Co-authored by Linda Benesch, Communications Director, Social Security Works Donald Trump ran for President as a different kind of Republican. During the primary, he stood out from the crowd by promising to protect Social Security, Medicare, and Medicaid. He went on to make that promise a centerpiece of his general election campaign. Even before the […]
This week, nearing the end of four years of service as an Obama Presidential appointee to the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF), I felt compelled to issue a public dissent to USCIRF’s 2017 Annual Report. While the larger part of my dissent dealt with the way the Commission does its work (which I […]
By Dave A. Chokshi, New York University Langone Medical Center In medicine, we speak of “seeing patients” when we are rounding in the hospital or caring for those who come to our clinics. But what about those people who may be sick but do not seek care? What is our responsibility to the patients we […]
I drove to work crying the other morning. It wasn’t the stress of being a solo mom of three kids under ten, or dealing with chronic health issues and economic challenges. It wasn’t the video of the passenger being dragged off the United flight, or the military posturing in the waters near North Korea, or […]
Before I start my anecdote, let me start off by saying, you’re awesome. Yes, I’m talking to you, all you working parents, single mothers and fathers and college students. You’re rock stars. You’re taking care of business, and despite the small moments of doubt you may have, you’re doing an incredible job! For sure, I […]
Today I want to tell you #WhyVaccinesWork. I have seen progress made and lives saved. Vaccines protect against 26 diseases. Where accessible, this means more children are living past their fifth birthday, an important milestone for child survival. It also means adults, communities, and nations are healthier. During World Immunization Week, we must celebrate our […]
“Mum, it’s like everyone wants to be autistic like me now!” my 8-year-old daughter announced as she came out of school on Monday. She was referring to the latest “craze” for the fidget spinner in her school (and it seems every other school in the country). Suddenly it was “cool” to want to fidget, and […]
The first round of France’s presidential elections last weekend demonstrated that the clear-cut division of loyalties to the old mainstream parties ― the left and right political divide born during the French Revolution ― has collapsed in France. In the industrial era, the left always stood for social protection from the insecurities spawned by the market, […]
At 15 years and counting, the war in Afghanistan is by far America's longest war and among its most costly. We're draining our resources, sustaining military casualties and spending huge amounts of money as the conflict grinds to a stalemate. No U.S. official seems to want to talk about our policy in Afghanistan and where […]
Aftab Alam, Aligarh Muslim University Indolent Indian cows sitting or eating on the busiest roads of the country’s cities are common sights for anyone who has ever visited the subcontinent. Today, this mammal is at the centre of the country’s increasingly violent social upheaval. In the name of defending Hindu values, vigilante mobs are lynching […]
Raised on contaminated property and forced to consider the value of life at a young age, Julieanne O'Connor shares her experiences of life and death while inspiring audiences to look even deeper for meaning in their lives.
This is one of those golden rules of business—it’s true across all industries and all cultures: the easiest source of extra sales and new clients will always be the clients you already have now. The post How to Use Your Clients to Get More Clients appeared first on Home Business Magazine.
Today, online invoicing is the trend for most businesses whose perpetual headaches with hand-written invoices have prompted them to invest in more accurate invoicing and billing solutions. The post The Shift and Change of Traditional Handwritten Invoicing appeared first on Home Business Magazine.
In recent years, an unabashedly entrepreneurial project has been transforming entrepreneurial exploration. The post To Infinity and Beyond: How Entrepreneurism Is Making Space Tourism Viable appeared first on Home Business Magazine.
Don’t we all want our pets to have the very best of everything? Spoil Fido with the practical, affordable products from Best Pet Supplies, Inc.! The post Best Pet Supplies, Inc: The Adorable, Affordable Choice for Your Furry Friend appeared first on Home Business Magazine.
One of the toughest challenges facing a new franchisor is actually selling the first franchise, says Thomas M. Pitegoff, counsel in the New York City office of LeClairRyan and co-chair of the national law firm’s franchise industry team. The post First-Time Franchisors Face Unique Challenges, Attorney Warns appeared first on Home Business Magazine.
When Matt and James McManus created Bokos in 2013, they didn't have any retail experience but were eager to put their education to the test. The post Brothers Matt and James McManus Are Making Tracks in the Footwear Industry with Bokos appeared first on Home Business Magazine.
Egan Reid, a leading office furniture company, take a look at each type of desk, the health benefits of standing desks and how you should decide whether they’re right for you. The post Standing Vs Seated – Which Desks Are Best? appeared first on Home Business Magazine.
With the capacity to warm up rooms and homes within short periods of time, radiators play a significant role for utility purposes, but they can also add a touch of beauty to your home. The post A Guide to Radiator Valves appeared first on Home Business Magazine.
The tech startup Plastc promised one high-tech “smart” credit card with a screen and Bluetooth. After many delays and an inability to secure funding, they’ve gone out of business. They’re sadly not alone.