OK guys, I have a fashion/function conundrum for you. I'm officially an office worker in a business casual office. But, my job entails spending a fair amount of time in environments where gloves,…Continue
"Wear a polo or camp shirt with jeans or a camp shirt with shorts. T-shirts are too casual for first impressions. Bring zoo appropriate gear (water bottles, camera, snacks, sunhats, etc). Save the flowers for occasions…"
"Engineer here, and the victim of 3 burglaries 1 assault, and 1 fraud. Between the occupation hazard of being analytical to a fault, and my somewhat draconian views toward criminal behavior, the defense attorney couldn't get rid of me fast…"
"I assemble my own arrows. I'm not going to say I make them because I buy the components and glue them together myself. In regards to spine, there is a considerable variation in the stiffness of the wood, and you will need to make or…"
"As much as I would like a distressed leather or waxed canvas "dress" briefcase, and a cheap Rothco for "field" work, I'm having a hard time working out the logistics of two bags. I'm afraid that the pragmatic…"
"Check out eBags.com for a mind-numbing variety of business cases/bags. The site has fairly extensive filtering capability. Personally speaking, have had success with the house-brand - well thought-out designs and durability, for the…"
"You need to clean. Straight and simple. Also, unless you're a gym rat, dirty laundry doesn't stink that bad. The main culprits are in the kitchen and the bathroom. IMHO, prepackages scents are like icing on a cake. If the cake is bad, the…"
"David and Monte - Filson makes great stuff, but at $300 it's more then I care to risk. I'm not exaggerating about the dust and oil coated surfaces.
Corey - I had not considered laptop bags previously. I know Ful, Targus, and Wenger make…"
"I agree with David. I've had this bag for over 10 years. It has travelled the world with me, including some not-so-nice places. It is scuffed, but showing the charactar of age. I wouldn't trade it for any…"
OK guys, I have a fashion/function conundrum for you. I'm officially an office worker in a business casual office. But, my job entails spending a fair amount of time in environments where gloves, earplugs, and safety glassses are required.I need a briefcase, attache, or messenger bag that's nice enough for office casual environment, but can be taken into environment I mentioned above. I'm not plunking a $$$ briefcase down on a dust and oil coated surface.I need the ability to stuff a 3 ring…See More
"Hi Brad, thanks for your comment I am glad you understood what I was saying unlike so many others on here who just try to attack me. Just as you said it seems like everyone wishes to make fun of me because everyone else is doing it, so many people…"
"It is hard being young and married and with a child.
As a foster parent and someone who helped raise a brother in law that was
having a great deal of problems, I would say find a few or at least one great man close enough to visit from time to…"
Do you mentor? Have an interest in doing so? Want to connect with others who are making a positive difference in the lives of younger men? Mentoring is not for every man, but if you've felt the call... this is definitely YOUR group!See More
"I am not an expert in how folks do credit ratings, but I would say take the hit. I worked at one of the largest credit card issuers and I can tell you that people settling on accounts at a certain percent is done quite often. However, sometimes they…"
I am going start with the disclaimer: Yes I realize the mistakes I have made to get to this point.As a results of a departure from a job and lifestyle I did not enjoy, and things "not going as well as forecasted" in my early 20s it appears I have accumulated a large debt on a credit card of mine. The minimum payments are manageable, however don't really get me anywhere, too large of payments are over extending myself since I do have other financial obligations.These obligations are normal ones…See More