Characteristic of Leadership – Getting Things Done

Characteristic of Leadership – Getting Things Done Are leaders born and not made? Are you born with the characteristic of leadership, or can you acquire and develop the skill set that contains the characteristic of leadership? The idea that individuals are born to leadership is a concept that has been prevalent in the past. However, […]

Stay Safe Out There

Stay Safe Out There Although exact numbers are hard to come by, it’s estimated that there are between 2.5 and 3 million big rigs on America’s highways and interstates every day. They’re literally the wheels that keep the country running. Considering that the average over-the-road truck driver racks up somewhere in the neighborhood of 100,000 […]

Know When to Hold Them… When to Fold Them-5 Cardinal Rules for Finding, Fixing and Selling Houses

Know When to Hold Them… When to Fold Them-5 Cardinal Rules for Finding, Fixing and Selling Houses In Kenny Rogers’ song, the “Gambler,” he says, “Know when to hold ’em, know when to fold ’em.” Even though he is singing about gambling, these words are so profound for real estate investors whose primary investment strategy […]

Writing a Thesis Or Dissertation Takes a Lot of Practice and Style

Writing a Thesis Or Dissertation Takes a Lot of Practice and Style Unless you have written many formal documents before, you might be surprised how difficult it can be to write a thesis or dissertation. When writing a thesis or dissertation, your style should be formal and similar to what you find in the scholarly […]

Heads-Up Scholars – APA Reference Requirements Have Changed!

Heads-Up Scholars – APA Reference Requirements Have Changed! I have been working as a freelance writer and editor since earning an MA in Writing/Publishing in 2004. Over the past six years, I have edited a lot of academic papers for professors around the world who are publishing in peer-reviewed journals. If I do say so […]

Sibling Conflict – How to Stop Children Fighting

Sibling Conflict – How to Stop Children Fighting Fighting between siblings is an unavoidable part of the parenting landscape. Kids are naturally competitive and this competitiveness can be expressed in a variety of forms, like noisy disputes and physical scrapping. Children have no experience in conflict resolution, so they need to be taught that yelling […]