May 112015
 

Good recent fiction Books to readWhen I asked friends for good recent fiction reads, I got a bunch. Here are the top five, plus five more, plus three I just had-ta.

Have a favorite? Feel there’s one missing? – Bring it in Comments.

#1 The Night Circus  Erin Morgenstern
2 Sharp Objects Gillian Flynn
2 A Constellation of vital phenomenon Anthony Marra
2 Americanah Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
3 Devil in the White City Erik Larsen
3 Cutting for Stone Abraham Verghese
3 Anthem Neal Stephenson
3 The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao Junot Diaz
3 The Goldfinch: A Novel Donna Tartt
4 Half of a Yellow Sun Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
4 And the Mountains Echoed Khaled Hosseini
4 the flamethrowers Rachel Kushner
4 Station Eleven Emily St John Mandel
Jul 082015
 

Search for and find JobsHere are a few sites/newsletters that I think you might like if you haven’t already checked them out.

Ones I know of and recommend the newsletter:
http://uncubed.com/ (Wakefield newsletter).
https://www.themuse.com/ (Muse Newsletter)
http://www.asktheheadhunter.com/ (Also a Newsletter)

And of course you have to be on LinkedIn, even it it’s only a simple profile, for instance, this guy:  https://www.linkedin.com/in/moishefriedman

Possibly useful depending on what you’re looking for:
https://angel.co/jobs (Also a Newsletter)  – Thanks for this one, Elyse!
http://www.mediabistro.com/ (not sure about newsletter, am sure there is one)
http://www.idealist.org/ (If you’re looking into the non-profit sector, newsletter here: http://idealistcareers.org/ )

And a few I don’t know but you may want to check out, recommended by PC Pag.
http://www.flexjobs.com/ (definitely newsletter) – I haven’t heard of this one before, but it seems interesting.
http://jobs.careercloud.com/
http://www.linkup.com/

And an article about knowing when to move on. This applies to some of you, not all.
https://www.themuse.com/advice/7-signs-youre-fast-approaching-a-breakdown-at-work-and-how-to-slam-on-the-brakes?

I hope you find this useful. – Moishie

Aug 232014
 

I took this one a long time ago in Haifa, Israel. There’s never been anything as calmingly beautiful to me as sunset over the Mediterranean.

Mar 202014
 

A derelict street in Williamsburg, Brooklyn in fog. Before high rise buildings and hipsters in low rise skinny jeans (and Dunkin Donuts) took over…

Mar 192014
 

This looks good enough to drink, but not just yet. It’s too pretty.

Some kind of cocktail, who remembers?

Some kind of cocktail, who remembers?

Mar 182014
 

A beautiful sunset photo that I’ve always enjoyed. Taken at Key West in 1990. Sunset, always my favorite time of the day. So calming and meditative.

Sep 222012
 

A few of my favorite digital helpers. It’s a very short list, but for each of these, I’ve tried the alternatives, and have found that these are the best solutions. [More…]