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Parents Could Unlock the Secret to Your Success? Look Closer

Howard Schultz, chairman and CEO of Starbucks, grew up in the Bay-view housing projects in Brooklyn, New York, and as a young man, he witnessed his father’s physical and emotional decline. 701 more words


Howard Schultz and Starbucks are trying to shift how veterans are hired

Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz likes to experiment in things other than pumpkin lattes. He has inserted himself and his company with varying degrees of success… 431 more words

11/11/14...to serve and serve not... (updated with market data 11:45am EST)

Published late to focus on Vets NOT markets! TB

Quote of the Day from the Friars Club Encyclopedia of Jokes: “I once shook hands with Pat Boone and my whole right side sobered up.” – Dean Martin… 1,912 more words


Dinner Menu Innovation at Dunkin' & Starbucks

Beginning in 2015 Starbucks and Dunkin’ Donuts will plan to sell more dinner-friendly offerings. Starbucks and Dunkin’ will be attempting to compete with fast food dinner destinations such as Chipotle or McDonald’s by offering more savory dinner options which will in turn keep profits and sales at a steady flow during the entire day. 322 more words

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Don’t Become a Prisoner to Others

If you give too much power to the opinions of others, you will become their prisoner.

Just think, if J.K. Rowling had stopped trying to publish her book after being rejected for years by several publishers, there would be no Harry Potter. 55 more words

11/6/14...let's all work together (snicker)

Quote of the Day from the Friars Club Encyclopedia of Jokes: “I have a great dog. She’s half Labrador, half pit bull. She might bite off my leg, but she’ll bring it back to me.” – Jimi Celeste… 1,537 more words

When Journalists Rent Out Their B(u)ylines . . .

. . . nothing good can come of it.

There’s a growing trend among journalists of co-authoring books with subjects they probably would be better off covering. 143 more words