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by / on March 1, 2013 at 5:31 pm / in Philosophy, Young Blazers

Finding the Just-Right Level of Self-Esteem for a Child

A wave of recent research has pointed to the risks of overpraising a child. But for parents, drawing the line between too little praise and too much has become a high-pressure balancing act. Cara Greene, a mother of three children […]

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by / on February 19, 2013 at 2:58 pm / in Attire, Young Blazers

Tailor Explains The Biggest Mistake Men Make When Buying A Suit

A tailor recently told us the biggest mistake men make when buying a suit.”They don’t do enough research,” said McGregor Madden, a trained tailor who founded men’s apparel businesses ProperSuit.comand Hall & Madden. Madden said that not knowing all the options can […]

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by / on February 15, 2013 at 8:13 pm / in Young Blazers

Black History Month

Ninety percent of microphones used today are based on the ingenuity of James Edward West, an African-American inventor born in 1931 in Prince Edwards County, VA. If you’ve ever talked on the telephone, you’ve probably used his invention. Dr. James […]

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by / on February 8, 2013 at 4:28 pm / in Young Blazers

Black History Month

First African-American to compete in NASCAR Nationwide series (1999), in NASCAR trucks full time (2002–06), and in NASCAR Sprint Cup series in 20 years (2006). Competes full time in the Grand-Am Rolex series (2007–present). Lester’s win was part of an […]

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by / on February 6, 2013 at 6:00 pm / in Health, Philosophy, Young Blazers

Positive Thoughts produce Placebo effect

Have you ever called your doctor for an urgent appointment only to find out later that your headache went away as soon as you got into the doctor’s office? Have you ever noticed that your pain went away after you […]

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by / on February 5, 2013 at 2:02 am / in Young Blazers

Black History Month

Pilot, 23, completes round-the-world trip. A 23-year-old pilot landed his single-engine plane as onlookers cheered Wednesday, becoming what he says is the youngest person to fly solo around the world. Before ending his three-month trip, Barrington Irving circled the Opa-locka […]

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by / on February 1, 2013 at 7:04 pm / in Grooming, Health, Young Blazers

Protruding Intrusion

As your body enters various stages of manhood, you may notice excelerated hair growth in some areas, with slower hair growth in others. As a part of your A.M. grooming, examine your face for stray hairs while paying very close […]

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by / on February 1, 2013 at 5:53 pm / in Philosophy, Protocol, Young Blazers

Hand To Hand

Here’s another social exchange that tends to be a unconscionable act. Handing over money to another. When we’re repaying back, loaning, or handing over dough to a clerk, the way it’s done can convey your social upbringing, and or, how […]

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by / on February 1, 2013 at 4:52 pm / in Protocol, Young Blazers

Networking

Whether you’re at a business function, a social event, or just out and about, the more people you interact with, broadens your circle of network.  Here are six tools to widened your circle. 1. Get comfortable initiating a self-introduction (smile, firm […]

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by / on January 30, 2013 at 8:59 pm / in Attire, Philosophy, Young Blazers

The Best Way to Clean your Glasses

Nearly 50% of Americans wear corrective glasses, according to the trade group Vision Council. And most of them are guilty of the biggest crime in lens care: Exhaling onto their lenses, then wiping the fog off with their shirt sleeves. […]

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