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3 Great Summer Jobs for 21st Century Kids

May 26, 2019

When I was kid, there were a few options that were popular for summer employment. I could either get a paper route or corral carts at the local grocery store. Since I had more time than money, I ended up pursuing both of these options.Currently, a much smaller number of households receive home delivery. And, more and more people are getting their groceries delivered to their homes. In addition,...

Stop Pretending That All Screen Time is the Same

November 9, 2018

Recently, the NYTimes published an article entitled, “A Dark Consensus About Screens and Kids Begins to Emerge in Silicon Valley”. This primary thesis of the article is that the technologists, who created the devices and the software that runs on them, are doing the best they can to keep their own kids away from these inventions.  While that conclusion is intentionally shocking because it creat...