Non-English? Non-Spanish? What About the Gap?

My son’s classmate had some great stories when he returned to the US from a nine-month total immersion foreign-language study program. Most were about his struggles with the language… how a mispronounced word or voice inflection dramatically changed meanings and create some awkward situations. That made me wonder… what is the impact on non-English speaking […]

Honoring our Veterans

We Honor Them The phrase has captured the imagination ever since Tom Brokaw’s 1998 book of the same title. “The Greatest Generation” describes that generation which grew up during the Great Depression, went on to fight and support World War II, and returned home to build the nation through the 50s, 60s, and 70s. There’s […]

Employer Provided Cell Phones Make Emergency Employee Communication Easier

In an emergency situation, every second counts. You don’t have time to organize or make decisions; that is why planning ahead is vital. Providing cell phones to your employees and instituting a clear-cut policy regarding emergency situations will increase employee safety and boost employee morale. There are several things you can do to get the […]