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One Size Fits All America Feels Too Restrictive

By Timoteo77, published on May 27, 2013

...anorexic fashion models or marathon runners.

Who cares?

If we pressure them to cave in and carry the plus sizes, then shouldn't those big and tall shops be required to carry petite sizes as well? You can see where this would lead. No more specialty shops, and that would hurt the economy. We already live in a one-size-fits-all kind of world, where zero tolerance policies in our educational system, for example, have made criminals out of elementary school children for pointing a finger at someone and going "bang bang!" It's the dumbing down, and the distilling down of America ... (more)

Tags: controversy, freedom of speech, the economy, abercrombie & fitch, thrift stores, dumbing down of america

Ring Your Own Telephone

By Randy Mitchell, published on Oct 18, 2012

The Economy. Money. Jobs. Your Future, and the future of our youth. It’s filling the minds of everyone these days especially during this super-heated political election. People are more concerned than ever about what their future holds, and rightly so. Millions are looking for work, or have stopped searching at all with little hope. It isn’t the America I grew up in, and one in desperate need of a new direction.

America was founded on self-reliant, entrepreneurial principles. A nation where people are free to dictate their own future, create their own jobs, and look out for themselves,... (more)

Tags: obama, entrepreneurship, business development, randy mitchell, election 2012, the economy, benefits of self employment, self reliance, business leaders

Image Is Not Everything

By Randy Mitchell, published on Apr 28, 2012

...the individuals mentioned above, perceived financial inadequacy is causing lots of stress in many relationships.

During my career I’ve been laid off more than once. Not because of anything I did, but rather due to a loss of business, severe mismanagement, and an overall downturn in the economy. In years past it caused me financial pain, but didn’t detract from who I was as a person. Which brings me to the point of this article: money shouldn’t be allowed to mirror who we are as human beings. It shouldn’t ever define our very existence, morals, self-worth, and image in the... (more)

Tags: unemployment, image, wealth, money, randy mitchell, affluence, the economy, underemployment

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