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Article archive for May, 2019

  • May 29th, 2019

    National Safety Month: Stay Safe Out There!

    Tweet June is many things: a favorite month to get married, the start of summer (in the Northern Hemisphere), the season of inconvenience for parents who did not have the foresight to enroll their energetic offspring in camp. But from a business perspective, perhaps the most crucial significance for June is that it’s National Safety [...]

  • May 22nd, 2019

    Grammar Police: Say What You Mean and Keep It Clean!

    Tweet We know it’s been a while since you were in grammar school, learning about such English language twisters as homophones: words that sound alike but are spelled differently, and have different meanings. Like two, too, and to. Or hear and here. Or there, their and they’re. Then there are it’s and its, which most [...]

  • May 15th, 2019

    We Are the Oil Spill

    Tweet In recent times, whenever a catastrophic event, whether natural or human-created, makes headlines, social media rapidly makes memes that say something along the lines of, “We are all ____.” It’s meant to express empathy and unity, and does: for some reason, disasters pull us together. Singer/songwriter Jackson Browne, renowned for his environmental activism as [...]

  • May 8th, 2019

    Spillers Love Company

    Tweet The Internet is known for those who jump on board to criticize. So it was refreshing to see how many peopled jumped on board to support a woman who spilled 22 quarts of ranch dressing at her workplace — by sharing their own spill stories. Mashable called it “the greatest thread in Twitter history.” The article included [...]