Weekend Planner: November 25

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Friday’s here again!  Welcome to Weekend Planner, your weekend update on fun.

Every Friday we put together a list of the weekend events we think look most interesting and provide them here. Keep in mind there is always a lot more going on, and all it takes is a little digging to find something that will be the perfect activity for you.

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The 18 Stages of Coming Back to Work After the Holidays

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Author: Eliot Bell
Source: The Muse

No doubt about it, coming back to the office from extended time off can be a struggle. Just when you got comfortable, forgot about work, and perfected your vacation sleep schedule, reality returns. And it’s not pretty.

For anyone just not quite feeling ready for next week, we’ve pulled together a visual representation of the 18 stages of heading back to the office.

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Merry Christmas From All of Us at The Job Shop

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Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from all of us here at The Job Shop SF! We hope your holiday is filled with light, love, family, and friends, and that no matter where the holidays find you, they find you happy.

We are very thankful for our wonderful clients, candidates, friends, and colleagues. Thank you for supporting us for the last 18 years, and cheers to many more!

28 Things Only People Who Work Christmas Day Know To Be True

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Author: Declan Cashin
Source: Buzzfeed

Enjoy your turkey, I’ll just be at the desk keeping capitalism afloat.

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Weekend Planner: December 18

darthvaderchristmascard-778266It’s STAR WARS WEEKEND! Here at The Job Shop we are excited for The Force Awakens, and we bet you are too!  Welcome to Weekend Planner, your weekend update on fun.

Every Friday we put together a list of the weekend events we think look most interesting and provide them here. Keep in mind there is always a lot more going on, and all it takes is a little digging to find something that will be the perfect activity for you.

Click on any of the event titles for a link to the event.

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Weekend Planner: December 11

50033-oh-hello-weekendYou work hard, and you deserve a fun and relaxing weekend before heading back to the office on Monday. Luckily, this is the San Francisco Bay Area, and there is always something going on! Welcome to Weekend Planner, your weekend update on fun.

Every Friday we put together a list of the weekend events we think look most interesting and provide them here. Keep in mind there is always a lot more going on, and all it takes is a little digging to find something that will be the perfect activity for you.

Click on any of the event titles for a link to the event.

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Holiday Jobs To Pay The Bills

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Source: CBS News

 

During my sophomore year in college, I worked three part-time jobs — including hostessing, ad sales at the college newspaper, and selling my class notes. Collectively, the paychecks helped me be build a nice little Christmas nest egg and be quite a generous gift giver that holiday. (Of course, I probably could have benefited more by saving that money and applying it towards grad school instead of that rare and pricey Beanie Baby purchased off eBay for my then 8-year-old brother — but his shriek/fist pump upon opening the gift made it all worth it.)

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