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Finding a flat tire in the parking lot … and not letting it ruin my day.

I think I’m attracted to jobs where December devolves into utter chaos.  In high school, I was a busboy at a Basque restaurant, so the holiday season (Christmas through New Year’s) was crazy busy.  After college, I worked at a Jewish Community Center, so Hanukkah brought along a lot of cheer and bustle.  And working… Continue reading Finding a flat tire in the parking lot … and not letting it ruin my day.

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Back to Adulting: My Return to the Working World

On July 1st of this year, I woke up in the morning… and had nothing to do.  The Store was sold and transferred to the new owners the previous day.  My parents were now officially retired, but I had no definite plans for my future.  I am thankful that our finances are strong enough for… Continue reading Back to Adulting: My Return to the Working World

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Today Is the First Day…

July 1, 2016 – Yesterday, I was the General Manager of my family’s business, but today, I am out of work.  .  We sold the business, and the transfer was completed yesterday. On May 1, 1991, my parents bought this business, a retail location in Silicon Valley in the San Francisco Bay Area.  I was… Continue reading Today Is the First Day…