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Optimal Work Performance

The paged  fluttered out of my  career journal. When I unfolded it, it revealed notes from a work shop I had taken  in the margins I had written “Making the most of those 15 minutes breaks” : 8 Ways to … Continue reading

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Sick Day

Comical Explanation

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The Stars

Ralph Waldo Emerson once asked what we would do if the stars only came out once every thousand years. No one would sleep that night, of course. The world would become religious overnight. We would be ecstatic, delirious, made rapturous … Continue reading

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Well Lived

My first reaction reading this article When ‘treat yourself’ goes too far: 6 self-care mistakes you might be making  was this is some BS, has the author not heard of moderation? It was also good to know I was not the … Continue reading

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Unlimited Vacation Days

Originally posted on Real Life of an MSW:
I have never been very good about using all my vacation time. I feel guilty both about not maintaining work/life balance and for burdening my co-workers when I’m away.  We’re moving to…

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