Monthly Archives: October 2016

What Were the Major Causes of the 2001 Recession?

What were the major causes of the 2001 recession you might ask? First, let’s focus on the here and now. Anyone with access to media of any form has now likely had their curiosity aroused by the latest recession talks. … Continue reading Continue reading

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Strategic Internet Marketing Services – 5 Criteria to Evaluate Service Providers

For most people, the dream of making an easy buck online has not turned out to be a reality. Back in the very early days of the Internet in the late 1990s, the idea of just setting up a website … Continue reading

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Organizational Savvy is Part of The Leadership Foundations

In the most basic terms, organizational savvy is emotional intelligence on an organizational level. It is a deep understanding of how individuals, teams, and the organization function – and the ability to react appropriately to those factors. Some leadership foundations … Continue reading

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"Ice Breakers" by Tom "Big Al" Schreiter

Did you ever read one of those books that gave you an “ah-ha moment?” Tom “Big Al” Schreiter’s book “Ice Breakers” is one such book. When I read it, it dawned on me that the skills taught in the book … Continue reading

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The Politics Of The American Dream

The American Dream is the promise to have it all and enjoy it all. It’s been glorified and sentimentalized as a utopian goal not just by the media and Hollywood stars, but also by businesses and politicians, including the President … Continue reading

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How Did Facebook Become So Popular?

Have You Heard Of Facebook? By now, you are probably familiar with the popular social-networking website called Facebook. According to Wikipedia, Facebook has more than 19 million registered users across 47,000 regional, work-related, college or high-school networks. I Was Skeptical … Continue reading

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9 Traits of Success – How Michael Phelps Won His Olympic Eighth Gold

Michael Phelps showed us the traits of success as he won his eighth Olympic gold medal at the Beijing Games on August 17, 2008. Can you imagine the excitement and emotions going through Phelps, his family, and his teammates as … Continue reading

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Ask for the Moon and Get It by Percy Ross Philanthropist

Ask for the Moon and Get It Percy Ross the author of the above book began life in poverty but through hard work became a millionaire and philanthropist, giving all his money away before he died, relatively recently. He wrote … Continue reading

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The Shame of the Nation: A Summary, and Analysis

Jonathan Kosol’s interest for teaching profession and activism was triggered after the killing of three young civil rights activists in Mississippi in June of 1964 while he was working as a grade four public school intern teacher in Boston, Massachusetts. … Continue reading

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