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MLM Schemes and Preying on Friends

A lot of my friends have gotten into MLM schemes lately, and it makes me sad.

What is an MLM scheme?  From Wikipedia:

Multi-Level Marketing (MLM) is a marketing strategy in which the sales force is compensated not only for sales they generate, but also for the sales of the other salespeople that they recruit. This recruited […]

Dress for the Job You Want

I’ve heard the saying “Dress for the job you want, not for the job you have” many, many times over.

And yet, I don’t really do it.

I work in a business casual office.  My self-chosen uniform is black pants, dress shoes of some sort (sometimes heels, mostly flats), a knit top, and a cardigan.  Not bad, […]

Haircut Success!

My new haircut was a total success!  It was much more expensive than my normal haircuts, but it took significantly longer, and most importantly, my hair looks fabulous.  I got nearly six inches chopped off, which always freaks people out quite a bit, but it looks absolutely amazing.

The lesson?  Take the risk.  It’s not permanent.  […]

Curly Girl

One of the ways I joke that I save money is that I keep my hair very low maintenance.  It’s long – midway down my back – and curly.  I almost never use a blow dryer on it.  I wash it about twice a week with a cleansing conditioner and apply gel.  That’s it.  I […]

Dealing with unwanted advice

Do any of you have a problem with unwanted advice?

I have a few coworkers who are always offering unsolicited and unwanted advice.

Now, I know they mean well, and I appreciate that.  They aren’t advising me based on any personal gain for themselves (unlike the former coworker who always advised me to use specific Mary Kay […]