Written by Mark Wilson

Four years after competing on American Idol, Scott MacIntyre travels the country, playing the piano, singing, and, in this case, performing for students who share? some of the same challenges he does.

"Did you struggle when you were blind?" asked one student.

"There were...


Written by Dorie Clark

How can you make your book a bestseller? A good person to ask would be Michael Hyatt, whose 2012 book Platform: Get Noticed in a Noisy World became an instant New York Times bestseller. He’s seen book marketing from both sides – as an author, and as the former CEO of Thomas...


Written by Paul Bond

Gray Frederickson will co-produce "America," the follow-up to "2016: Obama's America," along with Gerald Molen, who also won an Oscar for Best Picture.

Gray Frederickson, who won a Best Picture Oscar for The Godfather Part II, has joinedconservative author Dinesh D’Souza for...


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Making Mortgages Sustainable

By Michelle Singletary, Posted January 15th 2014

It seems so basic — require mortgage lenders to qualify borrowers based on their ability to repay the loan. Yet this wasn’t the case for many mortgages in the run-up to the housing crisis contributing to the mess we’re still in now.

Nevertheless, you can hear criticism of the new mortgage rules...


On the 33rd anniversary of former U.S. President Ronald Reagan’s inauguration, his son, Michael Reagan, will be speaking at an event in Murrieta.

Written by Maggie Avants

Reagan is scheduled to headline a Jan. 20 campaign event for state Assemblyman Brian Nestande in his bid for Congress, according...


Famous Dave's of America, Inc. (Nasdaq:DAVE) today announced that it has elected Ed Rensi to its Board of Directors effective 1/10/14.

Ed Rensi spent most of his career at McDonald's rising to President & CEO of McDonald's U.S.A., a position he held from 1991-1997. He founded Tom & Eddies...


Before President Barack Obama's health care law was passed, Americans were frustrated that insurance companies had too much control over the medical care they received. Now, Americans are frustrated that the government has too much control.

The vast majority of Americans don't want insurance...


SYNDICATED SOLUTIONS, INC.'s popular national morning program, THE RICK & BUBBA SHOW, is celebrating its 20th Anniversary. On JAN. 8th, 1994, the “Two Sexiest Fat Men Alive,” RICK BURGESS and BILL “BUBBA” BUSSEY, began their on-air partnership that now has over 60 radio affiliates, over 50...


Inc. Magazine recently compiled a list of the five most inspirational books of 2013, placing Jon Acuff's Book, Start, at the top of the list. Read the quick review by Geoffrey James:

A good business book informs and educates but the best business books inspire us to do better. Here are my picks...


If you want to prosper, you have to work at it.

I don’t want to be a dream-killer, but the odds are not in your favor of winning the lottery. And a relative isn’t likely to leave you an inheritance that will allow you to tell your boss to take this job and shove it.

And yet you still can be rich....