Women everywhere are blogging and talking about Alain de Botton’s article in the New York Times, “Why You Will Marry the Wrong Person.” After reading and re-reading his piece I feel that it is yet another doom and gloom commentary on marriage. His belief the “choosing...


Mattering was first recognized as a research concept in social sciences in the 1980s. However, Dr. Andrea Dixon writes “only since 2001 has mattering to others reemerged as an important psychosocial construct.”

According to G.C. Elliot, S. Kao and A.M. Grant, authors of...


When to use THAT and when to use WHICH

On May 30, 2017 | 0 Comments |  Grammar tips |

On the heels of my post about when to use “who” vs. “that,” today I thought I’d address an equally thorny differentiation: “that” vs. “which.”

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How to make innovative thinking and strategic workplace skills your ticket to success

In a time of economic disruption, unprecedented downsizings, budgetary cutbacks and the constant pressure to outsource more and more routine functions (and the employees who perform them), advice on professional...


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.

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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...