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Email Onslaught Sep. 20, 2019

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: I have a friend who sends email "blasts" to a long list of recipients on a daily basis. ... Read More

The Cons May Change, but Con Artists Are Forever Aug. 30, 2019

Tales From the Front

The Nigerian Prince seems to be on vacation, but his relatives are alive and well and burning up the... Read More

Don't Fall for This Latest Social Security Scam Aug. 21, 2019

Social Security and You

Before I get to today's questions, I must point out a phone scam that is currently going on that inv... Read More

Out of It Jul. 04, 2019

Work Daze

Let's face it: You love your job so much that the idea of taking a vacation is totally ridiculous. W... Read More

Healthy Fear: ID Theft in Career and Personal Life Oct. 04, 2018

At Work

A young woman lost her purse while at lunch one day. She immediately filed a police report once she ... Read More

Turn Your Emails Into Cash Jul. 31, 2018

Succeeding in Your Business

As frequent readers of this column know, I am not the biggest fan of email. Each day, I find myself ... Read More

Communication Trail Good for All Apr. 26, 2018

At Work

Q: My boss demands that I respond instantly to all her communications. When she wants something, she... Read More

The Hunted and the Hunters Feb. 22, 2018

Work Daze

Which are you? Networking guru Chris Fralic sees the world as divided between the Hunters and the Hu... Read More

She's Still Irresistible Dec. 22, 2017

Tales From the Front

Readers, we recently heard from Irresistible, who wondered how to brush off men "politely, but effec... Read More

From Hired to Fired Nov. 16, 2017

Work Daze

There are many articles with advice on how to get ahead in your career. What you need is advice on h... Read More

Teaching the Art of Begging Oct. 25, 2017

Taking Stock

Dear Readers: Through the years, people I don't know — probably nice and sincere people —... Read More

Yes, It's Bad Out There, but You're Not Alone Oct. 25, 2017

Connie Schultz

The young cashier smiled as she requested my driver's license to prove I was old enough to buy caber... Read More

The Sunday Situation Sep. 07, 2017

Work Daze

You won't believe it, but there are people who actually can't wait until the workweek ends. "Thank G... Read More

Quitting the Right Way Jul. 24, 2017

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: Typically, I thrive when I'm in a fast-paced, busy environment. I am getting my master's... Read More

Pls Come 2 Mtg Jul. 20, 2017

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: I have noticed a shift in common communication skills over the past few years in the wor... Read More

My New Job Mar. 09, 2017

Work Daze

Don't just sit there. Congratulate me! I have just received a surprise email offering me a sensatio... Read More

Our View: Emails Warrant Legal Cause Feb. 14, 2017

Daily Editorials

The government needs a warrant to rummage through your personal papers, so why doesn't the same requ... Read More

Wading Through Messages Jan. 06, 2017

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: As of this writing, I have 6,972 unread emails. A lot of them are promotions from stores... Read More

Will You Be Able to Serve the Millennial Generation? Dec. 20, 2016

Succeeding in Your Business

"I am an accountant who has been working with small businesses for over 30 years. I don't consider m... Read More

A Real Email Scandal -- and Trump's Hypocrisy Nov. 28, 2016

Joe Conason

For well over a year, Donald Trump ranted constantly about the woman he smeared as "Crooked Hillary,... Read More