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Unexpected Upheaval: Job Searching

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Is it possible to be shocked, but not surprised? The company I’ve been working for the last two years, Studio C [a division of CarolinaPad] is suddenly folding. We’ve wrapped up what loose ends & salvages we can. I’ve loved working with these people, my job responsibilities, & even the commute. This company & its people allowed me to build skills, insight, & confidence in myself & my career goals. There were flags along the way leading to this, but the unexpected holiday timing is from the mega-bank that holds the credit line. As such, I’m currently job searching for … Continued

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Passing Icons

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This week I have been disheartened by the passing of icons. In particular, since I found out about David Bowie on Monday I’ve been puttering around my apartment in a kind of stunned contemplation that’s gone something like, “Really? Really. No, really really? Really? Really.” I watched my favorite & most inspirational [to me] movie Labyrinth; I’ve listed to all my Bowie tunes; I even made a secret Pinterest board of David Bowie, though he & Alan Rickman have been on my Excellent Male Noses board for some time. My friends left condolences on my Facebook page when they found … Continued