Interview Tips from a Job Developer

As a Job Developer for Goodwill Industries of New Mexico, I am often asked about the best ways to find a job, interview for a job and also to give insight into Employment Literacy as a whole.  Finding a job today is not what it used to be.  Gone are the days of walking into a business and handing a resume to the boss, or even interviewing on the spot.  Today, job searching and interviewing can be daunting with things like online applications and key word search engines....more

6 Ways to Network Like a Lobbyist

Silicon Valley is home to more than a million inhabitants and numerous startups popping up every day.  It is often said the key to success in this valley is to meet the right person. The right person for funding your start up or that perfect engineer to complete your team.  We call this networking. Image Credit: Geoffrey Franklin via Flickr...more
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Introducing The Broom Huggie

Just a few days ago I connected with a super talented mom, surgical technician and entrepreneur on Twitter. Since joining the Twitter world I have met so many amazing bloggers and it has opened up so many more options of sharing my content with the world. I love it. Jessica Rowin is my new friend on Twitter, and she is trying to start her business called The Broom Huggie. ...more

7 Dating Lessons I Wish I'd Known Sooner

1) If someone keeps being flaky or says they are too busy, they are just not that into you.There is one thing you should always keep in mind that: if someone really wants you, they will make time for you. If not, they will make excuses. No one is that busy to not even have 5 minutes a day to drop you a text, or at least follow through with your plan together if they truly care about you....more

Letting go of the bull and the horns. My top ten dont’s for online dating…

This week its a year since I sold my wedding dress and my wedding rings. Both cost a small fortune, so I’m glad they went to a good home. The reason I know such a random fact is because of my diary. ...more

10 Things Not to Do When You Get a Tattoo

During the day, I play a tattoo artist on TV. Okay, I really am a tattoo artist (not to be confused with my night job of a ninja assassin), and I love my job. There are certain things about my job that seriously make me want to head home and crawl back into bed, though. And, it's not just me; I've talked to the guys at the shop -- they have the same pet peeves.So, I'm going to help y'all out and give you the hook up from an insider source ... me. ...more
Please spare us all of these condescending 'rules of engagement'. Some of the advice is true but ...more

Hands on iPhone photo tips part I

I have received several comments in the last weeks asking for iPhone photo tips, so now I will make good on my promise to write a post about this. Turns out I have more to share than I initially expected, so this will extend to a couple of posts. ...more

Big Event Tonight but Sporting a Bloated Belly? Deflate with These 5 Tips

As a dancer and having to wear teeny tiny costumes, a bloated belly is the last thing I want to be thinking about when I’m on stage. On the day I have an evening performance, you better believe I use many of the methods below. 1) Water, Water, Water...more