Would You Ever Tell a Friend That They Were Making Bad Financial Decisions?

It seems obviously inappropriate to gang up on a coworker and stage a finance intervention about personal purchases, but what if the person were a close friend or family member? Have you ever told someone close to you that they were making bad financial decisions? Would you ever?

Link Roundup: A High-Functioning Office is a Neighborhood; Online Dating for Jobs; Shmoozin’

Shmooze more, get fired less.

Every Job I’ve Had: Indoor Bouncy House, Defense Contractor, Traveling Nerd

Two years in and I’ve succeeded in my one and only goal: to not send any inappropriately adorable otter videos to my clients.

What Happens When One of Your Coworkers Dies

The first thing that happens is someone tells you.

Jobs I Had Before Getting My Novel Published

Here’s a list of the (mostly crappy) jobs I had while writing nine novels before the tenth book got sold.

WWYD: Being a Team Player

Today’s installment of “WWYD,” working for someone without experience.

WWYD: Chipping in for the Boss

Your coworkers ask you to contribute $100 for a gift for your boss.