EXPECTATIONS & PREPARATION OF THE PAST VS TODAY’S CHILDREN

What do you see that is different in the photos of schools 100 years ago vs Today? What is the first thing you notice that is different between the two pictures above?  The left photo was taken more than 70 years ago, and the right photo was taken recently.  Some differences may seem very obvious, … Read more

Changes Companies & People Can Make to Protect our Earth’s Climate

Studies continue to be done confirming the substantial changes to our Earth, on which the climate is growing more critical daily.  Large portions of glaciers are breaking off and floating away, happening more often, and temperatures of the Earth increase and even more at our two poles. As most know, there are many factors that … Read more

ARE YOU CONFUSED BY CHANGING INFORMATION ABOUT COVID?

  Ridding oneself of germs & bacteria with soap & hot water Have you felt that you are on a merry-go-round in regards to the “real status of COVID”?  Initially, we were faced with one virus, and then other variants appear.  Second, there was one vaccine, then another, and then another.  Can they all be … Read more

What Stress Are Children Feeling during this Pandemic?

  COVID has been taking a big toll on the lives of all Americans and others for well over a year, but who is feeling the stress more: parents or children?  Clearly, both have felt the negative impact of this intensely overwhelming, unusual and devastating crisis.  Surveys were done in 2020, which were researched, examined, … Read more

EXERCISES TO EXPLORE DIVERSITIES

All Humans Have their Differences What is your organization doing to promote and enhance a healthier, supportive, and more unified work culture?  There seems to be more and more talk about the differences among us, instead of all the things we have in common.  Obviously, there will always be differences from one person to another.  … Read more

Accepting Your Limitations But Being Open to Learn

There are times when we have to accept some limitations, though they may be temporary, yet definitely restrictive for a period of time.   During that time we have to face the limitations, working around them until those restrictions are lifted.  If you have dealt with this before, you may recall needing lots of patience to … Read more

ARE YOU AWARE OF THE AFFECTS OF THE PANDEMIC ON CHILDREN AND TEENAGERS?

With families dealing with multiple concerns stemming from the world’s pandemic, though children may not verbalize their thoughts and feelings, you can be sure that they exist, and many reactions may surprise you. When a father came home one evening and shared with his family that he had been downsized, losing his job that he’d … Read more

IDEAS FOR STIMULATING GROWTH IN OUR AREA

In these times of extreme stress and mixed emotions, we need the insight and out-of-the-box thinking, which could produce proactive and productive ideas and creations that would ignite the creative juices needed for positive outcomes.  There are those people, who possess a unique ability to conger up ideas and creations, that can stimulate fresh approaches, … Read more

Efforts to Create a Positive & Progressive 2021

When developing a credible, efficient, and strategic plan for the future, a business or organization needs the insight and perspective of intelligent, progressive and experienced professionals, who can collaborate best practices to guide an organization to a solid path of a bright, successful future. The future is always full of unpredictable events and changes, which … Read more

Expanding on the Story of Chuck Yeager

A Continuation of Admiration of a Family and Historic Hero The Silent Hero from a Small Town in WV Chuck Yeager of Hamlin, WV Having grown up in the state of West Virginia, I was blessed with a grandmother who was the epitome of “grandmotherly love”.  She was not only forgiving, patient, supportive, generous, and … Read more