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this is how to ensure you get contracts signed

And now a word from a sponsor… I hear from way too many freelancers, and even people running small businesses, about messes they’re in because they didn’t sign a contract with a client or vendor. And I am here to tell you, as a freelance consultant who signs a lot of contracts, DocuSign is an […]

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you might need term life insurance (and here’s how to get it)

And now a break to talk about a sponsor… If you have people who depend on you for financial support, you presumably want to ensure that they’re taken care of when you exit this mortal coil. Life insurance can help provide some financial security when you’re gone. Some signs that you should be considering life […]

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cook dinner without all the work

And now a word from a sponsor (with a great discount offer included)… I really, really like cooking. It helps me de-stress from the day and lets me zone out and not think about work, and I like eating delicious things at the end of it. But I don’t always love figuring out what to make […]

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Blue Apron: when you want someone else to figure out dinner

And now a word from a sponsor… I once read that most people have about eight recipes that they cook over and over, cycling through them and rarely adding anything new to the regular rotation. And those same eight recipes get pretty boring after a while … which is one of the many reasons I […]

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solve your office gift shopping dilemmas with Staples

And now a word from a sponsor… If you’re planning to give holiday gifts to colleagues this month and you’re stumped on what to get them, Staples has loads of fun and affordable options that you should consider! You might think of Staples as your go-to place for office supplies, but they have great gifts […]

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you can save serious money on holiday shopping

And now a word from a sponsor… If you’re in the midst of holiday shopping – or, uh, haven’t started it yet but need to – I’m excited to tell you about RetailMeNot. RetailMeNot is a deals site that offers discounts – often major ones – from loads of popular online shopping destinations. They have […]

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what’s the deal with life insurance?

And now a break to talk about a sponsor… I am aging at a shockingly rapid rate, I am married, and I just bought a house … so I am thinking about things like life insurance. Yes, life insurance. What is the deal with life insurance anyway? The basics are this: If you have people […]

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the best office perk anyone could ever offer me

And now a word from a sponsor… I love massages. I’m obsessed with them. And while I didn’t think anything could make me want to go back to working in an office ever again, Soothe at Work has tempted me. Soothe is the #1 in-office massage company in the world, with over 9,000 massage therapists […]

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You are sitting too much! Here’s a solution.

And now a word from a sponsor… I sit ALL THE TIME, y’all. Partly it’s because I work too much, but part of it is also that the things I enjoy doing most, like reading, are also totally sedentary. So I’ve long been intrigued by the idea of a standing desk, which is why I […]

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