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BITE ME: the hanger-on-er

Bite Me is a special 14-installment series based on an undercover  stint at a supermarket to draw out lessons on how to better relate to challenging colleagues in the workplace and how to be a better colleague. These “profiles” are based on real people who wanted free food. It’s cheeky and deliciously honest. To read…
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The Flow of Discomfort

We do everything we can to avoid being uncomfortable – air conditioning, elevators, wireless remote controls. Beyond physical discomforts, we also do what we can to avoid emotional and mental pain, from simple avoidance to a mask of a happy face to alcohol addiction. While a life free of discomfort might seem to work for…
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BITE ME: the frazzled

Bite Me is a special 14-installment series based on an undercover  stint at a supermarket to draw out lessons on how to better relate to challenging colleagues in the workplace and how to be a better colleague. These “profiles” are based on real people who wanted free food. It’s cheeky and deliciously honest. To read…
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BITE ME: the oblivious

Bite Me is a special 14-installment series based on an undercover  stint at a supermarket to draw out lessons on how to better relate to challenging colleagues in the workplace and how to be a better colleague. These “profiles” are based on real people who wanted free food. It’s cheeky and deliciously honest. To read…
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The Flow of Force

With all the rage about finding our passions and following our gut, we sometimes forget that life moves forward because we often have to do things we don’t necessary want to or have some apprehensions about. Neil Armstrong may have been excited to get on the moon, but he very likely had a moment right before he…
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BITE ME: the culturally oversensitive

Bite Me is a special 14-installment series based on an undercover  stint at a supermarket to draw out lessons on how to better relate to challenging colleagues in the workplace and how to be a better colleague. These “profiles” are based on real people who wanted free food. It’s cheeky and deliciously honest. To read…
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The Flow of Relationships

We all admire the rebel. The Rebel who defies conventional norms of society – one who doesn’t need anybody. He’s not married, he shuns parties, he’s on his own and that’s the way he likes it. But fast forward to age 80 and that Rebel might not be so cool or happy, if he’s even…
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BITE ME: the righteous

Bite Me is a special 14-installment series based on an undercover stint at a supermarket to draw out lessons on how to better relate to challenging colleagues in the workplace and how to be a better colleague. These “profiles” are based on real customers who wanted free samples of food. It’s cheeky and deliciously honest. To…
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The Flow of Magic

We are a society of scientists and logicians. We like to know “why,” “why,” “why.” When things seem to be happenstance, we need to know the logical explanation for it. Yet many inexplicable things happen to us on a daily basis – perhaps it’s not getting hit when that car ran a red light, or…
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