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'I'll Tell You What's Wrong With Social Security!' Nov. 18, 2020

Social Security and You

Every single day, more than a few of the emails I get from readers start out with this (or a similar... Read More

You Have (No) Mail Nov. 05, 2020

Work Daze

I don't know about you, but I'm feeling pretty darn popular. It's true. Lately, my email inbox is al... Read More

'I Just Wanted to Let You Know' Oct. 29, 2020

Connie Schultz

I first heard from my old high school friend in an email in October 2011. Subject line: "Ashtabula H... Read More

Fake Hunter Biden Scandal Is Trump's New 'Hillary's Emails' Distraction Oct. 23, 2020

Daily Editorials

One of the most biting political memes these days is encapsulated in three words: But her emails! Th... Read More

Remote Work Has Changed Communication Jun. 04, 2020

At Work

Q: Our entire company has been working remote since March 15. We have resorted mostly to texting bec... Read More

Protecting a 'Techno-Junkie' Workforce Mar. 12, 2020

At Work

"It's easy for people to have hours — and perhaps days — go by as if they're not mentall... Read More

Write On! Mar. 12, 2020

Work Daze

Our sermon for today concerns a workplace problem that everyone has, except me. Everybody is dying ... Read More

Odd Jobs. Old Jobs. Nov. 21, 2019

Work Daze

A young person first entering the job market faces many challenges. Until you learn certain very imp... Read More

Email Onslaught Sep. 20, 2019

Dear AnnieĀ®

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