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Come Get It Bae - My Funemployed Jam'o The Day

Not only is this song REDONKULOUSLY CATCHY (as usual from Pharrell, let’s be real) but the video is actually really cool.  Although I could snark about the “charity” shown by the music industry to shoot super attractive professional dancers in their *GASP!*…THIRTIES!   52 more words

Funemployed Jams

Excitement for Learning a new Manufacturing Language

Jerry Stanislawski, Chippewa Valley Technical College

When Jerry Stanislawski started at Chippewa Valley Technical College (CVTC) in October 2013, there was one transition he did not have to make. 424 more words


Workers Left In Limbo As Temporary Closure Of Monaca Plant Continues

BEAVER COUNTY (KDKA) – What was supposed to be a temporary closure of a local plant will drag on even longer.

A union vote Friday didn’t settle an issue affecting hundreds of local workers. 271 more words


Attainable Dreams

I was laid off about a month ago. I leapt into action, hunting down leads, calls, interviews, and soul searching. Although I am a licensed CPA and have a nice chunk of experience, I have felt that this was the wrong profession for a multitude of reasons. 524 more words


A bump in the road...

Monday marks 3 months here in D.C.!

Washington DC 4th of July

I have been living at 100 miles per hour, day-after-day working, meeting up with friends, exploring the vast city, getting lost in massive conversations. 696 more words

Idling Thoughts

Another Closed Chapter In My Book!

I’m just gonna cut to the chase!

After 19 long years, my time with Detroit Public Schools/Sodexo have come to a permanent end. … 584 more words

Distraction, Reflection, Direction

Change – such a loaded word.  In many cases it instills fear and worry.  It is something to be resisted and avoided.  It is uncomfortable.  … 883 more words