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Memorial Day 2022; Remember the Fallen

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Memorial Day 2022; Remember the Fallen

In observance of Memorial Day 2022, we share the following from Wikipedia. Memorial Day (originally known as Decoration Day[1]) is a federal holiday in the United States for mourning the U.S. military personnel who have died while serving in the United States armed forces.[2] It is observed on the last Monday of May. It was formerly observed on May 30 from 1868 to 1970.[3] Many people visit cemeteries and memorials on Memorial Day to honor and mourn those who died while serving in the U.S. military. Many volunteers place an American flag on graves of...

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Happy New Year 2022 Goals

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Happy New Year 2022 Goals

Our goal, first and foremost, is to wish all of our visitors a Happy New Year 2022! Just as importantly, we share proven techniques to make your resolutions for a Happy New Year 2022 reality for you.  We share three steps to achieving your goals: SMART Goals, Zig Ziglar, and Becoming Your Best when you Do What Matters Most. SMART GOALS The November 1981 issue of Management Review contained a paper by George T. Doran called There’s a S.M.A.R.T. way to write management’s goals and objectives.[1][4] It discussed the importance of objectives and the difficulty of setting them....

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Happy Thanksgiving Thought Experiment

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Happy Thanksgiving Thought Experiment

Happy Thanksgiving! Happy Thanksgiving posts are usually about counting our blessings and giving thanks.  Steven Johnson compels us to consider this thought experiment:  If your daily newspaper were published once-in-a-century, and it came out today, what would the banner headline read? This is, indeed, something to be truly grateful for: Human life expectancy at birth doubled, worldwide, over the last hundred years. Here’s a video Steven Johnson referred to in his TED Talk; under two minutes: I plan to listen to the Audible Book.  I recommend Audible Books. Extra Life A Short History...

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Free Tech Learning Materials, Books, eBooks, Videos

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Free Tech Learning Materials, Books, eBooks, Videos

Free Tech Learning Materials are available courtesy of O’Reilly Media, Inc. Free tech learning materials abound, especially about any web-related tech.  O’Reilly is a long-time publisher of tech books, and it is a pleasure to report that they make a fair number available as free tech learning materials. As the founder and CEO of a web development firm for 25 years, I’ve found that the most gifted developers are largely self-taught.  Even those who’ve earned an Associates, Baccalaureate or Graduate degree have most often learned as much or more on their own than they learned...

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Lowest Cost Bachelors Degree

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Lowest Cost Bachelors Degree

University of the People Leave it to TED to bring the lowest cost bachelors degree to our attention.  Watch the video (less than twenty minutes).   Lowest Cost Bachelors Degree Get the lowest cost bachelors degree in Business Administration or Computer Science from an Accredited University.  Sign up is $50. Classes are FREE.  Exams are $100 USD each.  Total cost, $4,050 for registration and forty exams.  Financial assistance available. Learn more about University of the People at http://www.uopeople.edu/  This information comes from their “About Us” page: University of the...

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