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Generation to Generation

Business, Leadership

Tapping the Timeless Value Stream There is a lot of discussion about intergenerational understanding, especially in the business world.  This form of multiculturalism used to be your experience when crossing national borders; now it appears with people with whom you…

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Retaining Young Professionals

Business, Leadership

Understanding ‘Millennials’ in your Workplace “Millennials” – also known as “Generation Y” or “Echo Boomers” – are a workplace mystery to many employers.  Born between 1980 and 2000, Millennials offer a wealth of talent and knowledge to organizations and help…

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Sage Advice

Business, Leadership

Today’s Young Professionals Still Have a Lot to Learn They’re better educated, more technologically gifted, and have a firmer grasp on the realities of life at an earlier age than perhaps their Baby Boomer contemporaries had at comparable points in…

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Teflon Hearts and Velcro Values

Business, Leadership

What to Remember and What to Forget One of the keys to living the life we dream of is not allowing certain things to stick to our hearts and minds, while at the same time not jettisoning what has true…

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Your Rights are at Risk

Business, Leadership

It’s Time to Pay Attention The following article is based on a speech given by Ken Cuccinelli, Attorney General of Virginia, sponsored by Hillsdale College’s Kirby Center for Constitutional Studies and Citizenship. “Freedom is never more than one generation away…

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Sheriff Jack Parker

Business, Leadership

Helping Create a Quality Community What’s not to admire about Sheriff Jack Parker?  He has an infectious enthusiasm about the community, loves his job and co-workers and enjoys the great outdoors with his family.  He has the kind of outlook…

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An iPad in the Classroom

Business, Leadership

The Apple iPad has become an asset to the business world.  Now, even schools are finding ways to use the technology in their classroom.  Following a recent gift of five iPads from netDirective Technologies that enhanced learning in the classroom…

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Smart Devils

Business, Leadership

Why We Need Moral Ed. “Education without values, as useful as it is, seems rather to make man a more clever devil.” So lamented Cambridge professor C.S. Lewis.  Lewis’ insightful premise can be seen in the Oscar nominated film, “Enron:…

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It’s Time for Reformation in Education

Business, Leadership

Guiding and Measuring our Most Valuable Resource “A capacity for reading, gives access to whatever has already been discovered by others.  It is the key to the already solved problems.  And it gives a relish, and facility, for successfully pursuing…

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A Direct Connection to Success

Business, Leadership

Bridging the Gap between BCC and UCF Caroline Anthony fished the handwritten letter out of her pocket.  She’d written it to herself in the fall of 2006.  It was her first day of school at Brevard Community College (BCC), the…