“Just be yourself,” said every traditional American mother to her son, and pre-1990 it was sound advice. Conservative values and beliefs were still held by the majority and men were respected for working hard. By doing so, you were nearly guaranteed a compatible spouse. But times have changed and that motherly advice is quaint and … Continue reading Men: Be Yourself
Your perspective on money and wealth will change dramatically over time. Youth want to buy cool stuff. Young adults are tied to careers and raising families. Middle age folks begin to focus on retirement and enjoying the fruits of their labor. The elderly are concerned with security and inheritance. Finance is important, but only constitutes … Continue reading More Money or Enough Money?
True, but not a lot. The hard part for most is getting started. So, where does the initial money come from? You either borrow it or earn it; and it is nearly impossible to borrow money before earning any (except for debt slavery of student loans) unless it’s from a family member. That is often … Continue reading It Takes Money to Make Money
We were taught this as children, but is it true? James, the half-brother of Jesus had this to say on the matter: Likewise, the tongue is a small part of the body, but it makes great boasts. Consider what a great forest is set on fire by a small spark. 6 The tongue also is a … Continue reading Words Can Never Hurt You
I am no fashion guru. I've worn the same military uniform for 20 years and rarely have to worry about what I am going to wear except while in civilian clothes. But, I will tell you that women like a man in uniform; police, doctor, or military, it doesn't matter. I've been all 3. Uniforms … Continue reading Dress for Success