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8 Wonderful Pastimes While in Quarantine

May 23, 2020 I Quarantine Hobbies While many cities are reopening, caution and rationale are key to staying healthy so you may not want to venture out too soon. With that being said, you may still be looking around for activities to pass the time. Customary pastimes...

How to Set Goals to Stay Healthy

Maintaining health and fitness is vital to preventing illness. Whether you have an existing medical condition or are looking to shed a few extra pounds, setting goals will help you achieve results. Here's how to plan your fitness routine and set some simple goals....

Five Ways to Stay Productive While Working from Home

No office? No problem. These five tips will help keep your productivity sky-high while working from home. 1. Never work in your pajamas. Pajamas might seem like the ultimate comfortable work attire, but lounging around in your bedclothes is a very bad idea. Getting...

June 2019 Corporate Counsel Men of Color Conference and Herm Edwards a Leader of Consequence

Edwards’s speech followed a format focused on six main points. The first main point of his speech was Promise where he discussed how promise should be an example of equality. Everyone needs a level playing field, and each person should be reminded that he is as capable as the person beside him. Edwards promises parents of football players that their children will be better when they leave Arizona State than they were when entering under his leadership.

What the Government Shutdown Reveals About Us

With the government shutdown in our rear view mirror, it’s a good idea to identify the elephant in the room.  Instead of saving at a level that can make work optional, retailers are delighted to see that Americans have embraced the mantra, ‘Spend, baby spend!”  As I...

Cyberbullying: What to Know, What to Do

In an earlier post, GCP covered New Jersey Police Detective Sergeant Thomas Rich’s presentation on sexting (Texting, Sexting: What You and Your Children Should Know, November 22, 2011). Today’s focus is cyberbullying, featuring perspectives from Sgt. Rich and others*....

What To Do When The Road Gets Rocky (And It Will)

Here are more words of wisdom from Anne Williams-Isom and Jennifer Jones Austin, authors of “How To Choose the Best School for Your Son” (GCP, February 21, 2012). In this post, Anne and Jennifer tackle the sensitive and important subject of what to do when your son’s...