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Be Smarter than your Smartphone

Okay, let’s date ourselves.

If you can remember stopping on a street corner, at a gas station, or in the grocery store lobby to use a pay phone to call your mom or dad, or a secret friend, then we grew up in the same era. 372 more words


What's "work", anyway?

“Are you working?”

A blunt question from an ex work colleague, in the course of a friendly text message exchange. A surprisingly difficult question to answer. 901 more words

Social Media

Too scared to pass an opinion?

Are you too scared to open your mouth in public?  What about pass an opinion? 

For many of us, the world has gone crazy! 

General terms and phrases, once commonplace are now considered inappropriate, the expression of opinions are lined with the fear of creating offence, while reference to gender or race seems forbidden, and that’s before we even start on the sexual harassment claims.  582 more words

Creating Change

All or Nothing = Imbalance

A friend of mine quit her stable, salaried job to pursue her dream of being a freelance writer. When friends and former colleagues see her they remark on how much younger she looks. 378 more words


Happy New Year!

It’s New Year’s Day, and you know what that means…

Along with climbing out from under the effects of New Year’s Eve merriment,  it’s time to make those dreaded resolutions! 401 more words


Joe Issa Pays Tribute to Golden Krust Owner, Calls Him ‘A Visionary’

Founder of the Cool Group of companies Joe Issa has described the owner of Golden Krust, Jamaican Lowell Hawthorne as ‘a visionary’, stating he was saddened by his passing. 501 more words

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