Laugh, Personal Finance, Uncategorized

How big is your glass?

“Optimists see the glass as half full.  Pessimists see the glass as half empty.  An engineer will tell you the glass is twice as large as it needs to be.” Do you ever wonder why some people seem so much more content than others?  Is it really that their jobs are more rewarding, their families […]

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Blogging, Laugh, Uncategorized

First Impressions

I’m not going to lie.  I read a lot of physician blogs.  Too many, in fact.  Part of the reason I enjoy reading blogs is that after a while you feel like you get to know the author.  My favorite bloggers have a unique style and voice.  I’ve never met any of these people, yet […]

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Celebrate Medicine, Uncategorized

You Can’t Go Home Again

  I started internship July 1, 2008 as a terrified 25-year-old blank slate. Most days started with a combination of nausea and dread as I pumped myself up in the resident parking lot – conveniently located a mere 1/2 mile from the entrance to the Ivory Tower I called home. The days were long. The […]

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