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  • Speaker Boehner
    Giving to the next generation the same chance we had
    House Speaker John Boehner spoke to an audience at the American Enterprise Institute yesterday and his remarks are worthy of analysis for several reasons:The past couple of days, Congress demonstrated bipartisanship in debating the war on the...
  • Rodan and Fields is coming to Canada
    Rodan and Fields is coming to Canada
    My goals in life are pretty simple. I want to be able to live near a beach, have 365 days of warm weather, hang out with my husband and our furry little family, and enjoy those little moments in life that make our lives worth living. Lately I...
  • God has blessed America
    God has blessed America
    God Bless AmericaWe live in a nation where those who live at the lowest income levels are better off than three-fourths of the world. Most of us are better off than 90% of the world.We take running water and indoor plumbing for granted.We never...
  • I got the job, but I really don't want it
    I got the job, but I really don’t want it
    What should you do if offered a job that really doesn’t excite you? Should you even entertain a position that barely piques your interest? You could, but there are some things to consider even when your ideal job may be hard to come by. In a...
  • The Risk Advantage details the relationship between risk and opportunity.
    The Risk Advantage presents entrepreneurs with framework for success
    It’s no secret that entrepreneurship equals risk – in fact, the very definition of “entrepreneur” includes “risk.” In The Risk Advantage: Embracing the Entrepreneur's Unexpected Edge, author Tom Panaggio...
  • Opportunity Decision Matrix
    Start with a Cost/Driver analysis
    Marketing and sales at a startup business presents a universe of possible options. So how do you decide where to spend your scarce time and money? Well, at our company, we evaluate alternatives across two continuums - difficulty and effectiveness...
  • Opportunity Mars rover killed in 2015 NASA budget
    Long-lived Opportunity Mars rover to be killed in 2015 NASA budget
    NASA's long-livedMars roverOpportunity, which just celebrated 10 years onMars and is still in good working order, will see the proverbial plug get pulled come next year as NASA's 2015 budget request makes no allocation for the solar...
  • Romeikes
    Administration 180 allows home-schooling German family permitted to stay in U.S.
    The news today is good for a family that emigrated from Germany to the United States in 2008 to escape religious persecution.The back story in a nutshell is that the family, the Romeikes, wanted to home school their children in accordance with...
  • Build Your Network
    Build Your Network to Find a (Better) Job
    The unemployment rate is dropping through out the country. While there remain pockets of high unemployment good jobs are coming back slowly. With many organizations releasing reports of a promising employment outlook for 2014 networking is more...
  • Jelly doughnutrock on Mars mystery solved
    Jelly doughnut rock mystery: No pastry chef on Mars, just a broken rock
    The jelly doughnut rock mystery on the planet Mars is now solved. The rock baffled scientists when one picture showed vacant ground and then a picture of the same area showed a rock that looked like a jelly doughnut, just a little while later. The...
  • Gov. Christie in Chicago
    EQUALITY?! Really Governor Christie?!
    “CHICAGO — Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey delivered an unexpectedly blistering broadside on Tuesday against the Democratic Party’s growing emphasis on income inequality, warning that the movement would “drive America...
  • Pinnacle Island rock
    About that 'mystery rock' on Mars: no it's not a plant, but...
    There has been a lot of discussion the past few days about that lawsuit filed against NASA for supposedly covering up / failing to investigate evidence of life on Mars by the Opportunity rover. This all has to do of course with that "mystery...
  • Jenelle Evans
    ‘Teen Mom’ star Jenelle Evans sees new child as new opportunity
    “Teen Mom” star Jenelle Evans may not have the best reputation after sharing her life on “Teen Mom” and “16 & Pregnant,” but it sounds like she is ready to fix things in her life. She is expecting her second...
  • Before and after picture, Mars 'jelly donut' rock
    Planetary Society hits Mars 'jelly donut' rock law suit
    The discovery of the so-called “jelly donut” rock by the Opportunity Rover on Mars is still causing debate among the scientific community. It has also caused a court case due to a lawsuit by a self-described “astrobiologist....
  • Next generation of Americans falling behind
    Next generation of Americans falling behind
    The days of forward momentum for Americans is a thing of the past. Austerity measures and a sluggish economy have made it harder for young people to get ahead.According to NBC News, “Even as the economy improves, years of economic malaise...