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Mistakes To Avoid When Naming Your Business

One of the biggest mistakes I have made when naming my business is not doing a full research on its availablity. Because I would spend a day or two just trying to think of a name, I would get so frustrated that I would just register it and then later find out that a similar name has been trademarked, domain name or social media user name been taken. 270 more words

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Daily Dialogue: Rage, By Any Other Name, is Titan

Why are you listening to Careless Whisper?

The music player on my laptop’s on random.

Yeah, but I’ve been hearing it for the last hour and a half. 774 more words


Let's Talk About... Francesca Madeline Marzano-Lesnevich O'Cathain

By Francesca O’Cathain, Esq.

I always tease my husband that I married the only person with a harder name than I had. Growing up as a Marzano-Lesnevich I was sure I was going to marry someone with a nice easy last name (like one of my sisters, who married a Silk). 439 more words


End of year 1

With the fear of saying my name during my practical exams, called OSCE’s, I had no choice but to battle onwards.

I stuttered a few times during my OSCE’s when introducing myself but other times, I was OK. 57 more words


Changing my name at work, Part 1: The Administration

So, I mentioned a few weeks back that my work’s enforcement of name tags spurred me to actually tell them that I’d changed my name, and to ask them to use my real name from now on. 969 more words

What's in a name anyway?

I can’t help but feel sad that this is still one of the most significant moments of my life.

I remember living with Sean in Singapore. 577 more words