SELF IMPORTANCE: WHY WE USE THE WORD INTELLECTUAL SO LOOSELY TODAY

“I think therefore I am.” We live in a society today where there is so much self-importance. Everyone feels that they are unique enough for everyone to get to know. It’s the main reason why social media is such a big medium. You’re taking pictures of yourself, to posting comments, and even sitting around waiting for likes. But too often we hear people refer to themselves as geniuses. The self-importance has gotten so high, we are coining ourselves terms thatRead more

WHERE DOES THE TIME GO: HOW TIME TICKS AND MAKING THE MOST OF LIFE IS IMPORTANT

“Keep yourself busy, time surely does.” Get up, go to work, come home, eat sleep, do it all over again. So many people have a daily routine that consists of the same thing day in and day out. Never trying anything new in life, their life remains constant. Then the days go by and before you know it, you have spent years doing nothing. This is the life for so many people in America. Totally fine if you’re doing somethingRead more

QUALIFYING THE UNQUALIFIED: HOW TO HELP AMERICA’S UNEMPLOYED

“How do we help them?” In previous articles, I have discussed the reasons for so many people being unemployed in America. And one of the reasons I have come up with in┬áregards to aiding the unemployed is some type of program to help the unemployed. But how do we determine how to help those unemployed. Well, for starters, what are their skills in life? You have a lot of Americans who have some sort of physical labor intensive skill. NowRead more

THERE’S JOBS, YOU’RE JUST NOT QUALIFIED

“Where do I begin to look?” In the United States today, the topic of job creation has been┬ásuch an issue it was an indicator into Trump becoming president. But do we really have a job problem like we think we do in America? Or, is it the fact that the news plays it up like it’s this major cause for concern? To me, America is a $17 trillion economy, if we had this major job problem, why haven’t we takenRead more