Jack Welch, business guru and storied former CEO of General Electric declared, “Control your own destiny or someone else will.” Or “something else will,” we add.

“Unprecedented” may go down as the most overused word of 2020, referring to the fallout from the pandemic. Yet, periodic challenges are as routine as thunderstorms boiling up suddenly in a blue summer sky.

Hey there. I’m Leta Petkas Parker, and you can probably tell from my name that I’m Greek. Greek families love food and cooking — and eating, though I try to keep the eating part under control. At only 5’2”, I’d be a little butterball if I indulged as much I’d like to. Since I’ve retired to t…

Listening to talk radio while driving, an ad came on for a local company that offers heating, air conditioning, plumbing, electrical and handyman services to homeowners and commercial accounts. Since they offer a wide range of services, the owner of the firm, daughter of the founder, said he…

On the first trading day of the month, June 1, 2020, American, European, and Asian stock indexes moved up, ostensibly on signs that global factory activity was recovering. U.S. indexes continued climbing June 2nd as traders seemed to discount violent protests across the country.