Voting disenfranchisement describes convicted felons and their loss of voting privileges. Is this unfair?
Communication barriers between Christians and gays can be overcome when each understands how they offend the other.
There are many types of literacy skills but only a few that are basic to every kind.
Sustainability education answers the question "Why aren't more people being green?"
The rising cost of college education is out of control with no signs of abating. Why is it happening?
Statutory rape is broadly defined as consensual sex between two people, one being a minor. But state laws differ on the matter.
Employment discrimination continues to trouble workplaces despite laws against it. But it can be stopped.
Micro-apartments are a sustainable building design that revitalizes urban centers and creates compact cities.
Understanding child labor laws is essential for every parent and youth. Health and well-being is at stake.
The STAR Method is an interview model that gathers a person's ability to achieve goals and solve problems.
Gift baskets can be creatively designed to cater to the special needs of workers' careers.
The most common injuries in the restaurant kitchen are burns, lacerations, strains, and falls. Most of these are entirely preventable.
Writer's Digest is an informative magazine on the writing world, from publishing how-to's to creative writing tutorials.
Sustainable cities incorporate urban planning that revitalizes urban cores and adds growth gradually.
Gas pricing is complex and can be grasped by understanding the cost factors that lead to price increases and decreases.
LEED Platinum hotels are the most environmentally-friendly hotels and there are only three in America.
A creative financial care package is a major gift to the average college student.
Eco-fashion concerns the health of our planet and work and living conditions of those in developing lands.
Immediacy is a communication skill that furthers likability and success. It is mastered with practice.
Communication skills in the workplace lag due to unintended barriers. Reduce these and increase morale.
If you have hypertension there are some medicines you must avoid.
Embodied energy is the energy costs required to erect and maintain buildings hopefully in efficient ways.
Oil producing countries are using their vast wealth to transform into alternative energy powerhouses.
The way to develop effective communication skills is by practice in daily interactions.
A product review of Dr. Scholl's Custom Fit Orthotic Inserts and its foot mapping kiosk.
The Qualcomm Tricorder X Prize is a competition to invent a hand-held medical device capable of diagnosing disease.
Sustainable tourism is to preserve the culture, ecology, and economy of the places we visit.
Waterless urinals have entered the market to mixed reviews. They save water and money but at what expense?
Social sustainability seeks quality of life for all. Conflicting needs, however, hinder this goal.
Sustainable development is comprised of environmental, economic, social, and cultural factors that translate into human quality of life.
Green building is revolutionizing architecture by integrating sustainability with engineering.
Our ancient ancestors understood sustainability just as well as we do today, albeit with a different focus.
The use of green electricity is a major aspect in the quest for clean energy. Solar and wind are two home-ready forms of energy.
Where in America are the ground-zero locations for clean energy jobs? You may be surprised to learn that there are many.
Injury has taken the fun out of sports for American youth. Today it is an epidemic that is leaving our kids with lifelong health problems.
The world's most sustainable communities are leading the way in urban planning and green living. Learn ways your community can be like them.
Chronic pain is not merely harsh sensation but also an emotional experience. Avoid pain at all costs.
Sansevieria is one of the best plants for clean indoor air. It's easy to care for and perfect for people with allergies.
We are told to ask for "daily bread"--what does that mean? The daily bread concept is also a way of life, the way of simplicity.
An eye-opening look into eugenics, the dark history of race biology, its morality, ethics, and legacy.
Water management at the toilet is a major energy and cost factor. New EPA regulations are making conservation easier for us all.
This is your guide of great ideas for gift giving. Learn how giving can always be creative, fun, and meaningful.
Questions from a college class field study on obesity. The author shares his responses and seeks to know yours.
Horticulture, the caring of plants and flowers, is an excellent way to teach children responsibility and work ethic.
An extensive examination of plastic, paper, and reusable shopping bags and their global environmental impact.
Standby power is the energy consumed by products when turned off, and it costs you. Learn how to save money on energy expenses.
Today youth league sports are a good thing for all the wrong reasons. Sports and a skill-set is a better alternative.
Writers read and their writing can only benefit. Helpful tips to make your writing better.
Credentials do more than brag for us. They point to our character and integrity of leadership.
Family games help us learn much about one another. Board games and created ones can teach you much about the people around you.
The autonomous car is right around the corner, driving itself toward you. The age of the Jetsons is upon us.
New federal mandates on lighting begin January 2012 and continue through 2014
The best way to help people struggling with vice is to offer them God's Word, not poorly conceived counsel.
Strong words about Hip Hop, its music, culture, and legacy.
What you don't know can destroy your good name. The author shares his brush with credit fraud.
Our relationships are important to our emotional well-being. Here are steps to take when they begin to fail.
Can you tell the symptoms of sleep apnea? There are signs you should know. Sleep means everything to your well-being.
Do you give gift cards? Christmas is around the corner and stores are beginning to buzz with shoppers. What will you be shopping for?
Good managers have learned the lessons of the work they supervise. This makes them legitimate leaders and increases workplace morale.
Workplace morale indicates how employees are enjoying their job. But one's work ethic and how he contributes plays a big part of his enjoyment, too.
Our first social responsibility is to support ourselves and our families. Work is the clearest way we accomplish this.
A strong HR training program is essential to adding value and profitability to the company.
The task of company training is facilitate learning. Trainers must simplify concepts and lead learners into deep knowledge that can be tested.
Company training programs forecasts what the work experience will be like. An HR department must invest heavily and get this first step right.
Regulatory compliance in the workplace is necessary. But rules and management can be burdensome and unreasonable.
Which superpower gets you daydreaming at work? The author shares his.
Personal development demands that we sometimes overrule emotional signals to restrain ourselves from paths that will bring us inner and personal reward.
How to keep the mood of party gatherings high and avoid letting television viewing ruin festivities.