How To Write A Business Plan by Kelly D. Price
Apr30

How To Write A Business Plan by Kelly D. Price

Recently someone asked me why they needed a business plan if they were getting all the funding they needed from friends and relatives. It sounded to me as if they were thinking of a business plan as just a fund-raising tool. In fact, a business plan is much more than that: It’s a tool for understanding how your business is put together. You can use it to monitor progress, hold yourself accountable and control the...

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Falling Behind, How Long Will We Wait? by Kelly D. Price
Apr29

Falling Behind, How Long Will We Wait? by Kelly D. Price

During the summer of 2014, in the midst of one of the worst droughts the Western United States in decades, the water main under Los Angeles’ famous Sunset Boulevard ruptured. For the next four hours it pumped millions of gallons of water onto the streets of the surrounding community, flooding intersections and snarling traffic. It even swamped the recently renovated basketball court at UCLA’s Pauley Pavilion. Still, you...

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Dixie Tea “The House Wine of The South.”
Apr28

Dixie Tea “The House Wine of The South.”

TASTE OF THE SOUTH: In 2013, Dixie Tea Founder, Zelda Hill decided to make a bottled Tea that was just as tasty  as the one his grandmother Edith  use to make. Enjoy this perfect balance of premium all-natural black tea with real cane sugar. Dixie Tea goes with just about every event. Family meals, ladies luncheons, church suppers, and its perfect for porch sitting on a hot summer day. Dixie Tea is a fine example of southern soul, it...

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The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot
Apr28

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot

Her name was Henrietta Lacks, but scientists know her as HeLa. She was a poor Southern tobacco farmer who worked the same land as her slave ancestors, yet her cells—taken without her knowledge—became one of the most important tools in medicine. The first “immortal” human cells grown in culture, they are still alive today, though she has been dead for more than sixty years. If you could pile all HeLa cells ever grown onto a...

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How to Use Your Time Wisely by Prioritizing Your Goals by Robert C. Pozen
Mar14

How to Use Your Time Wisely by Prioritizing Your Goals by Robert C. Pozen

In his book, Extreme Productivity: Boost Your Results, Reduce Your Hours, author Robert Pozen reveals his secrets and strategies for productivity and high performance, focusing on results produced rather than simply hours worked. In this edited excerpt, Pozen lays out six steps to analyze whether your efforts are supporting your most critical business goals and objectives. Many executives race from meeting to meeting or crisis to...

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