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What to Wear When You’re Working from Home

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When I’m home – even without plans – I like to dress so I can welcome whatever the day may bring. For me it creates an optimistic mindset that helps me get things accomplished. I feel good, and I like being prepared to welcome anyone who might drop by.  This doesn’t mean that I’m wearing heels and super-tailored clothing.  But I skip the ragged t-shirt […]

A Bespoke Bag Designed by You

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The holidays are coming (yup, already saw an ad for Christmas pillows from Joss & Main) so put this on your list: a custom handbag by 1 Atelier designed by you.  First, choose a style ranging from clutches, hobos, satchel, wristlets and more. Then select the material – from exquisite leather to exotic snakes or crocodile  — the color, accents, […]

Popsugar for Fitness

I love Popsugar.  With such a sweet name, how can you not? But here’s why it’s one of the best newsletters that I receive. Every morning I get an email with fitness and/or nutrition tips that are easy to manage and make me feel good about doing something that’s healthy for me. There’s tons of information out there that sounds good but can […]

Maxwell’s Career Hot Spot

One of our goals is to share what you need to know to manage your career like a Boss. So much insightful information is available — it’s impossible to cover it all! In this space, Maxwell’s Playbook will make that a little easier by sharing the best of the best advice on jobs, careers and entrepreneurship. […]

DIY Home Update for Only $5,000

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Kelly, her husband and baby daughter recently moved into their first home in Northern Virginia.  The house had nearly gone into foreclosure and they were able to get it at a good price but, it needed some work.  Armed with $5,000 for  initial repairs, they embarked on an update the Property Brothers would be proud of. Kelly […]

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