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Career Plan

“I was walking in the park downtown today and saw something I’ve never seen before,” said Chip.   “If you’re in that park you’re bound to see a few things,” replied Dan.   “No, seriously. I saw two guys in … Continue reading

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Self-Checkout

Mike and Darcy spent an hour weaving through the crowd at the grocery store to pick a few items. When they grabbed the final thing on their list, they made a b-line for the cashiers. “Hey, they have self-checkout,” exclaimed … Continue reading

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The Mothers of Millenials

  “Guess what Carson did.” It was the kind of statement Rachel hated. The bright look in Jamie’s eyes meant she was about to regain Rachel with her adult son’s latest achievement. “I dunno,” said Rachel. “Was it a felony?” … Continue reading

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All In A Day’s Work

“So, have you decided what you want to do with your life?” asked Dr. Midlane. Albert shrugged his shoulders. “No idea. I mean, how did people choose a hundred years ago?” Dr. Midlane leaned back in his seat. “Well, most … Continue reading

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The Big Three

Carter swallowed a mouthful of his mom’s tuna casserole, set his fork down beside his plate and declared, “Mom, dad. I’ve decided to become a politician.” Carter’s mom burst into tears. “I raised you better than that.” His dad remained … Continue reading

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When To Know It’s Time For A Career Change

“I think it’s time for a career change,” said Darcy to her friends. “You love sales,” said Audrey. “And you’re really awesome at it,” added Jane. Darcy responded with a pained expression. “I don’t think I have a choice.” “Why? … Continue reading

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Proud Mothers

“Two sugars and milk,” smiled Winnie as she set down a cup of tea in front of Nancy. “Thank you, dear,” replied Nancy. She smiled back at her cousin. The two had tea together every Tuesday for the past thirty-seven … Continue reading

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