5 Ways Your Boss Is Killing Your Company Culture

Less than a quarter of those surveyed feel that upper management truly has the best interests of most of their employees at heart, while less than half think that these executives are committed to the company’s vision. 5 Ways Your Boss Is Killing Your Company Culture I agree.  And a big reason for this, I believe, …

Name Generator

Name Generator - Cool Name ideas at the click of a button!. I thought this was kinda cool for generating a pseudonym.  You can also generate a Medieval name, a Twitter name, whatever. // Amazon.com Widgets  

Jeff Monson: US a police state, George Orwell’s 1984 happening before us

They want to scare us, saying "they are out to get us, we are doing it for your own protection,” they make us scared of one another. Scared of what our neighbors are doing. via Jeff Monson: US a police state, George Orwell's 1984 happening before us — RT Op-Edge. Never heard of this guy …

Why the Rich Don’t Give to Charity

I thought this was quote-worthy: Last year, Paul Piff, a psychologist at UC Berkeley, published research that correlated wealth with an increase in unethical behavior: “While having money doesn’t necessarily make anybody anything,” Piff later told New York magazine, “the rich are way more likely to prioritize their own self-interests above the interests of other people.” They are, …

No Budget Deal on the Backs of the Elderly, the Children, the Sick and the Poor

We demand a budget that makes sure that the wealthiest Americans and most profitable corporations pay their fair share. via Send a Message to President Obama, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and House Speaker John Boehner: No Budget Deal on the Backs of the Elderly, the Children, the Sick and the Poor. | Friends of …

This year’s vegetable garden

My checklist for this year's vegetable garden: Soil tilled?  Check! Top soil added?  Check! Plants bought?  Check! Seeds for plants not available for purchase?  Check! Plants planted?  Check! Now the watering ... and waiting begins! // Oh, you're wondering what I planted? Lettuce room for cabbage Strawberries Cucumbers Onions room for bell peppers room for radishes Tomatoes …