Many people never think of where our toilet paper comes from, or the plastic packaging around gifts, or the machine-engineered bolts that hold together you new land mower. But the fact is, nearly every consumer good made and sold would have been a mechanical marvel just 100 years ago. While high profile inventors and entrepreneurs . . .
Starting a collegiate career can be overwhelming. For many coming from high school, or who have been out of school for some time, the list of academic topics offered at many bachelor’s and associates degree-granting institutions can seem like overkill. For students looking for immediately applicable job skills, the range of liberal arts, social sciences, . . .
"You are not here merely to make a living. You are here to enable the world to live more amply, with greater vision, and with a finer spirit of hope and achievement. You are here to enrich the world. You impoverish yourself if you forget this errand." - Woodrow Wilson Public service is any service . . .
"Every flyer who ventures across oceans to distant lands is a potential explorer; in his or her breast burns the same fire that urged adventurers of old to set forth in their sailing-ships for foreign lands." - Jean Batten In the earliest days of human civilization, there were myths of flight. Whether it be Icarus . . .
Learning to Write through Self-Teaching If you're already a self-disciplined, motivated, and skilled in time management, congratulations! You've already mastered some of the most essential tools for success as a writer. You're also in a good position to take advantage of self-directed learning for writing. Consuming books, guides, and tutorials on writing practices on your . . .
Your enterprise is your employees. Your company's failure or success will hinge as much on your team's performance as the viability of your business plan or the demand for your product. Great employees who work well individually and as a group will deliver superior results, bring more innovative ideas to the table, and inspire the . . .
If you are looking to become a graphic designer then you are in good hands. Chances are you are already an artist or have a very creative mind and are thinking that this is how you want to spend your time making a living. Excellent! There are multiple routes towards a career in graphic design. . . .
Learning is the most powerful tool we have for success and survival. Without our ability to learn we simply would not exist. A desire to teach often comes from a place of compassion and kindness. It’s a worthy endeavor, and a passion worth pursuing. Today, there are multiple ways to learn to teach though, some . . .