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The Four Questions of Anger

The Four Questions of Anger

| August 13, 2018

Getting upset is something we all do. It’s a part of our humanity. But anger causes us to start and stir up strife, and do destructive things to others. Some people deal with anger by using special techniques to calm down, such as controlling their breathing or counting to ten. While these methods can sometimes […]

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It’s Expectations, Not Entitlement that Defines the Millennials

It’s Expectations, Not Entitlement that Defines the Millennials

| June 14, 2018

There is an epidemic American industry is suffering from—and few take the time to understand. Millennial turnover We have interviewed hundreds of human resource officers, executives, sales managers, and sales lead to discovering if they consider Millennials a threat or an opportunity. Overwhelmingly, respondents believe Millennials are an opportunity for the industry. So why does […]

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Debunking Four Myths About Retirement

Debunking Four Myths About Retirement

| May 25, 2018

There’s a growing movement of millennials who are dreaming about (and achieving) early retirement. Elizabeth O’Brien writes in Money magazine that the movement calls itself “FIRE”, which stands for “financial independence, retire early.” The good news about this movement is that they’re committed to frugality and hard work; the bad news is that no one is quite sure what […]

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Never Get Too Busy To Vacation

Never Get Too Busy To Vacation

| April 23, 2018

  Genesis 2:3b says it best –“because that in it He had rested from all His work which God created and made.” Rest and Relaxation is necessary according to God Himself as written in the book of beginnings.  So put down your cell phone, turn off your WIFI and remember the important things that God […]

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Building an Active Workstation

Building an Active Workstation

| February 7, 2018

Most of business is done at a desk.  Several years ago, medical research began to accumulate and make its way into the mainstream about the health dangers of inactivity, coalescing in the tag line “Sitting Is the New Smoking.”  A sedentary lifestyle has been linked to a substantial array of physical and mental illnesses. This […]

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The Advantage Of Solitude In A World Of Distraction

The Advantage Of Solitude In A World Of Distraction

| January 10, 2018

In the words of Albert Einstein “The solitude of a quiet life stimulates the creative mind.” We live in a hyper-distracted world where technology has created work environments disrupted by a constant stream of telephone calls, emails, tweets, texts, and meetings. In 2010, Eric Schmidt, then the CEO of Google said that “every two days, […]

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How the Sabbath Keeps Work from Being the Meaning of Our Lives

How the Sabbath Keeps Work from Being the Meaning of Our Lives

| September 13, 2015

Man was created by God for work (Genesis 2:15). For the Christian, life without work is meaningless; but work must never become the meaning of one’s life. Work is one of the primary means by which we fulfill our true purpose: to glorify God, serve the common good and further God’s Kingdom. God reminds us […]

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Do What You Love: Planning a Career Change

Do What You Love: Planning a Career Change

| July 10, 2015

The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that the average employed American spends over 7.5 hours a day at work or doing a work-related activity – more time than any activity other than sleeping.   According to a recent study, over 55% of Americans want a career change. Why do so many people continue to spend most […]

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MAGNA CARTA: 800 Years Ago the Foundation for Civil Liberties was Laid

MAGNA CARTA: 800 Years Ago the Foundation for Civil Liberties was Laid

| June 7, 2015

June 15 marks the 800th anniversary of Magna Carta, also called Magna Carta Libertatum (Latin for “the Great Charter of the Liberties”).  It is the foundation document for Western government and for civil liberties.  It is renewed by every British monarch and embodied in the United States Constitution.  June 15, 1215 is one of the […]

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“Spring” Into Your Office

“Spring” Into Your Office

| April 14, 2015

Your office should be an expression of you and your business.  So, what’s SPRINGing out of your office?  Does your office still portray the humdrum of winter? And what a winter we’ve had!  You can implement some minor enhancements to make yourself, your employees, and your clients feel the freshness and revitalization of spring.  Spring […]

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