The power of reflection

In my continuing discussion of success in work from home careers today I want to cover the power of reflection. The Slight Edge philosophy focuses on ‘the now’, about realizing there is only ever really now. The choices we make in each moment are what lead to the path of success. How to reflect on your…

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Pharmacy Schools – Hidden Curriculum?

Changes must be made in our healthcare system. Healthcare professionals must be able to provide patient-centered care by working in interprofessional teams. This is redefining and expanding the roles of many health professions. For some disciplines, such as pharmacy, current practitioners may not feel qualified to instruct students and recent graduates in interprofessional care. There is…

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The Bank Never Goes Broke But You Can

I’ve never understood how any kind of anarchist, anti-corporate/profit motive dude, anti-economic-globalization, social justice champion, anti-sweatshop, or what-have-you activist can justify smoking. They all want to destroy, or at the very least change, “the man” yet will continue supporting “the man” in the most blatant way possible – SMOKING. Why, why don’t people make this…

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Some people get risk management and some don’t

For awhile, I was writing for hours every day. And I don’t mean, organizing my email inbox, twittering, getting distracted by my stumble button … I mean full-fledged pounding away at the keys, replacing my keyboard at the end of every day. All because somebody had the harebrained idea of daring me, saying I couldn’t…

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Keeping The Family Happy

Wholesome Activities, Great Attitudes, and Higher Altitudes ACTIVITIES As hectic as our lives are, the key is to integrate into our family culture the types of activities that ensure we spend enough time together. Here are a few things we’ve tried that have blessed our family in countless ways: Date Night This can be a tough…

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The Biggest Lies About Money

Sometimes my husband calls me the bag lady when I’m running errands. It’s not what you think. No. I am not strolling the streets of Los Angeles totting bags of every fabric and material known to mankind. Eh, the last statement is probably somewhat true. A few years ago, many grocery stores started selling affordable…

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Manage your finances while studying for a GED

The first lesson relates to how you manage your own finances. This lesson is the basis of all the other actions. Bringing in extra money alone is no cure for financial difficulties. It is really just a sticking plaster. You have to deal with the root cause. For example for Joan the root course is…

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How to get the job you want

Day after day, you wonder why you don’t seem to be making any progress. You look left for the solution, and then you look right. In every direction you look there never seems to be an answer to get money. The problems for most people are right behind, but you never see it. Some days…

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Recession-Proof Businesses

I hope you like what I’ve done with the place. I have been struggling on and on about the theme and how I want Renaissance Blogger to be looking. Have I finally found a “perfect” theme? Probably not. But being code-impaired I need to settle on the creations of others. I hope that it is…

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Making a voodoo doll. For Entertainment Purposes Only:)

I know I am going to get whacked upside the head by Karma, but as promised, instructions on how to make your own voodoo doll… Making a voodoo doll is pretty simple. The trick is to make it as personal to whomever it is to personify as possible. This makes it easier for any spells…

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