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The Day Berkshire Hathaway Was Reborn

Neil Killion

Now this post is going to incorporate two key elements, that I look for in 'Life Cycles' analysis. The first and foremost is still the simple stat of checking a biographic summary to see if the age of 36 stands out. This simple finding, of a startling amount of correlations of major career-defining events and this single year, is what got the whole of 'Life Cycles' going. I discovered this by accident, when I was...


Gingerbread Snacking Cake

Jessie Eldora

This recipe is not a light & fluffy cake, but it is not the heavier coffee cake either. A good sized recipe. Gingerbread snacking cake Ingredients 8 tablespoons (1 stick) unsalted butter, room temperature, plus more for pan 2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour, plus more for the pans 1 cup boiling water 2 teaspoons baking soda 2 teaspoons ground ginger 1 1/2 teaspoons ground cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon ground cloves.


Webinar Hosting Reviews: Pros and Cons of GoToWebinar, Livestream, and OnStream Webinars

Sydni Craig-Hart

Creating and marketing a great webinar is tough. Choosing a webinar hosting platform shouldn't be. That's why we've researched the top-selling webinar hosting platforms on the Internet and compiled this handy list of pros and cons for each. We reviewed each application and evaluated the following: Cost and value for the money User-friendliness Tech support and tutorials Video streaming options ...


The Ten Success Secrets Of Jesus Christ On Earth

Ngozi Nwoke

Have you ever considered how Jesus succeeded on earth to the point that His words and acts are still being celebrated, and His followers are increasing tremendously by the hour? Jesus came on a mission and He finished within a short but good record time. What could have been His success secrets? This article gives the secrets of Jesus' success on earth. And He who sent Me is with Me. The Father has not left Me alone, for I...


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Bing Limousin

Recently a music publisher, ready to contract a new artist, had to decide between two very talented singer/musicians. In the end they chose the one who had the most Facebook Friends...that got me thinking about mice and magic. I think the artist who was not chosen, who failed, will end up one day a superstar. While the one who won, become lost in the glimmer of fleeting success. Mickey Mouse might never had a chance for success,...


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The Problem at Owl Creek Bridge

Jack H. Schick

I commute further than anybody at my place of employment (55 miles round trip). In addition to my 45 or so hours ‘on the job’ each week, I spend almost ten hours getting there and home again. On my chosen route (I have a dozen options) from, the relatively rural, Upper Bucks County into suburban Philadelphia at Willow Grove, I contend with four Stop signs and 42 traffic lights. Sometimes, especially on the way home on a...


Pro or Amateur?

Jeanna Gabellini

You have two choices in your business … be a pro or be an amateur. Professionals (pros) are people who take their hobby, sport or passion seriously. They’ve decided they’re no longer satisfied with being an amateur. They want the challenge and fulfillment of fully living into their potential. And when it comes to generating a FAT profit, you can’t really get there by thinking like an amateur. If your...


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The Reason You Need An Ophthomologist After Age 40, and Why!

elle kynzer

People who know me personally realize that reading and writing are how I spend a lot of time. It has become a hobby that I enjoy; and how I use the extra time when I must be at home. That means my eyes are something that I try to take care of. I eat vegetables, and try to make sure I keep the right balance of vitamins for my eyes....and sometimes.... it just isn't enough. I had serious eye surgery for a torn retina in May,...


Watching Hitchcock Thriller Shows Vegetative Man Is Not Vegetative, After All

Joel Kontinen

New research published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences suggests that the decision to let Terri Schiavo starve to death in 2005 was ethically questionable and all too hasty. Individuals characterised as vegetative might not be so vegetative after all. According to Nature news, “A dozen volunteers watched Alfred Hitchcock for science while lying motionless in a magnetic-resonance scanner. Another...



Snorkeling with the Manta Rays at the Sheraton Kona Resort Keauhou Bay

Wayne and Judy Bayliff

Coming face to face with a giant manta ray is the thrill of a lifetime. Manta rays are amazing and curious creatures. People are fascinated by their opposing nature of ominous looks, and sweet dispositions. The Sheraton Kona Resort on the Big Island of Hawaii pays homage to these gentle giants by providing a viewing area for visitors at the resort’s Rays on the Bay restaurant. From the restaurant’s.


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1.7% COLA Increase for Social Security Beneficiaries for 2015

Patricia Johnson

By Patricia L Johnson Monthly Social Security and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits for nearly 64 million Americans will increase 1.7 percent for December 2014, according to the Social Security Administration announcement of October 22, 2014. The majority of beneficiaries will see this increase in benefits on payments they receive in January 2015. SSI recipients will receive the increase on their December 2014 payments....


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How to Build Discipline and Be More Productive (While Enjoying the Journey)

Kim Kwan Ho

This was originally an answer to a Quora question titled: " How do I stop day dreaming? Can I become a good student if I can stop day dreaming? " Yes you can. And it is not about just being a better student, it is about being a disciplined person. That is what you want, right? I am going answer first about 'how to build discipline', and then later on, touch on the aspect of study. Motivational boost ...


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