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Finding an Opportunity : Pages of a Career Journal

I came across two yellow half sheets in my professional journal. Reading them, I knew they were two of many opportunities in my life time, but they made me smile. Opportunity Email :  “_Counseling Center is a center for uninsured … Continue reading

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Payments and Illusions

I always make my clients and those I supervise pay up front. I just feel if you’re putting your money on the table, you’re more inclined to do the work. Recently, a student handed me his folded bills and said … Continue reading

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The Art of Conversation

The art of conversation consist as much in listening politely as in talking agreeably; therefore never interrupt anyone who may be speaking to you, and at the same time do not  let your eyes wander to other objects, but keep … Continue reading

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A Legacy

I want to create a policy that will stand long after I’m gone, to prevent social ills and to mitigate the adverse impact of them- – Ayanna Pressley Positively Purging-I welcome your feedbacks in the comments and your likes and … Continue reading

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A Spain Pilgrimage and a Summer List

Originally posted on Real Life of an MSW:
Reading this article took me back to my undergraduate anthropology class and the book Pilgrim Stories: On and Off the Road to Santiago, Journeys Along an Ancient Way in Modern Spain by Nancy…

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