But nonetheless people pursue those talents with the hope and intention of getting a proper living wage and a positive life outcome. Thousands of people do this in a healthy way and end up compromising their pursuit of music, acting, athletics, comedy, knowledge with more secure ways of providing for themselves. But some may become so invested that they fail to create the kind of future they would have liked for themselves..
There are, however, a number ofother apparel and accessories rental models that have worked: Rent the Runway has created a $100 million a year business offeringdresses, gowns and jewelry for short term wear. Bag, Borrow and Steal has found similar success and millions in venture capital funding by renting out designer handbags. Other start ups allow you to rent watches, earrings, necklaces, even custom wigs..
A company is also encouraged to adopt diversity programs to stay out of legal trouble. Many companies are under legislative mandates to be non discriminatory in their employment practices. Non compliance with Equal Employment Opportunity or Affirmative Action legislation can result in fines and/or loss of contracts with government agencies (Diversity Guidelines).
Continue reading this postFABLE FIGHT: Mirror Mirror vs. Wrath of the TitansIt’s a box office battle of mythic proportions this weekend as remixed fables and fairy tales go head to head. In one corner, Mirror Mirror, a snarky retelling of the Snow White fairy tale.
Read a little (nothing heavy and philosophical), don look at your phone or computer screen. Get up, pee, have a small glass of water. Go back to bed, repeat the steps below.. Go to the local samba school if you can. You can meet people there as well. I met my ex at and afterhours food spot trying to eat the drunk away.
The Myth of Narcissus: Self Worship Ends in TragedyNarcissism is a term based on the Greek Mythology story of Narcissus. Briefly summarized, the myth tells the tale of a handsome man, Narcissus, who was punished for rejecting the love of a water nymph (Echo). The gods caused him to fall in love with his own image, reflected in a pond.
I keep pacing the room. I can’t tell the difference between my experimental Nikes and the off the shelf model. But the experimental shoe is designed to change the way I walk and thus reduce stress on the knee. Looking at the economic side of this type of thing, when a company closes it’s doors in America, let’s say it’s a CNC machining plant, and it moves to Indonesia, hiring a new staff of 200 people there, that is 200 skilled laborers (meaning that these 200 people actually have a serviceable trade to apply at another company, or could even start on their own with) who are now unemployed. 200 people who went from earning $12 or more, to zero. Every time this happens the local economy takes a hit.