On Saturday, I was at my credit union about 45 minutes before the 3 p.m. closing time. More than 30 people were in the lobby area filling out application forms to open new accounts. These people were told it would take nearly two hours to process all the applications of everyone waiting in line. They were also informed that everyone there would have their applications processed that day even after the doors closed. Read More
Spearmint gum is an impulse purchase, but what about a cute little creature for the kids? Animal officials say no, and now you may be required to take a class on it first.
A crash course pet owners would have to sit through before buying small critters — hamsters, rats, etc. — is an option The City’s animal commission will consider as a second attempt to minimize the hundreds of small animals that are euthanized every year. Read More
When looking for a job, many people forget to pursue such indirect routes as the informational interview. A way to explore career goals, network with potential employers, keep interview skills sharp and make unexpected connections, the informational interview can open doors to employment. Read More