Video Friday

June 2, 2017 Mike 0

I originally saw this video on CNN. Thought everyone would enjoy it. For some reason YouTube removed it, saying it violated terms of service. If the embedded video link doesn’t work, here is another one. It’s good to have fun

The Ghost Is Ready But The Meat Is Rotten

June 2, 2017 Mike 0

According to IT legend, several years back when computerized translation services were in their infancy, someone tried to translate the phrase “the spirit is willing but the flesh is weak” into Japanese. It roughly translated as “the ghost is ready

So You Think You Can Write?

June 2, 2017 Mike 0

Writing a daily column for a blog isn’t the piece of cake it may appear. Consistently writing involves a lot of research and a lot of typing and a lot of editing. But if you’re motivated and use self discipline,

Should You Finish Your Degree Online?

June 2, 2017 Mike 0

Yes. This should be a very short and simple article, but finishing your degree isn’t without some important considerations. My History When I started at The University of Alabama back in 1984, I was fresh out of a private, college […]

Roundup and Link Love: Welcome to Mandi Edition!

June 2, 2017 Mike 0

The Life Skills Network has added a new member and we’re very happy to have her on board! Mandi from Organizing Your Way has joined our eclectic band of bloggers and we’re all excited to introduce her to our readers.

Roundup and Link Love: Oh No, Not Again Edition

June 2, 2017 Mike 0

Anyone who’s read this blog for any significant length of time has probably read my references to identity theft and my own personal story of becoming a victim of this crime. In 2004, it all started with a phone call

Roundup and Link Love: One Million Visitors Edition

June 2, 2017 Mike 0

Last weekend The Wisdom Journal reached a significant milestone: the one millionth visitor perused this site last Saturday! I’d like to send a thank you out to everyone who has visited and/or commented. You’ve been a big encouragement to me