Catch 2020

catch2020c “There was no telling what people might find out once they felt free to ask whatever questions they wanted to.” ? Joseph Heller, Catch-22 I’ve said throughout this race that I would tell you when I no longer think that Bernie Sanders can become the Democratic nominee for President. Today is that day. Wait. […]

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5 Things You’re Never Too Old To Try

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“So many people live within unhappy circumstances and yet will not take the initiative to change their situation because they are conditioned to a life of security, conformity, and conservatism, all of which may appear to give one peace of mind, but in reality nothing is more damaging to the adventurous spirit within a man […]

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We Are The Wild Things

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I am a grown man who still wonders what adventures the wild things in Where The Wild Things Are had after their leader sailed home to his supper. Characters don’t cease to exist once the protagonist moves on. Their stories just aren’t told anymore. We can’t fall into that rut. We have to demand our […]

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How to Deal with the Passive Aggressive Work Email


With workplaces becoming more virtual, the rise of conflict through email is a common occurrence. Through the high volume of email correspondence in the office, I’ve learned that knowing how to be diplomatic and communicating effectively via email is a skill that young professionals must pick up. Sometimes when people directly state their feelings, their anger is […]

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I’d! Think! To! That!: Remembering! Jeb!

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The Internet is filled with think pieces from the left and think pieces from the right. Every week, I’ll be offering my unique perspective on the issues of our time. Spoiler alert: I’m correct. Just as even the most sturdy of beach-side cliffs will eventually collapse into the repeated assault of the waves, so did […]

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11 Christmas Movies That Don’t Suck


One of the most relished traditions of the holiday season is the cinematic custom of seasonal films. Good holiday films have the classic conventions we associate with this time of the year.  Dysfunctional families, loneliness, generosity, and the ubiquitous “Christmas miracles” that pervade the stories told in these films. Inevitably, this time of the year we’re […]

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A Homebody’s Guide On Overcoming Homesickness

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When I first moved to Charlotte six months ago, I was in love with the city and was enamored with the newness of my experience. I was charmed by the amicable neighbors who actually waved to each other. As a foodie, I adored all the unique, local eateries surrounding me. I appreciated how green, clean, and […]

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From Rookie to Rockstar: 7 Ways to Stand Out At Work

Employees in the Customer Care Center in a recently renovated part of their building. Employees at energy information firm IHS in Englewood, give their perspective and outlook on their jobs and careers on Friday, Mar. 16, 2012. Kathryn Scott Osler, The Denver Post

Congrats, you’ve landed your first job! You may be filled with excitement and dread, normal feelings as your embark on your journey into the professional world. The first days, weeks, and even months can be a challenge. TheElizabethian can give you tips that will help ease your transition into your new job. Don’t be afraid […]

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Bernie Is Bae: Why Millennials Love Bernie Sanders


A popular new hashtag emerged over the last few weeks on Twitter and Instagram: #BernieIsBae joins #FeelTheBern and #BabesforBernie as one of the many signs that young people, specifically those aged 18-29, are increasingly supportive of Senator Bernie Sanders in his campaign for presidency. Millennials are flocking in enormous numbers to hear Sanders speak – according […]

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The One Question Your Resume Should Answer


The job search is time consuming, but it’s important to take time to craft a memorable cover letter and customize your resume for each respective job.  Most importantly, your resume should show how you’re going to be an asset to the hiring manager.  Your resume should show and answer how you are going to solve […]

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