@Worgchef Yeah, I'm guessing the Bureau of Labor Statistics doesn't actually measure via comparison to Bridget Jones?
@RiffRandell My question exactly! There are still plenty of people in long-term, committed, non-legal relationships.
@therealjaygatsby And then there's the head of Harvard's investment company, who made $4.8m in 2012, and was not the highest-paid person there. http://harvardmagazine.com/2014/05/harvard-endowment-managers-executives-compensation
@charmcity I would recommend doing what I did: Go to Virgin Mobile and get the smartphone with the best combination of price and reviews. I think I paid $150 for the phone, and unlimited everything is $35/month. IT IS FINE. I can check my email!
@Aunt Scar LOVED Trixie Belden! Do the books hold up now, other than the tech stuff?
YES THANK YOU. I hate going to bed full and also like to eat right after work! Let's totally meet for dinner at 5:30 some time.
@nell The longer I work, the more I realize that titles are meaningless, and I think most people hiring get that. Just make sure your resume is super clear about your actual work, and you'll be fine. It's funny because I just had a conversation with my boss about how I feel like "associate" is "assistant-plus," but here there's a formal level in between those two titles, and "associate" is more mid-level.
@sharongracepjs They DON'T all have lobby bathrooms, which is shocking and upsetting! I can't remember which one it was, but it was a touristy area of Manhattan when I finally asked, and the guy was like, Yeah no, plebe.
@Ester Bloom The more I think about it, I think I always wanted to be Tom Collins. But am definitely Benny. @HelloTheFuture OH RIGHT I FORGOT.
@Ester Bloom Ha! I never wanted to be Maureen.