Archive for November 2011

Economic Insecurity: Financial Stability Is Elusive When You’re Always Getting Laid Off

Two weeks ago I was told that I would lose my contracting job in the suburbs. My last day is this Friday. And yes, the timing absolutely sucks. The beginning of December is not a time when employers are clamoring at the gates to initiate the hiring process.  So it may be a little while... Read more »

10 Years Of South Side Living

Ten years ago this week I became a south sider. I signed the papers closing on my condo and made the decision to become a resident of Woodlawn. Aside from hating my developer, my time as a south sider has been largely enjoyable. Sure there have been pitfalls, disappointments and some downright scary stuff, but... Read more »