Junior Achievement Celebrates 100 Years


Ask any young person what they want to be when they grow up and you most likely will get lofty answers, such as a pro-football player or a You Tube star. While admirable, it may be worthwhile to temper these expectations and get kids thinking about a Plan B that incorporates their dreams into the real world. Enter Junior Achievement (JA), a non-profit organization that … Continue reading Junior Achievement Celebrates 100 Years

Finding the Perfect Wedding Gift—for the Groom


  The answer is: Yes, it’s expected. But it’s also a chance for brides to truly show that not everything is about them on the BIG DAY. That there really is another person involved (that would be the groom) who deserves a bit of recognition, too. We’re talking wedding presents — specifically, yours to your husband-to-be. Tradition does, indeed, hold that both you and he … Continue reading Finding the Perfect Wedding Gift—for the Groom

What I Learned About Belly Button Piercing Might Surprise You


  By Morris Raymond   As someone who has been fascinated by all forms of body art my entire life, I’ve been drawn into the world of body art’s history. I’m fascinated by the cultural and spiritual impact body art can have, and I can honestly say that belly button piercing is something that really intrigues me more than most types of body art. For … Continue reading What I Learned About Belly Button Piercing Might Surprise You

Why Professional Photo Editing Services Are an Absolute Necessity for Businesses


  By Kathy Butters   Photography and image manipulation has always served as a turn-to asset for businesses when it comes to wooing customers. The testament to this is the use of images and graphics in advertising be it offline or online. One would rarely come across an ad campaign that doesn’t utilize images, visuals or illustrations in some form. Reports have suggested that ” the … Continue reading Why Professional Photo Editing Services Are an Absolute Necessity for Businesses

Looking To Start A Working From Home Job


  By Josue Cineus    Digital technology-email and smartphones most of all-have vastly improved workers’ capacity to be productive outside of a traditional office. Even so, most white-collar work still happens in an office. In practice, modern communications technology is used just as much to link physical workplaces together-as at Slate, which maintains two offices, one in New York and one in D.C.-as to disperse them. … Continue reading Looking To Start A Working From Home Job

Is Art Necessary?


  By Vijaya Koteeswaran   I am an artist at heart and an accountant by profession. I make paper collage paintings and also enjoy painting with acrylic on canvas. I particularly like learning new techniques and styles of painting. However for some time now I have been plagued by the question “Is art necessary?” I have felt perhaps I ought to put my time to better … Continue reading Is Art Necessary?

Gifts That Will Wow the Receiver, and What They Say About the Giver


  Unless you are socially inept, the wow-factor is what you’re looking for when you give your holiday gifts. That perfect present that makes the recipient pause and say, “Wow!” But with a cornucopia of choices—including a seemingly endless stream of online offers — you need to consider what your gift is saying about you when it’s unwrapped. The right gift, as consumer behavior expert … Continue reading Gifts That Will Wow the Receiver, and What They Say About the Giver

Personal Style Exploration With Creative Home Decorating Tips From an Artist


  Decorating can be one of the most exciting times during your experience as a homeowner. Not only are you creating the essence of your home, you are also adding your very own personal touch and style. One of the easiest ways to add unique spice to an ordinarily drab room—incorporate exceptional artwork . “Many of my clients are simply amazed at how effective a colorful painting … Continue reading Personal Style Exploration With Creative Home Decorating Tips From an Artist

Preparing 21st Century Enterprises for Success in the Digital Age


  It is no longer a brave new world for businesses. The digital age is here, and if experts are to be believed, businesses that have not already embraced this opportunity, risk joining those companies that refuse to adapt, and consequently are rapidly losing customers and revenue. Consider this: according to the statistical website multpl.com, during 2015, S&P 500 companies as a group lost 3 … Continue reading Preparing 21st Century Enterprises for Success in the Digital Age