Teaching Practical Skills in the Classroom

Our youth absorb an incredible amount of information throughout the course of their studies – which can often be up to two decades worth of instruction – but how much are they actually learning that will prepare them for the real world? I’m sure many parents have...

Creating Power in Your Career

If you happen to be one of the millions of people around the nation who find themselves unhappy in their careers, it’s time to take a critical look at what you’re doing, not doing and what you think could make it better. Perhaps your trouble is an absentminded boss, a...

From Tests to True Teaching

In Outwitting the Devil, The Devil mentions while being questioned by Hill that, “Children are sent to school to make credits and to learn how to memorize, not to learn what they want of life.” It’s a chilling statement of the educational system back in his time, and...

Demand Independence

As our nation celebrated its birthday a few days ago, I couldn’t help but feel sad about where our country is today. On July 4, 1776, our founding fathers signed the Declaration of Independence and created a new nation based on freedom and independent thought. 235...