Patience in Employment

Anonymous An old man and his son lived in an abandoned fortress on the side of a hill.  Their only possession of value was a horse.  One day, the horse ran away.  The neighbors came to offer sympathy.  “How sad” they said.  “How do you know?” asked the old man.  The next day, the horse returned, bringing with it several wild horses.  The old man and his son shut them all inside the gate.  The neighbors hurried over.  “How wonderful!” they said.  “How do you know?” asked the old man.  The ...
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I Wanted this Job, But God had Other Plans

  [Note: This is from a Facebook post by the author.] by Tony D. Reading about ____________ Corporation's woes has me reflecting. Just before I graduated from college, I really wanted to work at their headquarters - specifically in its I.T. rotational program. I thought it was a cool company. I liked that they give back 5% to the local community. I wanted to live in their home state, and I thought working downtown would be fun. I made it through several rounds of interviews, bu...
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