What I Learned From My Time Working at Newspapers

What I learned from working at newspapers michelle maskalyDuring a recent interview, someone asked me what I learned the most from my time working in newspapers. I didn’t even have to think long about my answer.

“I learned so much, but if I had to narrow it down to one general lesson, I would say it was to not be complacent, embrace change and always be proactive.”

There was silence on the other end of the phone.

Obviously, they asked me to explain.

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People Magazine Feature and Animal Planet Special

I’m so excited to share that my dogs and I were featured in People magazine this week! And, that we will also be on the Animal Planet Special, “Puppy Bowl: Where Are They Now” premiering Friday, January 27, at 9 p.m. local time.  

The magazine article and TV speci checked in on what some of their favorite Puppy Bowl stars are doing now. 

If you don’t know, my dog Maddux, then Bubba, was a starter for Team Ruff in Puppy Bowl XI! 

Michelle Maskaly pet friendly business consultant
Michelle Maskaly pet friendly business consultant

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Differences Between Service, Therapy and Emotional Support Dogs

As “The Dog-Friendly Business Coach™”, I am always getting asked about service dogs, therapy dogs and emotional support dogs.

This comes up a lot when working with establishments who serve food, because they have to be aware of local health codes. It can get very confusing for business owners and their employees, who are trying to do the right thing while still staying compliant with the law.

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