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Ruth Zubairu

Dare to Get Your Life Back, Momma!

Ruth Zubairu | September 27, 2016 | Parents
Silence. It seems like ages since your house was this quiet. For the past couple of months, which seem like a gazillion years, it has been a mad house. Literally.
Liesha Petrovich

Finding Business Zen - The Minimalist Mindset

Liesha Petrovich | September 27, 2016 | Business
It was the middle of a recession, and my business definitely took a hit. Who didn't? To survive, I streamlined as much of my business as I could, and eliminated everything necessary. I felt like we were failing because we had to cut back.
Sarah Peterson

The ONE Stat Your Online Business Should Pay Attention to in 2017

Sarah Peterson | September 27, 2016 | Business
Unfortunate fact of the day: your blog's homepage is getting in the way of people reading your articles.
Catherine M Wallace

The Moral Status of "Protest Votes": Three Theories

Catherine M Wallace | September 27, 2016 | Religion
What should these dissatisfied voters do this November? And why? What assumptions underlie those choices? This is not your ordinary election, after all. Given the unprecedented dangers posed by Donald Trump, voters need to think carefully about what to do.
Brian Hughes

Why Your Small Business Needs #GivingTuesday

Brian Hughes | September 27, 2016 | Business
Pumpkin spice lattes at Starbucks, a crisp chill in the air, the kids back in school. These signs can only mean one thing: fall is here and the busy holiday season is just around the corner! With less than two months to go, now is the time for small businesses to get serious about holiday marketing.
Sam Husseini

Lester Holt Told The First Big Lie

Sam Husseini | September 27, 2016 | Politics
Before the faceoff between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, many were pleading that Lester Holt, the NBC anchor and moderator Monday night, to be a "fact checker." Any delusions in that regard should have been dashed right away as he perpetrated a root falsehood at the very start of the...
Susanne Dumbleton

That's Power: Aung San Suu Kyi in Washington

Susanne Dumbleton | September 27, 2016 | Impact
Washington, September 23, 2016. Power is an old game in this city, but a style in play last week made all others seem crude. Aung San Suu Kyi, the effective head of state of Burma, was in town, and in her presence, the American government performed at peak form.
Jennifer S. White

There Are Lots Of Ways To Be A Little Girl

Jennifer S. White | September 27, 2016 | Parents
I had this vision of how I would raise little girls, well before I became a mother in real life. And then I had kids.
UN Women

From where I stand: Ileana Crudu

UN Women | September 27, 2016 | Women
Crossposted from UN Women. Photo: Doina Stoicescu In my community, most people believe that women are not as logical as men are. This...
Gordon Marino

Boxing Trainer Freddie Roach On Clinton vs. Trump

Gordon Marino | September 27, 2016 | Politics
The vibes around tomorrow night's debate are reminiscent of the buzz before the first Ali vs. Frazier fight.
William Morrow

How American Baseball Has Changed Over The Years

William Morrow | September 27, 2016 | Sports
From humble begins and "stick and ball" game origins, baseball has become a part of American identity.
Jack Choros

7 Ways To Use A Survival Knife In The Outdoors

Jack Choros | September 27, 2016 | Green
When going out to explore the natural environment, one of the most important things to bring along with you is a survival knife.
Bill Stieger

The Day Me And Pops Got 86'ed From An Irish Bar

Bill Stieger | September 27, 2016 | Fifty
How drunk do you have to be to be barred from drinking in an Irish bar in the 1950s? Well, the answer has to be, drunk enough to drop a two-year-old off a bar stool.
Pollo Del Mar

Tag Team Wrestling Is An Addiction For Ring Of Honor Superstar 'The Fallen Angel' Christopher Daniels

Pollo Del Mar | September 27, 2016 | Sports
During his quarter-century career, Christopher Daniels has become one of the most prolific tag team competitors in professional wrestling.
Quora

Pulitzer-Prize-Winning Author Stacy Schiff on Writing

Quora | September 27, 2016 | Books
These questions originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights. Answers by Stacy Schiff, Pulitzer Prize-winning author, Cleopatra, The Witches: Salem, 1692, on Quora. Q: What are some ways...
Marty Zwilling

Intrinsic Motivation Models Lead To Business Success

Marty Zwilling | September 27, 2016 | Business
In my experience mentoring new entrepreneurs and aspiring business leaders, I see far too many who seem to be driven by all the wrong reasons. Everyone seems to espouse extrinsic motivations, such as getting rich, having power, and fulfilling parent dreams, when in fact a focus on satisfying internal interests...
Joan Malin

For National Voter Registration Day, Two Former Planned Parenthood Interns and Student Leaders Speak Out About the Importance of Voting

Joan Malin | September 27, 2016 | New York
This post features guest writers Sophie Majteles and Elle Wisnicki, former interns at Planned Parenthood of New York City and current student leaders. On National Voter Registration Day, Planned Parenthood of New York City is helping New Yorkers register to vote through the...
Dave R. Jacobson

Beyond polls and pundits, how to measure who won the debate

Dave R. Jacobson | September 27, 2016 | Politics
Co-Authored by Maclen Zilber, Democratic Strategist and Campaign Consultant based in Hollywood, CA Thank you to the political intelligentsia, the punditry class, and for the hot off the presses post debates polls and focus groups. We get it. Hillary Clinton trounced Donald Trump in last night's first debate. Undoubtedly,...
Rebecca Warner

My 2013 'Warning' Letter To Wells Fargo's CEO John Stumpf

Rebecca Warner | September 27, 2016 | Business
It comes as no surprise to me that employees at Wells Fargo resorted to dishonesty in opening bogus accounts, just to keep their jobs. Why am I not surprised? Because in 2013, after six years of employment, my sister was about to lose her job at Wells Fargo due to sales goals.
Lincoln Mitchell

A Debate Like No Other

Lincoln Mitchell | September 27, 2016 | Politics
There were a few moments in Monday night's debate when an eerie familiarity came over the debate stage. The rest of the debate, however, was something new.