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  • UMKC Chancellor Leo Morton named Kansas Citian of the Year by KC Chamber
    UMKC Chancellor Leo Morton named Kansas Citian of the Year by KC Chamber
    Leo Morton was named Kansas Citian of the Year by the Kansas City Chamber of Commerce this evening at the organization’s Annual Dinner, marking its 127th anniversary.Morton is Chancellor of the University of Missouri-Kansas City. The award...
  • Kayli
    3 Tips to Avoid Social Media Madness
    Sometimes I’m totally obsessed with pinning, tweeting, and blogging. Then I catch myself….Whhhhaaaaat am I doing? This isn’t work.Or is it?Dunno. I go back and forth.Is sharing this pic good for my brand because I think it&rsquo...
  • Turkey A La King
    Thanking the Turkey
    We all give thanks for that we have every Thanksgiving Day this fourth Thursday of November and look forward to gift giving and more festivities on another fourth Thursday of December 2014. As we busy ourselves in the kitchen prepping' for...
  • Inhome energy management
    Can relevant technology improve user behavior and increase adoption?
    How can innovators and entrepreneurs transform a good idea into a commercially available solution that makes a change? Funding, of course, is one if the necessary elements. Last week, Stanford UniversityWoods Institute for the Environment has...
  • Ferguson riots; Prejudice begins at home
    Ferguson riots; Prejudice begins at home
    After watching the morning news on the Ferguson riots throughout the country because a grand jury did not indict police office Darren Wilson for any crimes related to the death of Michael Brown, I realize that we are no better off than we were...
  • The 100-Mile Walk.
    A father and son walk 100 miles to find the essence of leadership
    Sixty-five-year-old Sander A. Flaum, and his 35-year-old son, Jonathon A Flaum, embarked on a six-month-long, 100-mile walk in their quest to find the essence of leadership.Their journey took them down the streets of New York and New Orleans,...
  • Dog's Breed
    Dog's Breed and Behavior: Is there really any Connection?
    What’s in a dog’s breed you may ask? Does your Mastiff fair better than a German shepherd in guarding sheep or does Dalmatians show more love than your neighbor’s huskies? Well, most dog lovers still argue about this question any...
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    Using shea butter for hair
    The Coco Amo hair treatment products have provided much relief to the worried African American women who face so many hair related issues that it becomes a severe cause for concern. As it is, the women of African lineage have tight, frizzy and...
  • Nonprofit
    Nonprofit Connect announces its 12th Annual Philly Awards winners
    Twenty-six nonprofit organizations and 17 creative partners were honored for excellence in marketing and communications at this month's 12th Annual Philly Awards, hosted by Nonprofit Connect. The nonprofit Unbound, a humanitarian organization...
  • EWS
    5 Ways to Eliminate the Struggle with the Juggle aired 11/20 at 9pm est
    Dr. Aikyna Finch and Jessica Leichtweisz will be joined on the Empowering Women Series by Cheryl Cheryl A. Pullins, Life Coach, as she discusses, "5 Ways to Eliminate the Struggle With the Juggle." Always on, seems to be the new normal....
  • EWS
    Creating the Life of your Dreams with Network Marketing aired 11/13 at 9pm est
    Jessica Leichtweisz and Dr. Aikyna Finch will be joined on the Empowering Women Series by Danielle Russo Slugh, CEO of Always Energized, as she answers the question of the year, “Can you REALLY create the life of your dreams with network...
  • One of the Illegal Aliens competing for your job
    President moves against American’s wishes
    With unemployment and underemployment raging on American citizens now have to contend with millions of illegal aliens taking jobs that rightfully belong to Arizonans and Americans. Less than three weeks ago the American people spoke loud and clear...
  • Showing gratitude
    Your personal brand: Showing gratitude
    Tis the season, the time of year when we consider what we have to be grateful for. Sometimes I wish that we would exhibit that gratitude with acts of conscious kindness: holding the door, or being courteous on the roads. How do we think of...
  • Downtown Kansas City
    KC Chamber to host December 2 small business networking event
    The Kansas City Chamber of Commerce (KC Chamber) will hold its next monthly Small Business Networking event on Wednesday,December 2 from 7:15 a.m. to 9 a.m. at the Board Room at Union Station, Kansas City, MO.Each month, about 80-120 small...
  • Parenting
    Bestseller author Paul Smith releases new book, Parenting With A Story
    Bestseller author of Lead With a Story, Paul Smith, released this month his new book, Parenting With a Story: Real-Life Lessons in Character for Parents and Children to Share.Based on extensive research into storytelling, Smith demonstrates the...