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Month: December 2016

Weight loss coaching small business legal question about waiver of liability?

Weight loss coaching small business legal question about waiver of liability?

I am thinking about starting up a small part-time weight loss coaching business. I do not have any certifications currently, although I am planning on becoming certified in this area this summer if I can build up a client base so that it’s worth the money. According to the research I have done online, weight loss coaching/life coaching is not governmentally regulated, so I do not believe I would be breaking any licensing regulations. I am concerned however with avoiding…

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Educational Toys By Melissa And Doug

Educational Toys By Melissa And Doug

Folks typing “Melissa and Doug” into world wide web search engines are searching for the well-known American toymaker Melissa & Doug of Wilton, Connecticut. The Bernsteins founded their eponymous company right at home back in 1988 and have experienced growth in the very high double digits for eighteen consecutive years beginning in 1994. Melissa & Doug is particularly beloved for its line of wodden puzzles, and the company has expanded into various types of high-end educational toys for young children…

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Is it inevitable that the uprising in "positive thinking" dissolves standards?

Is it inevitable that the uprising in "positive thinking" dissolves standards?

It seems as though people are beginning to take being positive so literally as to not allow for constructive criticism. Yet, without criticism there is no discipline, and no standards. Do we have to choose; is that the balance of the universe or what? Any thoughts? Personally I think so for the same reason and one more. That reason being that children raised to softly will crumble in Society because they have had no experience with negativity and have only…

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Why the Secret (the Law of Attraction) May not be Working for you

Why the Secret (the Law of Attraction) May not be Working for you

Why the ‘Secret’ may not be working for you. By Fiona Taylor, mystic, consciousness coach, winner of 7 World Titles in Windsurfing & Olympian www.barakaya.com The Law of Attraction has become known as ‘the secret’ since the release of Rhonda Byrne’s best selling book The Secret. The Law of Attraction is not new to the Personal Development industry or to the spiritual seeker. For thousands of years the mystics, sages and spiritual teachers have known only too well the Universal…

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Is it Encouraging Lack of Personal and Fiscal Responsibility?

Is it Encouraging Lack of Personal and Fiscal Responsibility?

First it was financial bailouts, then automaker bailouts, and now there is the question of state bailouts. Is this the beginning of a long string of bailouts for everyone? Some want consumer bailouts because of overspending on credit accounts. Then there is a broad jobs bailout in the works, as the new government under President Elect Obama is trying to put together trillions of dollars of public works programs to generate jobs rebuilding the country’s infrastructure. Where does it stop,…

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Personal Loan – a Secured Friend in Need

Personal Loan – a Secured Friend in Need

Roughly, loans can be categorised as mortgage, personal loans and commercial loans. As mortgage and commercial loans are dedicated categories with specific scope, the market share of these loans is not as big as that of the personal loan category. Let us understand the concept behind its inception and the reasons behind their mass appeal. Actually, the term personal loans is self-explanatory – loans for personal needs. As the word personal itself is immeasurable, the loan category based on it…

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