Pink Flamingos and Science That Stands on One Leg

Scientists have worked out why flamingos stand on one leg.

I’m glad there’s finally headway in this matter. The good news is that no flamingos were harmed during this study, because they were dead. That’s right — to test this one-legged conundrum they used some flamingos...


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Several years ago, I followed the common business advice of the day on how to pursue your passion.  First, find something you’re truly passionate about.  Second, pursue it obsessively.  And then third, become wildly successful and wealthy!  Easy, right?  All...


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7 Tips to Raising Healthy Boys

By Meg Meeker, Posted May 22nd 2017

 

7 Tips to Raising Healthy Boys

1.  Know how to encourage your son. One fault is babying and spoiling him. But another is being so harsh that you lose communication with your son and destroy his sense of self-worth. We’ll look at how to strike the right balance.

2. Understand what your boys need. Guess...


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Way To Go Ron Clark!

By Ron Clark, Posted May 22nd 2017

Congratulations to our very own Ron Clark! It was announced recently that he along with former Vice President Joe Biden, Akon, Women's March Organizers, and Van Jones will be celebrated at the Andrew J. Young International Leadership Awards on June 3rd.

To learn more visit: http://ajylead.com/...


Article first published as How To Build Your Personal Innovation Strategy on Forbes.

Most of the discussion about disruption these days revolves around companies, less about the impact on people’s lives. In a time of exponential change and dislocation, it’s more important...


Dads: Six Essential Love—”Dos and Don’ts” for Your Daughter

Men love differently than women. That’s why you scratch your head in confusion when your daughter or wife cries and insists that you don’t understand. They want you to know what they want, like, and need, without ever telling you. You, on the other and, love deeply but differently.

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My Daughter Is Marrying A Woman. What’s A Mother To Do?

My Daughter Is Marrying A Woman. What’s A Mother To Do?

Dear Dr. Meg,

It has been quite a while since I wrote to you and I am going through a very difficult time. My oldest daughter who is 44, is getting married. She is a Christian and is marrying her partner. Her brother and sister in law...


The latest in the hit Country Faith music series, Country Faith America, is out May 19. The release will mark the fifth album in the series that has accumulated $1.6 million in sales to date.

The full-length studio album consisting of country music’s biggest stars and their...


Mr. D answers some questions and shares great advice for teachers in his newest video including:

How to prepare for a teacher interview.

How to deal with defiant students.

How to make the first day of class amazing.

When to start your masters.

How student teachers can make a lasting impression...


Ask Dr. Meg: Why Children (of all ages) Need Grandparents

Dear Dr. Meg,

As a grandmother, is it beneficial to stay involved with your grandchildren? I love them and we love to be together, but is there an age where they will break away? Also, have you written much about grandparents’ roles?

Sincerely,

Loving Grandmother


 

Dear Loving Grandmother,

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