Idealism can cause a man to drown in naivete, but I long to see even one company CEO stand up to outsourcing.
Dear Stockholders: We could produce larger profits by moving jobs overseas, but we're an American company and we believe in investing in this nation. You should, too.
Maybe the company's stock would then skyrocket, not necessarily because it's a great investment but because that company is doing the right thing.
Naive? Probably. But it pains me to see Nielsen workers in Pinellas get laid off, especially after Nielsen got tax breaks to stimulate the local economy. It may not violate the tax incentive agreement, but it certainly violates the spirit of the initiative. …
Seen on a bumper sticker: To err is human, to blame it on somebody else shows management potential. …
A friend has her daughter's birthday party on Memorial Day weekend every year, and half her friends don't show because they're traveling with family.
This year, everybody came. Call them "staycations," and a sign of the times. By the way, happy birthday, Kali. …
Kudos to the Northwood of Pasco Homeowners Association. The group staged a Memorial Day parade Saturday to recognize the veterans and active military personnel in the community. It also delivered some lessons to the kids about Memorial Day's true meaning.
Who says HOAs just focus on deed restrictions?
My message to this week's high school graduates: Let education be your armor, let hope be your shield and let determination be your sword. Slay any dragon that stands between you and your goals.
That's all I'm saying.