Changing Gender Roles: Men Doing More Laundry

Traditional gender roles have been evolving over the past 20 years, especially with the huge number of women in the work force. As a result, men are now more laundry chores; and marketers have reacted accordingly. According to the Wall Street Journal: “Makers of detergent and washing machines are changing their product development, advertising, and […]

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Are You Ready for a Months-Long Job Interview?

We know that the job hiring process is much tougher today than in the past — due to companies’ use of key-word computer software to pre-screen resumes, the downsizing of several major companies, and the number of applicants for each good job. But, another disheartening trend for job seekers is the longer hiring process used […]

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A Global Tribute to France

Once again, we have seen some horrific events take place somewhere in the world. This time it was Paris. Next time, it could be ____. Nonetheless, after some sad reflection when a tragedy occurs, we usually return to our normal lives.   Here is a nice YouTube montage of tributes around the globe from the […]

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What Do Americans Shoplift Most Often?

Shoplifting in retail stores accounts for billions and billions of dollars around the globe. In the United States alone, annual shoplifting losses amount to $13+ billion. Take a look at this NEW  YouTube video from the Wall Street Journal to see what items are shoplifted most frequently in the United States.      

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