Get back on your bike and ride!
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Get back on your bike and ride!

When he was about 5 years old, we removed the training wheels from our oldest son Seth’s bicycle. We lived then in a neighborhood with gently rolling terrain, with little traffic and streets that featured the kinds of deceptively gentle hills you don’t even realize are there until (a) they’re icy and you’re trying to…

Career thoughts for Gen-X women
Blog | Generation X | Job Change | Job search advice | Opportunities | Resume writing | Work-life balance

Career thoughts for Gen-X women

I recently worked with a friend and fellow Gen Xer to update her resume. After obtaining a graduate degree and working full-time in a high-profile job for seven years, “Jill” left her full-time job so she could focus on raising her children. But she didn’t stop working. Jill spent 20+ years working part-time in a…

Things I learned at my very first job
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Things I learned at my very first job

People in my generation (X) are given to waxing nostalgic about how things were when we were kids. Not that things were better, necessarily, but we paid our dues, and we’d like to tell you all about it. Example 1: What was the first car you drove? Maybe it was some old beater that your…