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Career Corner: Finding Your Holiday Cheer

By Angela Copeland We're all ready for this year to be over. Most days have been painful, as we watch the news and wait for things to change. It's felt helpless and at times, hopeless. But it's beginning to look like we're in the final...

Outdoor Dining and Social Media Dilemma

We recently published an opinion piece by the distinguished author, Phil N. Space. The reaction to the author’s opines was considerably greater than anticipated…some in strong support of the author’s conclusion and others simply in shock that anyone would dare...

Career Corner: 2021 Workplace Trends

By Angela Copeland Have you had enough of 2020? Let's look to what you can expect in your 2021 workplace. The 2020 pandemic has been a historic year. We've experienced unexpected change and, interestingly, some of that change may be here to stay. Recently, Glassdoor's chief...

Career Corner: Next Level Career

By Angela Copeland I recently received a question from a reader. The reader asked at what point in your career you will have reached your ideal potential. In other words, when should you stop moving up and seeking more money and a better title? When...

Mental Health Advice with Stan: How to Practice Mindfulness in Your Life

By Stan Popovich Life can be full of stressful situations that cause anxiety and fear. Between work, maintaining your household, paying bills, and general anxiety about the state of the world, it’s important to maintain mindfulness and make your mental health a priority. Here’s how...

The New, Old Town Monrovia Report

Old Town Monrovia
Editor’s Note: It is with an homage to the late Pam Fitzpatrick, that we are happy to bring you a new column penned by Shawn Spencer about the comings and goings of Old Town Monrovia. Some time has passed...

Career Corner: A New Kind of Thanksgiving

By Angela Copeland This week, we will celebrate Thanksgiving. Normally, it’s an opportunity to gather together with loved ones, eat way too much good food, and watch a little football. It’s typically an opportunity to express gratitude for our good fortune. This year, it's a...

Career Corner: Work-Life Balancing Act

By Angela Copeland Maintaining a healthy work-life balance has always been important. In the past, finding balance was easier. It was obvious when you left your work world and entered your home. It was clear when you weren't balancing your time well. For the most part,...

Career Corner: Your WFH Performance Evaluation

By Angela Copeland This has been a crazy year. What we thought would be two weeks of working from home has turned into an entire year of Zoom meetings with no end in sight. Many companies are now rounding the corner to performance evaluations. If...

Career Corner: Commuting to a Zoom Meeting

By Angela Copeland Has your work changed as a result of the pandemic? If you have a corporate desk job, the answer may very well be no. While where you do your work has changed, the nature of your work has not. You are still...
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