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The Weekly Edit: The Cold Open

It was my second morning in California.  I’d woken at 6:00am, taken the dogs for a walk, helped with the baby, gone to buy donuts, and was planning to spend the afternoon watching baking shows and helping with laundry.  A mundane Sunday.  Then, my brother called.

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The Weekly Edit: Don’t Call It a Pivot

Toward the end of the summer, I went out to Washington, D.C. for a couple of interviews.  Upon receiving several rejection e-mails, I asked the interviewers why their offices chose to pass.  All four offered a variation on the same theme, I had been out of D.C. for too long. In a city where networking matters, my Rolodex simply wasn’t fresh enough.  And with a …

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