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I Wish I Was Back In High School

“I Wish I Was Back In High School” Not something you hear too often or at all. But it was a thought I had after attending Back-to-School night at my daughter’s school. Going to school in the late eighties, we…


Using Apps & Social Media In A Fixer-Upper Home

Moving into a fixer-upper home is a lot of work. Packing, unpacking, making messes, cleaning them up, shopping for things, and getting rid of other things. But the first and perhaps most important step is research, and I never realized…


Avoiding Facebook Pratfalls

Avoiding Facebook’s Pratfalls

Why haven’t people learned?   Facebook’s been a thing since 2004, and given this lengthy history – particularly by social networking standards – I’d imagine regular Facebook users would long ago have figured out how to avoid the most common…


Effective Communication Skills Are Essential

Effective communication skills are important regardless of your profession. Whether negotiating a purchase, interacting socially, engaging in important conversations, or just getting your kids to listen, being able to state your case succinctly and effectively is a skill that will…


SCG Heart Walk

SCG takes steps to support American Heart Association

Last month, SCG offices nationwide proudly participated in the American Heart Association’s Heart Health Month to help prevent heart disease and increase awareness of its effects. Every one of us are touched by this disease in some way and know…


Balancing Work/Life Stress By Volunteering

Balancing the stress of work and life isn’t an easy task, but it is a necessary one.  Although I’ve always had animals of some kind growing up (yep, I was the one trying to save every neighborhood dog, turtle, rabbit,…


How Will Future Generations Read Facebook?

When I was in the third grade, our class created a time capsule with the hope that future generations would dig it up in 100 years and get a sense of what life was like in 1970. I don’t remember…