Entries by Darren Johnson

Do Your Kids Have the Real-World Skills…

Do Your Kids Have the Real-World Skills…   October 26th, 2006 I love banana bread — a few key ingredients, blended together, given time to rise (with a little help from your oven), and poof — a delicious masterpiece. What does banana bread have to do with success? The same basic recipe holds true in […]

Youth Find Ally in Job-Skills Guru

Youth Find Ally in Job-Skills Guru   June 26th, 2006 Like many Americans, Laura Katen laments the current state of customer service in this country. Young people behind registers are often too focused on their personal lives rather than the customer before them. It’s all too common to see such workers carrying on conversations with […]