Archive for October, 2009

Taking Back the Work Place

Alright already! Enough is enough; according to Sunday’s New York Times “532,250 jobs are still being lost each week.” If that weren’t bad enough just about every day I see some article on older workers and how tough it is to find a job. I guess my first problem is my refusal to see myself […]

Sunday, October 25th

Stageing Tips I learned Sometimes the Hard Way

After many trips up and down stairs, up and down ladders, and carloads to Goodwill; my house is staged and on the market. If you decide to travel down this road yourself here are a few things I learned along the way. 1. No matter how bad a room looked when you started on it […]

Sunday, October 18th

The Traveling Overalls are Ready to travel Again

The traveling overalls have completed their work on my house in Portland. The gym, office, library is now an office. The guest bathroom with the exposed duct work and the paint job that could at best be described as a mistake has been spruced up. You have seen the rooms in this video in their […]

Sunday, October 18th

I Love My House!

My realtor had me write a marketing piece for my house about why I love living here. He sent this out to other agents and we got a terrific response so I thought I would share it with you this week. Good bye Trader Joes hello Piggly Wiggly.[1] I am relocating to the southeast and […]

Saturday, October 10th

A Tribute to Friends…You Know Who You Are

In preparation for this week’s blog I decided to make sure I am up on all the latest employment news. Bad idea; the news is grim. I do not even want to read anymore of it much less write about it. I am sure many of you feel the same way. So I decided to […]

Sunday, October 4th