What Kind of Friend are YOU? The 13 Types on Facebook: This one is quite entertaining. You'll be shaking your head all the way through it.
South Carolina homeowners to get millions in Obama mortgage relief money South Carolina was among five states to be selected for mortgage relief in a program promoted by President Obama designed to curb foreclosures and aid families struggling to stay in their homes during this economic crisis. South Carolina is slated to get $138 million of the $600 million provided by the program. South Carolina is one of the more depressed states in the country. Unemployment rates in SC are the fifth highest in the country.
Great news for Nursing Mothers who have to work: As part of the new health care reform, employers are mandated to allow these mothers special breaks for expressing milk (or breastfeeding?) for up to a year after the baby is born. Victory for the health of the little ones!
14 Twitter Feeds Startups/Founders Should Follow The Twitter accounts of other startups and founders are often treasure troves of relevant, applicable insight. Here are fourteen accounts that any startup founder would be well-served to follow.
5 Tips For Finding Long-Lost Friends on Facebook Intriguing, but a bit too complicated at first glance. I guess I'm not THAT motivated to find anyone from the past.
Aging Brilliantly: Real women ages 59 to 94 share their secrets to staying vibrant and young. Great video to watch and pass along to your friends, whenever they complain they are too old. Loved it!
25 Notable Start-ups Changing the Medical Information Industry Well worth your time. Lots of interesting and valuable links for your Health.
New Definitions for Organic Meat and Milk Issued For years there has been an ambiguous loophole in the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s organic label, one that simply stated animals must have “access to pasture” to be labeled organic. The problem with this definition is that it is entirely too broad. Is an hour out on pasture once a week sufficient? Once a month or every few months, even? As you can see, pretty much anything went under the old rules.
Now, the USDA has announced new rules that say organic meat and milk must come from animals that have had access to pasture for at least four months of the year. Further, 30 percent of the animals’ feed must come from this grazing time.
7 Better Ways To Wish Someone Happy Birthday On Facebook Loved this one and intend to put it to good use! Don't miss it!
Independent Publishing: Yes, love this one! Substantive books that are not mainstream. Well worth a look.
Attraction To 'Do Good' Brands Is Escalating: Whether despite or because of the recession, consumers are more inclined than ever to spend their money with companies and brands that have dedicated themselves to a social purpose, according to new findings from Edelman Worldwide's "goodpurpose Consumer Study."