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Tone of your parent voice

We all know exactly what tone of our voice gets us a raise, or tells someone who what they are doing isn’t acceptable. There are 3 main tones, Parent, Child and Adult.   272 more words

Communication

Once Homeless Peninsula Student Comes Full Circle, Helping Others Find Housing

SAN MATEO (CBS SF) — Nathan Porras helps homeless people on the peninsula find housing, working for the Innvision Shelter network, as their volunteer Coordinator. 1,027 more words

News

My new piece, and a pet peeve

I have a new piece out at Enhancing Capital. Topic is booming stock markets and how to explain record-highs.

On a related note, one thing that’s frustrated me lately is people’s willingness to ignore good news when it comes from the “wrong” source. 283 more words

Miscellany

ON LEVELING MY OWN HEAD — Organically ;0)

Reflection from September 30th, 2011 @ Age 30

RE:  BEIN’ A DUAL APOLLONIAN DIONYSIAN (A.K.A. LOGIC-BASED ARTIST).

Hello.  Not a whole lot of inspiration going on here at the moment.  2,296 more words

Humanity

Gay, Latino Santa Rosa Student Overcomes Adversity To Become 1st In His Family To Attend College

SANTA ROSA (CBS SF) — During his lunch break at Roseland University Prep in Santa Rosa, Regino Rodriguez meets with the Social Justice Club. He has a lot to share.  864 more words

News

GeNeRatioNal ShifT

HEY! I’ve been reading a lot of articles about my generation – Generation X. Seems to be a lot of enthusiastically challenged or rant-y articles out there on the subject – why is GenX being left out, they’ve always been the latchkey kids, only Boomers and Millenials are mentioned. 1,304 more words

1990s

LEARNING TO SEE THROUGH THE VEIL OF HATRED — With My **LOVE** Vision ;0P

Reflection from August 7th, 2008 @ Age 27

RE:  LEARNING HOW TO LOVE PEOPLE WHO HAVE $$ **TOO** ;0)

Time is flying.  I keep thinking about how Paul’s best friend Bob is going on vacation with his family, one week in Italy and one week in Scotland (or something absurd like that).  114 more words

Love