Robots, Bodysnatchers & Zombies; Retail Has Become One Cheesy Horror Flick

It is no secret, and truly is no joke, the retail trade is going through an unnerving evolution.  Slowly the jobs that were once so easily obtainable, and full of limitless opportunity for any average Joe (I’m living proof) may become more and more obscure. The thoughts of it are bone chilling, and I feel… Read More

7 Retailers Transitioning to 2017 in a Tailspin

It’s cutting season, the time of year that retailers begin to really start cutting back on underperforming stores,but this year there is far more going on then just poor store management behind these store closures. Below is a chart of store closures that have been announced so far happening in 2017, though time can change, here… Read More

News Done My Way: Week 36 Edition

7-Eleven Helps to Heat Up Date Night   Now, only in select cities, you can have the ultimate date night package and Hang Over Relief kit delivered right to your door.  My only real quandary is why is their home base of Dallas not included in the starting line up?!     Polaroid Prints Without Ink?!   I… Read More

The “School Marm” Gets the Job In Retail Pt. 2

In efforts of finding a job upon my first husbands request the summer of 2008 I began dropping applications at all the area day cares, as I was studying education at the University.  The phone never seemed to ring, and I began to sift through the listings of craigslist when I came across a post… Read More

Sinking Serenity

Synchronized unemployment within a month of one another was not the plan.  Our daughter was not due for another four months when my very successful fiancé put in his two weeks notice as regional VP of a large multi-billion dollar company to return to a small company that he had reigned as COO in the past that was… Read More