Why are we giving “unskilled” laborers as much pay as “skilled” workers who earned their wage?

UPDATE 08/25/2021: OnlyFans backpedaled on their decision to ban porn 1 day after I published this article. Image is a collage of screen-captures author took from Facebook advertisements for employment at: Costco, Frito Lay, Amazon, and Waste Management. We’ve seen the news talk about a labor shortage for months, and some of us have joked …

Continue reading Why are we giving “unskilled” laborers as much pay as “skilled” workers who earned their wage?

Why isn’t there a viable cure for HIV or Cancer?

Photo by Klaus Nielsen on Pexels.com In less than 1 year we developed 3 major vaccines approved to help prevent serious infection of Covid-19, and the various variants. Plus, other countries have their own versions of the vaccine. I recently had someone ask me this question: If we developed a vaccine for the Covid-19 so …

Continue reading Why isn’t there a viable cure for HIV or Cancer?

It’s time to retire “stay safe” as a closing phrase for every phone conversation.

Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com, updated by author. This observation can apply to any well-meaning phrase, but is primarily inspired by one of my colleagues who tells clients to “stay safe” as the closing to every phone conversation. The habit is so entrenched, the phrase was accidentally said to me during a quick phone conversation, …

Continue reading It’s time to retire “stay safe” as a closing phrase for every phone conversation.