How would you like it if your boss walked up to you, asked about your job satisfaction, and then proceeded to tell you they’d be willing to cut you a check to leave. No hard feelings. Amazon.com is willing to do just that. We’re not talking about a severance package, because you only get that […]Read more "Amazon Will Pay Their Employees to Quit"
Originally Written for Every Day News On Your Terms Now (dot) com January 2014 It’s been three months, it’s a new year. Before December ended the House and Senate budget committee successfully created a federal spending budget. An outline that appropriators of the House Appropriations Committee still have to figure out how to actually make work, […]Read more "Three Months Later into a New Year: Since the Shutdown"
Originally Written for Every Day News On Your Terms Now (dot) com November 2013 While some are scratching their head at the fact that George Zimmerman is in the news again, this time because he has a girlfriend and people can’t seem to grapple with the concept or why the media is telling them about it. […]Read more "Ohio: Interested in Standing Their Ground"
Originally Written for Every Day News On Your Terms Now (dot) com November 2013 By Margaret Barnes Nothing can become possible unless it’s first proposed and discussed. That was author and political activist, Thomas Paine’s reasoning in 1797. He advocated for a “basic income” idea way back then that’s resurged today. A utopia of sorts that […]Read more "Should a Guaranteed Income be the Basic Income Policy for All?"
This was originally written for Fearless Daughters (dot) com October 2013 Have faith and a burning desire… So imagine this, you’ve just launched a business in a store front location. You’ve spent the last several years pouring our blood sweat and tears into this endeavor. You’ve never had an official work space, just a […]Read more "Just Keep On Going"
Perhaps I get it from my mother. She can have a slightly off kilt sense of humor. A favorite April Fool’s day joke of mine was one she pulled over on my grandmother. Maybe you had to be there, in the car with her as she impromptu went about making the phone call. I was.Read more "Like Mother like Daughter: Best April Fool’s Memories"