Tag Archives: Employment

A gas station attendant at work

A Disappointing Job, Part Two

Dad continues to encourage his son to find the best in his humble job by expounding on the wisdom of Grover Cleveland, how to weed out good advice from malarkey, and why boring people are more interesting than his so-called friends. ... More

Enterprising Endurance

American small businesses have survived changing economic tides with ingenuity, craftsmanship, and old-fashioned common sense. Here’s the story of how some are thriving despite challenging times. ... More

Retirement Age: 65 and Rising

Retirement isn’t what it used to be, as growing numbers of retirees are returning to the work force—by choice or by necessity. Kelly White has done a lot in his 70 years, from operating a bulldozer to running his own construction company. He’s worked in military intelligence, owned an apple orchard, and invested in the […] ... More