Helaine Olen spent years telling anyone who would listen that she thought the
office was the best place to meet a mate, having met her husband of 16 years while they worked together at a publishing house. Now that she has co-written
Office Mate, they might finally listen. Helaine’s journalism on lifestyle issues ranging from career and workplace guidance to personal finance and parenting practices has ap-peared in numerous national publications and web sites including The New York Times, The
Wall Street Journal
, The Washington Post, The Los Angeles Times, AlterNet.org, Babble.com, Variety, The American Prospect, The Huffington Post and Salon.com. Look
for her website at www.helaineolen.com.
Stephanie Losee has been married for 16 years to a man who managed to grow on her after months of working together at a computer magazine. Besides Office Mate, Stephanie is also co-author of You've Only Got Three Seconds: How to Make the Right Impression in Your Business and Social Life, co-written with Camille Lavington and published by Doubleday in hardcover in 1997 and in paperback in 1998. Her work has appeared in O The Oprah Magazine, The Los Angeles Times, Fortune, the San Francisco Chronicle Magazine, Salon.com, The New York Post, The Huffington Post, Child, the anthologies Cup of Comfort for Writers, The Maternal is Political, and Horse Crazy, and on public radio. She writes bi-weekly essays she calls a non-blog on her Web site, www.stephanielosee.com.

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