Bee Sisters. Bee Peers. Bee Teammates.

Posted by Richard Joseph Strachan “My dad has bees.Today I went to his house and he showed me all of the honey he had gotten from the hives. He took the lid off of a 5 gallon bucket full of honey and on top of the honey there were 3 little bees, struggling. They were […]

Make it Work! (9 Jan)

by Shane Loughnane (Workplace Whisperer) How would you handle being passed up for a promotion because you’re too strong at your current role? Cameron, Los Angeles You know, I was just thinking: If I weren’t so dang valuable to this column, there’s a decent chance I’d be responsible for the entire Sunday Edition by now. […]

Cat Reunites with Owner After Fire Destroys Home

by AMY FURR A man in Superior, Colorado, was overwhelmed with emotion when his cat returned after his house was burned to the ground. Camden Hall was working in Eldora on Thursday when the Marshall Fire sparked and began to spread, KDVR reported Monday. When he finally got cell service, his phone went off with alerts regarding […]

Three simple questions to become more likable.

Three simple questions, vastly improved conversational outcomes. BY JEFF HADEN Our boss would walk the shop floor every Thursday afternoon. (“Mingle with the operators” was evidently on his calendar.) Here’s how those management drive-bys always went. “How’s it going?” he would ask. “Good,” I would say. “How about you?” “Not bad,” he would say. “But let me tell you…” and […]

A fantastic story of an enduring friendship!

What is an insane coincidence that you’ve experienced? answered by Anurag Bagalkot, PhD Fellow in Mechanical Engineering & 3D Printing, University of Canterbury (Graduated 2019) I met my wife during college, it was the first time we had ever seen each other, and we got to know each other very well and started dating. We […]