The Prentice School in Santa Ana [where my darling niece Piper attends, and is videoed in this segment] currently has an active R.E.A.D Program (Reading Education Assistance Dogs) and today they celebrated its first decade of helping children discover the joy of reading. Continue reading Children Learn to Read With Help From Dogs
Creating Your Position: Market yourself as the perfect candidate for your dream job and career
Positioning is a huge part of Personal Branding and Online Personal Branding. Your position is one of two “legs” your brand stands on; the other “leg” is your personality.
Positioning Is Everywhere
You’ve been bombarded with positioning, and chances are you don’t even know it. You’ve sipped an “uncola,” driven a car reflecting the “relentless pursuit of perfection,” and used a computer for creative rebels who want to “think differently”.
Companies seek to market their products at a consumer niche. They recognize your niche; they want to appeal to your desires. In fact, if you visit the Yahoo! /Google/Bing search engines, type in the words “designed with you in mind,” and search for results, you get thousands of pages of results – web sites promoting child-rearing, churches, checkbooks with eccentric designs, and degree mills. Continue reading Creating Your Position: Market yourself as the perfect candidate for your dream job and career
Henry Winkler made a special appearance at her school… and Piper got some facetime in the video (of course, she is a camera magnet). Here is the video; at 7.20 she makes her appearance:
My brother Rand took over (read: heads/leads) the charitable giving for Wikipedia. Until now he had not gotten his due. He neither sought credit, nor wants it, so this is what little brothers do…