The business world is, well, quite male dominated. The perception of a top executive is still that of 'the man' sitting behind a large desk, ruling the world. (Look at the In Living Color era skits and you will know what I mean.) So, how do we change that perception? First, it starts by offering … Continue reading Not Enough Women In Top Positions In Business!
Our economy today has more jobs to fill than talent to fill them. That is why many companies are becoming more lenient with their drug screens and background checks. Just a few years ago, certain offenses or failing a screening for some drugs would be an automatic fail. Today, employers are so desperate they are … Continue reading Now Hiring May Not Mean Drug Screens And Background Checks
It seems like fast food is getting faster lately. From delivery services to traditional food delivery, everyone is getting on the restaurant to your door food train. Albeit it is a limited release, even Krispy Kreme is starting their cars to bring you fresh donuts without leaving home. The option to order online and have … Continue reading From Fryer To Door: Krispy Kreme Donut Delivery
The financial cost of college is, needless to say, quite high. At least that is what my own monthly school loan statement says. The real question is: Do kids today need traditional college to succeed? The truth is online courses and community college offer kids the same knowledge for much less. Pick a field and … Continue reading Is College Necessary For Success? Many Say No.
Cities and larger towns are often known for their shopping choices. Why not colleges and their towns too? It was recently argued that companies like Target or Trader Joe's are actually chasing the college student by building on or near college campuses. They are the future of shopping after all, right? This may be a … Continue reading Shopping Malls: Coming To A College Near You?
It is only July 31st, so let us talk about our favorite fall holiday: Halloween! Starting last year, a petition started circulating to move the holiday from the 31st to the last Saturday of the month. Why? The weekend would make the holiday safer and more fun for kids. The petition has over 100k signatures, … Continue reading The Business Of Halloween: Does The Date Matter?
Almost every package I send or receive starts with a box. Often it is a box that is much too large for the item. What does that equal? Waste. 3M is well known from tape to packing supplies, and they are doing it again. Honestly, their newest shipping product can save space and minimize waste! … Continue reading Death Of The Box: Flex And Seal Shipping Roll