Rip Up the Carpet

Over the past few weeks I had become despondent over the condition of the carpet in my home. If you know me well, then you know I can get almost OCD when something starts bothering me. It was affecting my sleep – Affecting how I felt about even coming home. I had to get it […]

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Check Your Back-to- School Clothes


Who doesn’t recall that annual excursion to the department or shoe store, searching for the perfect outfit or pair of kicks to start off the school year? And then, on the first day of school, wearing that outfit or shoes put you in the mindset of opening a new chapter in your life. Anything was […]

Keep Your Locker Combination in a Safe Place


Remember back in the day when the worst thing that could happen to you was forgetting your locker combination and you’d be late for gym class? Well, the stakes might be a little higher, but the challenge is the same: How to keep your private information private. ID theft is a very real threat. In […]

Set Your School-Year Goals


Want to make the varsity football squad, get an “A” in biology, or finally date the head cheerleader? Nothing is going to happen until you set a goal and work at it. And while January may be the prime season for goal- and resolution-setting, no time is better than right now to take stock of […]

Have One Last Summer Fling


The beauty of being an entrepreneur is that you are in control of your own destiny. But that can make it really, really difficult to take time away from the computer or office to let your hair down, relax, and have some fun. If you’re like most entrepreneurs, you travel with an iPhone in one […]

Finish Your Summer Reading


Reading, writing, and arithmetic – the three basics of a traditional education. As an entrepreneur, you already know how important the writing and arithmetic are. But reading is just as important, and the end of summer is a perfect time to start (or finish!) a few business-related books hanging around your nightstand. Of course, actually […]