A Closer Look …👀👀👀

with Anthony Newcombe  published with permission from writeplus.biz It’s practically another fall season, and I don’t know about YOU, but to US, it still feels like we’re inches from the summer sun! Some other areas of concern:   Covid continues to mutate and spread the world over Delta Variant Keeps Covid Moving   Wildfires have all but burned […]

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A Closer Look

with Anthony Newcombe  Published with permission from writeplus.biz Title: W-T-F happened?  Topic: Wasn’t Covid in our rear window…#GuessNOT   Why is everyone testing positive NOW!?  I thought we were heading outta this “thing?” I thought the stands were going to be filled with something OTHER than “flat-Stanleys?”  I thought we were heading to the ball parks and arenas and concert […]

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A Closer Look … with Anthony Newcombe

NFL Draft Day 2021👀👀👀 Here we go again … (you junkies!) (published with permission from writeplus.biz) http://nfl.com Well, after nearly 4 months of yawns, lawns (preferred), and less-than-riveting entertainment award shows … WE ARE HERE! The endless speculation as to who the Jacksonville Jaguars might take at #1 (Hint: rhymes with “Brever Torrance”), who the New York Jets will replace Sam […]

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A Closer Look … Misuse of our everyday words

with Anthony Newcombe  How to improve our use of words Communication nation A “Blast from the Past” Edition (so much fun, we’ll re-publish it!)  Flubbing our words and phrases?    nother vs. another (“That’s a whole nother world”)  Uh, NO it is not.  But it IS a whole incorrect sentence.  I’ve sat in professional meetings, witnessed intelligent people on […]

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A Closer Look …

with Anthony Newcombe  Published with permission from writeplus.biz  Happy….Well… EVERYTHING!    There’s so much going on now, it’s no wonder we’re all running around like chickens with our heads cut off 🐔🐔🐔  The End of Covid (but, are we sure??)😷😷  4th of July✨✨ Yeay!  Mass crowds everywhere 👫👬👭👫👬👭  167 degree temperatures daily 🔥🔥🔥  Summer! 🌞🌞 Why doesn’t “summer” make me smile anymore? But, “it’s a DRY HEAT,” right? […]

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A Closer Look … Hedge Funds-Stocks-Investors-Shorts-Trading-

with Anthony Newcombe  Some Causes of the Stock Market Volatility Craze  Topic:  That ‘silly, crazy stock market’ this month    Categories: Economics, Financials, and Social Psychology     Between a rock and a hard place? You probably spent some of the past few weeks rummaging through the onslaught of news concerning the stock market.  In just a few days, […]

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A Closer Look … NFL-Changes-Playoffs-Competition-Postseason-

with Anthony Newcombe  (published with permission from writeplus.biz) HAPPY NEW YEAR 2021 (#HNY)!    We can finally pat ourselves on the back after taking more than a few big ones in the teeth throughout much of 2020.  However, I promise not to mention the “C” word (“Covid”) again today.  It will be the only time that word will […]

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A Closer Look … Pandemic-Covid-Vaccinations-Eligibility-Costs-a Shot in the Arm-

with Anthony Newcombe  (published with permission from https://writeplus.biz) Topic:  How and who will pay for COVID-19 vaccinations?     Issue:  Pandemic, vaccination costs, and the risks of ongoing collateral damage in the U.S.    Terminology:    Pandemic was recently dubbed the “word of the year” by Merriam-Webster (click link either left or below).  Congrats, pandemic, you’ve officially arrived!  However, now the discussion has shifted […]

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A Closer Look …Business-Career-Entrepreneur-Influence-Children

with Anthony Newcombe  (published with permission from writeplus.biz) Topic: The most important characteristics of an entrepreneur  Area: The impact of parents’ words on their children   en·tre·pre·neur /ˌäntrəprəˈnər,ˌäntrəprəˈno͝o(ə)r/  noun: entrepreneur; plural noun: entrepreneurs  a person who organizes and operates a business or businesses, taking on greater than normal financial risks in order to do so.  (credit: Oxford Languages)  Entrepreneur (my definition) – […]

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