"Those of us who are lucky enough to live in a world where we have enough and we have a roof and we have food - we find ourselves caught in this cycle of keeping track of the wrong things. Keeping track of how many times we've been rejected. Keeping track of how many times … Continue reading Quote To Ponder ~Seth Godin
If you were going to enlist in the military, which branch of the armed forces would you choose? And why?
The choice would have great consequences. The simple fact is that despite their similar charters, not all branches are created equal. Your choice will influence countless aspects of your life, including your post-military employment options and even the likelihood of whether or not you’ll survive your enlistment.
Gallup recently completed research into which branch of the armed forces most Americans would encourage someone to join. The Air Force came out on top.
Americans hold all branches of the U.S. military in high regard, but that does not necessarily translate into a desire to see their loved ones enlist. Fewer than half would be likely to recommend joining the Coast Guard (48%), Marines (43%) or Army (41%) to their children or grandchildren, while a majority would be likely to recommend the Navy…
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CREDIT: Getty Images 50 Books Recommended by This Year's TED Speakers ~Jessica Stillman, Inc. | Repost The much-buzzed-about conference generated a gargantuan list of intriguing book recommendations. TED is one of the world's premier cultural events, providing not just a chance for the thousand or so attendees to hear from some of the smartest people … Continue reading 50 Books Recommended by This Year’s TED Speakers
Updated: 5/16/2017 The website/app, Goodreads, setup a reading challenge at the beginning of each year, since 2016. If you are unfamiliar with Goodreads, it is a social website centered around books and reading. The idea is that you can upload your personal library of book titles and arrange lists by the books you've read, the books … Continue reading Goodreads
"No man ever became wise by chance." ~Seneca
"If I find in myself desires which nothing in this world can satisfy, the only logical explanation is that I was made for another world." ~C.S. Lewis
"Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail." ~Ralph Waldo Emerson
"There are only two kinds of people in the end; those who say to God, 'Thy will be done,' and those to whom God says, in the end, 'Thy will be done.'" ~C.S. Lewis
"However beautiful the strategy, you should occasionally look at the results." ~Winston Churchill
"We must get to the end of ourselves before He can begin in us." ~F. B. Meyer