After graduating, I was hired as a salesman by a very small company that imported electronic signs displaying moving advertisements. In my first ten weeks I only sold three signs...
I have about a half hour limit of patience for dinner parties, about a two hour limit with regular parties. Depends on my ability to move about. Otherwise I get bored senseless. M...
My mother has provided some great advice over the years, but this one I never liked. It was, "a man should be on the side closest to the road when walking with a lady." Now maybe ...
Eat half as much. Sleep 2X as much. Drink 3X as much (water we assume) Laugh 4X as much
Poison Ivy is obviously to be avoided at all costs. But sometimes, it just happens that you come in contact with it. I asked my mother for the best strategy if one thinks they h...
Don't date a guy who goes tanning as part of his personal care routine. First of all, tanning is so bad for you; it's weird that someone who "cares" about his appearance would par...
I was at my son’s hockey tournament in August. We stayed at a really nice hotel that had beautiful squash courts—just sitting empty. I had played squash competitively a ton in t...
The best advice I ever received in my life was to “keep my mouth shut and listen.” That is hard to do! I also try to find a humorous side to every tragic event I am involved wit...
Some projects feel too huge to even get started on. Whether it's a giant presentation for school, a career-changing project at work, or spring cleaning, these tasks can seem so d...
When you make your point don’t say anything more after that. A few years ago I had a very challenging situation. One of my employees had a very bad hygiene problem. People woul...