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What Do You Want to Be When You Grow Up?

When I grow up, I want to be a …

I still say this.  When I was little I wanted to be an artist, then a marine biologist, then a veterinarian, then a doctor, etc.   236 more words


Episode 12

Robin is sitting at her desk with her feet up.

She is wearing leggings and a white tee. She may have slept in them.

There is a pile of half-eaten pizza. 30 more words



If this is your first job, as a new employee, you’ll need to fill out a Form W-4, Employee’s Withholding Allowance Certificate to figure how much federal income tax to withhold from your pay. 128 more words

IRS Tax Tips

a day in the life

An eerily-accurate look into any given day in my new “working” life:

7:10 am – First alarm goes off.  I don’t move.
7:20 am – Second alarm goes off.   545 more words

She's So Quirky

Summer work

I’ve been really lucky this summer – I was desperate for a job to keep me occupied for a few weeks and also for a bit of money for university. 234 more words

There are no problems, only solutions

Following my post on the 5 life skills needed to survive in the ‘real world,’ this article will explore problem solving. This article will give you tips for problem solving at work. 276 more words


How to Recognize the American Dream (in Case You Missed It)

Vinni was a new hire, the Human Resources Representative. She was 23, straight out of college, wore suits and heels every day, and drove a luxury sedan as did her boss. 568 more words