It’s the simple things: Your most meaningful purchase

“Mom, I can’t wait to give you your Christmas present,” said my second grader, Alexa, eyes shining. “It’s something you’ll use everyday.” I secretly wondered how this could be. She had just returned from her school’s Christmas fair — an annual fundraiser rife with exactly the kind of tchotchkes we didn’t need, let alone use everyday. The […]

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Take Your Parents to Work Day is November 4th!

Posted by Mary Ann Kelly Do your parents understand what you do for a living? Not really? According to LinkedIn, they’re in good company. Researchers discovered that 1 in 3 parents don’t understand their child’s job. So 4 years ago, the idea of bringing your parents to work was born. The annual event, called Bring In Your Parents Day, is […]

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Planning Ahead for More Productive Mornings

Posted by Mary Ann Kelly There’s an Irish proverb that goes “Lose an hour in the morning and you’ll be looking for it all day.” Here’s how to make sure your day doesn’t unravel before it starts! “5 End-Of-Day Rituals That’ll Make Your Mornings Way Easier” by Leslie Ye from the HubSpot Blog: 1) Do a stand-up. When: […]

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