neighbor who drives you insane. That list could … Continue reading

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Job Action Day 2013

The first Monday in November. Remember that. That is when Job Action Day (http://www.jobactionday.com/) occurs annually and this year that date is November 4th. So, what is Job Action Day (aka #JAD13 on Twitter) and why should you care? Let … Continue reading

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The Shutdown Blues

Some days, you just don’t feel the love and today is one of those days for furloughed federal employees and those affected by the shutdown of our government. Welcome to Day 5 of being caught in the middle of political … Continue reading

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