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GET’s ‘Having Our Say’ raises human spirit high

ROSWELL, Ga. – Georgia Ensemble Theatre is teaming with the Roswell Roots Festival to bring to the stage “Having Our Say, The Delany Sisters First 100 Years,” the story of two centenarian …

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The biggest protest in U.S. history

Today was a long strange day and one I will remember fondly for a long time. I woke up to rain. The Woman’s March in downtown Atlanta was scheduled to start at 1:00. I knew it would probably be …

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A look to the past could open a lot of hearts

This year marks the 100-year anniversary that my great grandfather first set foot on American soil. With World War I looming, he looked to escape Germany and build a life for himself in the United …

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A newsroom also marches on its stomach

I’ve always had a strong admiration for our men and women serving in the military.

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Who’s on second? Someone receptive to change

I know someone who still uses dialup internet. Unsurprisingly, he is a hardcore MLB fan. Hardcore MLB fans are about as receptive to change as Augusta National members are likely to play a round …

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Promoting your best performers

Are your top performers getting promoted based on the ongoing results they are achieving? Do you have a promotion model in place that encourages your employees to work hard to earn more status and …

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Rematch with the Jack’s Knob Trail!

Last week we left our hero (that’s me) as I was headed back to the car after not quite finishing a hike I’d planned to do. “Not quite finishing a hike” is kind of like telling the kids on …

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Metro Atlanta’s workforce grew mightily in 2016

When our workforce grows, everything else grows with it. Last year, the Metro Atlanta workforce grew as employers added 70,800 more jobs. As a growth percentage, that puts us as the 10th greatest …

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Eat your dad gum veggies

Did you catch the “news” cycle on Thursday, December 8? If so, you probably saw something about the life expectancy of Americans dropping for the first time since 1993, according to a report …

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