Hey Good Looking

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“Don’t hate me because I’m beautiful“.  Remember that line from a shampoo commercial from way back when?  According to an article I’ve just read, it turns out that unattractive people might actually have a professional advantage over their more attractive counterparts, and the very unattractive might have even greater success than good looking people. This […]

I’m Moving On

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Full disclosure: I am a notorious over-thinker.  If there are worst-case-scenarios to be imagined, I’m your man.  Experts…either real or self-anointed…have stated that this is neither wise nor healthy.  It is better to keep certain aspects and issues compartmentalized, and keep moving on. The problem with someone like me (what…there’s only one?) is that being […]

You Like Me….You Really Like Me

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Okay…maybe you don’t really like me.  Maybe I don’t like you either.  So…we’re even.  I suspect we’ll both sleep just fine tonight. There are instances, however, where it’s really important for people to like you.  Such as politics.  Well…maybe that’s a bad example.  How about sales?  Yeah…that’s something to which just about all readers of […]