Posts Tagged: work

Selling myself

It’s “Linsanity” in South Florida today, so we’re going for a quick post before a healthy dose of talking heads to prepare for the most over-hyped regular season basketball game in history! One of the odd things I’ve noticed about being “retired” (as an impoverished and widely unknown writer, I can’t really consider writing a… Read more »

Halloween is something to work at…at work

Continuing our week long Halloween posts, it’s time for us to hop into the wayback machine for a little trip.  All buckled? Last post, we talked about the origins of my Halloween giveaways, which started when I got a home of my own.  I became a homeowner for the first time about a year and… Read more »

I’m not smart…

…I’m quick. Many times (especially in “Corporate America”), I have been “accused” of being smart.  The statement is usually something like this:  “Jeff, you’re smart” or “You’re smart, Jeff”.  Leaves very little ambiguity, huh? I have always vigorously denied the statement.  It’s not false modesty or humility.  It’s acute self-awareness.  There are plenty of things… Read more »

Let’s do lunch

One of the more bemusing conventions of modern society is the tendency to arrange many social engagements around food. I think I’ve got it figured out (not that it’s that difficult).  I mean, we don’t have to see family, friends and co-workers (well, maybe them, but only for a little bit), but we do have… Read more »