Instead of a gift to wrap and place under the tree, some people are choosing experiences: fantasy or luxury trips, or even volunteer vacations that take them around the world to work in underprivileged areas on short-term development projects.
While I'm grateful for such an awesome opportunity to get to share a little bit of my life every week, as the year draws to a close, I'd like the spotlight to shine on some of the other incredible families we've met this year. My biggest privilege here at the Daily is getting to know some of them.
Phone interviews are become a trend gaining in popularity with employers. While it is called a "phone interview," it is really a method used to eliminate applicants and come up with a manageable number of qualified candidates.
Keith Maskell joined Virginia Cooperative Extension on Feb. 18 as an AmeriCorps VISTA volunteer in Shenandoah County. Maskell brings a wide range of professional experiences to his new role. He was born and raised in Alpena, Mich. He graduated from Central Michigan University with a Bachelors of Science in Business Administration. He majored in Personal Financial Planning and Economics.