Salvation Army, Not Just A Religion, A Charity Worth Giving To

Last year during Christmas season I started to enter a store that I had shopped at regularly for years. I stopped at the store entrance because I felt that something was wrong. Then I realized that there was no bell ringing and no Salvation Army volunteer with his or her red kettle. I went into the store and asked the manager if he knew why the Salvation Army volunteer was not outside. He stated that the company had gotten complaints from people who were unhappy that a religious organization ...
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Distance Learning and Distance Learning Online

a href="http://distancelearning.christianet.com/">Distance learning has become extremely appealing and widely attended because of the many educational options it offers through an educational format that caters to students who require flexibility in pursuing a degree. If you have decided that you need to jump-start your flagging career, want to change careers, or reach higher for an education that can increase your earning potential, then a distance learning online school is for you! Anything ...
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The Importance of Setting Investing Goals

If you want your investments to be successful, you need to set a few goals. Without your goals, how do you know what you are investing for? Your goals will not only give you motivation, but they will help you assess if you are heading on the correct investment path. By setting investment goals, you are defining why you are investing. You are establishing a time frame for your investments. By doing this, you are able to see what investments are appropriate for your goals. You are also able to ...
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Ten Attributes for an Effective Life

NTRODUCTION In the process of acquiring an education, we learn about many important subjects such as math, science, and history. I believe our educations should also present ideas that help us develop into the best human beings we can become. To fulfill our potential, we need values and attributes that enrich our lives and the lives of others. These qualities, the result of our inner development, will allow us to mature emotionally and spiritually. This article contains my ideas regarding ten ...
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MacBook Compatible USB-C Accessories

 Concurrent with the introduction of the ultra slim 12 inch MacBook in 2015 Apple computer also has introduced a new SuperSpeed + USB C socket intended to consolidate most of the various jacks and plugs on Mac and PC computer hardware to a single, modern standard. The revised shape of a USBC connector is significantly slimmer and much smaller than the standard USB 2.0/3.0 Female Type A plug we have been using for the last 10 years and then some. The space-saving dimiunition in size is ...
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Thanks to my Father for my Life Teachings

Thanks to my Father for my Life Teachings To my father, James Thomas McKinney in celebration of his 80th birthday, January 12, 2005 For your 80th birthday, and for that matter, many of them, I have pondered what to get you…. a man of few needs or wants; simplicity at its finest. After giving it much thought, I decided to attempt to tell you just a few of the ways you have forever touched and shaped my life--my father, my dad, my friend, the children’s grandfather who chased them down ...
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The Benefits of EQ Coaching for Mid-Level Executives and

The majority of CEOs, executives and professionals are left-brained -- analytical, linear, and focused. They are good with numbers, and in communication tend to listen to the actual word spoken, word-by-word, missing the nuances, the expressions, the tone of voice, i.e., the •other” 90% of verbal communication. Many have come up through the ranks with heavy backgrounds in business, finance and accounting and have had little time for liberal arts training or exposure. Professionals, in ...
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Start a Home-Based Tutoring Business

Do you know a topic or subject better than most anyone? Many stay at home moms and dads have received good educations and have worked in the business world or taught at school for a period before starting a family. If this is the case then here is a great work at home idea for moms and dads to become a tutor in the local community. You may be wondering about what coursework can be taught out of the home and will there be high enough demand that residents or even local businesses will pay for ...
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The Concept of Unschooling

The Concept of Catholic Unschooling Author Interview with Suzie Andres, Homeschooling with Gentleness: A Catholic Discovers Unschooling by Lisa M. Hendey Whether you are a homeschooling parent or simply a parent concerned with the quality of your children’s faith formation and education, you owe it to yourself and your family to learn a bit about the concept of •unschooling”. In her new book Homeschooling with Gentleness: A Catholic Discovers Unschooling (Christendom Press, October ...
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Parents and Children Working Together

Parents and Children Working Together When parents help their children learn to read, they help open the door to a new world. As a parent, you can begin an endless learning chain: You read to your children, they develop a love of stories and poems, they want to read on their own, they practice reading, and finally they read for their own information or pleasure. They become readers, and their world is forever expanded and enriched. This newsletter focuses primarily on what you can do to help ...
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