Reflections on Holidays Far From Home, 1944 and 2020.

For the first time in my 29 years, I won’t spend Christmas in the snow-capped mountains of Idaho, and my parents didn’t make their customary trip to Nashville for Thanksgiving.

It has been 300 days since I’ve seen my mom and dad. I’ve never gone longer. But there’s no safe…

Shot down in Nazi Germany & taken prisoner in the war’s final act, he lost his crew, but not his humanity. Silently, he lived with the memory of war until a phone call revealed video footage of his crew’s B-24 crash.

August 15, 2020 marks the 75th anniversary of WWII’s end — V-J Day.

Bob Vance is 96-years-old. He has called Ontario, California home since 1946 and has attended the same Methodist church for 75 years. …

What it Takes to be Productive & Mentally Healthy while Working from Home

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The debate over remote work has been smoldering for decades. Coronavirus, and the necessity of flattening the curve, has led to its explosion.

21st-century technology tools have long made it possible for jobs to be location-agnostic, but workers have remained tethered to their cubicles — until now.

As it has…

Mara Truslow

Human Capital Research & Analytics Consultant by Day| Telling the Story of WWII Bomber Boys by Night | Using Big Data to Stories of WWII Lost to Time

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