DRESSING UP OR DRESSING DOWN

Dear Mr. Molloy:   Social workers throughout the United States are paid very  poorly.  Normally a social worker has to have a master’s degree in order to be employed. The salary for a social worker with a MSW is 1/3  lower than someone with an MBA.   I’m...

MESSAGES SENT BY KID’S AND COMPANY UNIFORMS

Dear Mr. Molloy: My husband is a  dentist and we live in a very nice area of town. Most of our friends are professionals or executives and my son’s friends are their children.  Three months ago my son dramatically changed the way he dresses, he went from looking...

STANDARD ENGLISH A MUST

  Dear  Mr. Molloy:   I am a software engineer and I work for a company that creates  programs for the Fortune 500 and others.  Our company is only 9 years old but has a reputation as being Innovative and creative.  I believe the reason it has this reputation is it...

DRESS LIKE AN EXECUTIVE & BLACK ENGLISH

  Dear Mr. Molloy:   I have been very lucky.  I dropped out of high school  in my second year and went to work for this company 15 years later. I’ve worked here for 22 years and worked my way up to head of production online.  Last week I was told that I was...

SUSPENDERS, BLAZERS AND 17 YEAR OLDS

  Dear Mr. Molloy:   I just moved from our offices in the Midwest to our Boston, Massachusetts office.  I will be the night manager,which is more important than you think because we are available to our customers and the public around the clock. One of my fellow...

OUR LEADERSHIP IN SCIENCE IS COMING TO AN END

Dear Mr. Molloy:   I was one of those engineers you spoke to about how to become popular in Tampa four weeks ago. I enjoyed your presentation but I took strong objection to your  statement that America’s dominance in science was about to end .I was going to...