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#usblogs week 4: your greatest fear. And don’t say spiders, ya wuss

Dear UsGuys, I am absolutely 100% terrified of being irrelevant. Petrified of the possibility that I am not as unique, as beautiful and as amazingly, life-changingly intelligent as I was raised to believe. These are the dangers of entering the … Continue reading

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Alphabet Lessons: Self-Worth

Believe in yourself. But be realistic about your limits. This one I have to relate to the job search. Self-confidence is critical as is having a supportive network of people who demonstrate faith in you. But if I believed I … Continue reading

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Alphabet Lessons: Negatives and Positives

Avoid negative sources, people, places, things and habits. Alright. This is good advice, when followed in a reasonable matter. This is even better advice for someone on the career hunt, because negativity is a quicksand trap on has to pull … Continue reading

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#Usblogs Week 4: After the Movies

Unlike many of the #usguys, I am not a marketing/sales/customer service person. I’m not even a businessperson. I’m a recent grad with a literature degree and stubborn determination to make it in the film industry. So what have I learned … Continue reading

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21st Century Leadership and Term Limits #USblogs

Recent events, both worldwide and nationwide; in politics, entertainment and media, have shown that leadership does not last forever. Mubarak was overthrown. Arianna Huffington sold her legacy. And GaGa is being lambasted for ripping of Madonna in her latest single.

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Read my Ish on Guest of a Guest!

Yesterday was my big day hanging out with the ever-chill GuestofaGuest team. I went in just to blog, but the day turned out to have way much more in store. Some highlights: Praise for my Wonder Woman post: Retro Gets … Continue reading

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Great Minds Think Alike

As we all know, Season 4 of MTV’s Jersey Shore will take the cast to Italy, where they will presumably get a whole different kind of chocolatey wasted, engage the locals in fisticuffs and leave with a stronger sense of their personal … Continue reading

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The Many Faces of R.O.I.

Sometimes, words and phrases are just fantastic. Like R.O.I. I love R.O.I.  I don’t know jack about finance, securities or any of that nonsense that would have made me rich before 2007. I avoided all mathematic classes that weren’t necessary … Continue reading

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