13-17yrs, 18 & over, 8-12yrs, civic duty, commentary

Guns that look real sold across the street from an elementary school

Letter sent to local senator. We are responsible for our community. Good Morning Senator Stewart-Cousins, During the Christmas toy and furniture giveaway, I spoke briefly with you about the issue of no speed bumps around School 13 on McLean Avenue in Yonkers. Presently, there’s another more serious issue facing this same community. Our local BP

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13-17yrs, 8-12yrs, blog series, commentary, inspirational, Motivational (Coaching, Speaking, etc), personal development, Wellness

Raw Fish &Lumpy Grits: for Success

Raw Fish & Lumpy Grits So after surviving the third interview, making it through the hiring and orientation process you are now happily settled it at your new job. The job is going well, your co- workers are nice and you are finally feeling at ease in your new work home. The bliss and euphoria

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13-17yrs, 8-12yrs, blog series, Education, inspirational, personal development, Wellness

Life Essentials for Success:Selecting Friends

How to Select the Right Friends: It does not matter the decade or for that matter the century we are in, being a teenager or a young adult is not easy. With our global community’s population totals pushing ever so closely to the seven billion mark communication, problem solving and decision making skills will be

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career exploration, Education, entrepreneurship, Helpful Links, inspirational, personal development

Small Business:Free Resources for in the U.S.

On September 7th, 2011, during his address to a joint session of congress, President Obama’s message was loud and clear: small business is the Unites States of America’s most powerful engine of opportunity and economic growth. A few weeks ago, I attended the White House Urban Entrepreneurship Summit. There were over  200 students of NYC

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blog series, commentary, Motivational (Coaching, Speaking, etc), personal development, Wellness

Life Essentials for Success: Strengthening and Protecting Your Child’s Self-Esteem

Importance of Self-Esteem in a Child’s : Self-esteem is apart of each person’s social development which begins during infancy and lasts a lifetime.  Parent, educators, religious leaders and neighbors all play an important role in this most delicate process.  What does self- esteem mean?  According to author David Myers in “Exploring Psychology”, self- esteem is one’s feeling of

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18 & over, commentary, Education, inspirational, personal development, Resources

Focus:10 Ways to focus on your goals

As you begin to move about in the workforce there will likely be nothing more crucial than staying focused.  Focus is important because it may be the difference between achieving your goals and being frustrated.  Here are ten real life, time tested and personally utilized tips for staying focused and achieving your goals. How to

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