Market to Market

By brendan cunningham

Market to market, to buy a fat pig, home again, home again...well you know the rest? In many respects, in business, some say, it's all about the marketing. I remember years ago the pork producers of America launched a campaign to "market" pork as "the other white meat." The premise was they wanted to expand their consuming audience to include people that were shying away from red meats in favor of

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Let's Shake on It

By brendan cunningham

How many business meetings have started and concluded with people shaking hands? How many deals have ended or never happened because of an inept or offensive "shake?" How many opportunities do each of us get on a regular basis at networking events, parties and other social gatherings, to capitalize on what has almost become a meaningless gesture? The answer is, probably more than we will ever know

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The Tao (pronounced Dow as in Dow Jones) of Coaching

By brendan cunningham

The Tao (pronounced Dow as in Dow Jones) of CoachingTaking care of your business can be a great stress reducer and contribute to your overall state of health. One of the things that I and several hundred million Chinese people and countless Americans do each day is an exercise call T'ai Chi. For the uninitiated, it is those slow graceful, ballet-like moves that one usually sees older folks doi

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VETERANS WITH LIFE LONG STRESS "TRAVELING WALL HONORS SOLDIERS"

By simon casey

Traveling wall honors soldiers, offers connectionCourier, The (Findlay, OH) - Saturday, July 16, 2011 Author: LOU WILIN ; STAFF WRITEROTTAWA - More than 58,000 brothers, sons and fathers were killed while serving in the Vietnam War. An opportunity to honor and, many say, even connect with them is coming next week in the form of the Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall. Free and open to ever

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Frugal Finds to Trick Out Your College Dorm Room!

By Kristen Hagopian

See the entire article at the link! http://galtime.com/article/money/38426/16253/frugal-finds-trick-out-college-dorm

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GOVERNMENT DEBT, THE ECONOMY, WHAT THE HECK IS GOING ON?

By Patrick Astre

GOVERNMENT DEBT, THE ECONOMY, WHAT THE HECK IS GOING ON? late July 2011As I write this article, on July 28 2011, we don't know how or when the federal debt crisis will be resolved and what kind of damage will be caused by such political shenanigans. However I look on all this as a sort of good thing, like growing pains. You see dear readers, the nation cannot continue on this path of unbri

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HERRISBURG UNIVERSITY Presents " Emplyoee Management of Cyber Bullying"

By simon casey

Parenting the Facebook Generation10:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m., Location: Room 1358Texting is replacing phone conversations and social networking websites reign supreme. In an instant, people across the world can be connected to each other. Join a panel of experts as they discuss the legal issuesfrom sexting to cyber bullying--that can arise from children and social networking.Dr. Si

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The 5 Stages of Leadership: The Beginning Stage

By Darryl C Walls

I had a wonderful opportunity to be part of a leadership development series facilitated by Dr. David Ireland (Senior Pastor, Christ Church, Montclair) some years ago and I was intrigued with the conceptualization of his 5 Stages of Leadership presentation. With his permission, were going to examine each of the 5 phases for the next few issues and widen our understanding of the growth proce

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Five Ways to Battle (& Beat!) Rising Energy Costs!

By Kristen Hagopian

This article also available at the link! http://galtime.com/article/money/38426/8602/5-ways-battle-beat-rising-energy-costsOkay, so whats with the weather? Crazy one week, calm the next. Bring on the Spring! Along with all of the crazy news on the weather: sobering news reports regarding fuel prices, power costs and their expected climb for the foreseeable future. Im already

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Mother's Day Doesn't Need to Cost a Thing!

By Kristen Hagopian

This article is also available on Yahoo! : http://galtime.com/article/money/38426/11839/mothers-day-doesnt-need-cost-thingErma Bombeck, one of Americas favorite Moms, once said "Before you try to keep up with the Joneses, be sure they're not trying to keep up with you.. Talk about fabulous not to mention frugal advice to live by! This year, honor the special

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