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Bachelor Again

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A Soft Touch

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True Professionals Give and Take E-mail Corrections with Grace

I have a bunch of websites and I do tons of writing that requires I read, reread, and read again. I can go back to things I have written some time later and find errors that I missed. Many times I’m surprised I didn’t catch them in the first place. Show More Summary

Stalker Fodder

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Married to His Mom

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Slimmed, Down

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Surprise Ending

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Name Blame

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Help! My Fiancé’s Family Wants Me to Take His Last Name.

Every week, Mallory Ortberg answers additional questions from readers, just for Slate Plus members. Q. Keep my name or keep the peace: My fiancé and I fit together on most issues, but my refusal to change my name when we get marriedShow More Summary

Mother of All Tantrums

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Are You a Lemming or Leader?

I was in a coaching session with a client recently where I was instructing them on the nuances of Business E-mail Etiquette in their day-to-day communications. You know, all the things I talk about here and in my books. They were very receptive and open to understanding the issues we were discussing. Show More Summary

Smother Mother

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Doggone Rules

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Help! My Boyfriend’s Ex-Wife Taught Her Son to Hate Me. How Can I Be a Good Co-Parent?

Every week, Mallory Ortberg answers additional questions from readers, just for Slate Plus members. Q. Me, the girlfriend: I have been dating my boyfriend for nearly three years. We are happy. He was previously married, and we began dating before he was finally divorced—a divorce that his ex-wife intentionally dragged out for years. Show More Summary

Seed Money

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Mistress Auntie

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Love Before First Sight

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The Worse of Two Evils

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Help! My Boyfriend’s Dream Job Is in Another City, and My Dream Job Is Here. What Now?

Every week, Mallory Ortberg answers additional questions from readers, just for Slate Plus members. Q. Absence makes the heart …: I’ve been dating the love of my life for about a year and a half. For about half of that time he’s been in grad school and the other half he’s spent looking for work in his field. Show More Summary

4 New Excellent Tips on Customer Surveying Via Email

Every single company wants a good customer survey that will successfully help them in gaining their clients’ input and feedback. Unfortunately, not many understand the subtle nuances that can stop them from being ignored, deleted, or, worse, marked as spam. Show More Summary

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