The Lighter Side: Silly Summer Stories

How to Grow Strawberries:
Farmer Evans was driving his John Deere tractor along the road with a trailer load of fertilizer. Tim, a little boy of 8, was playing in his yard when he saw the farmer and asked, “What’ve you got in your trailer?”

“Manure,” Farmer Evans replied.

Trivia Contest Who Else Wants To Win A $25 Gift Card?

The Grand Prize Winner of last month’s Trivia Challenge Quiz is [name of winner and town]! [He or she] was the first person to correctly answer my quiz question from last month: During which year did Congress pass a bill to make July 4th an official holiday?

The correct answer was b) 1870. Now, here’s this month’s trivia question.


There’s much to remember to be a successful leader. Sometimes leaders get so busy and engrossed with day-to-day operations that they forget some critical activities. Here are 6 items that need to be on your leadership agenda:

1. Grow a replacement

Your employer can’t promote you until they have someone to replace you.

The Lighter Side: Did June Know This?

Did you know it is Candy Month? Go ahead and satisfy your sweet tooth – you’re supposed to!

Also, the polar opposite: it is also Fresh Fruits and Vegetables Month.

Aside from that, June is National Turkey Lovers’ Month. Americans consume more than 353 million pounds of turkey during National Turkey Lovers’ Month.

Have You Installed Microsoft Office On Your iPad Yet?

After years of rumors, Microsoft finally unveiled Office for iPad in late March. This is a huge addition to the iPad, as demonstrated by the more than 12 million downloads of the product in the first week it was released.

The iPad Just Got More Business-Friendly

One of the biggest business complaints about the iPad has been that it’s great as a personal device and for catching up on e-mail, but you really couldn’t do real work on it.

Shiny New Gadget Of The Month:

Laser Projection Virtual Keyboard

Put the future at your fingertips with our virtual laser keyboard.
This revolutionary little gadget uses state-of-the-art laser to project a virtual keyboard onto any flat surface. It tracks your fingers like magic using advanced optics and connects via Bluetooth to any Apple or Android device – it can even connect to your laptop!

You touch, it types.

“I Quit!”

THE BOSS: “Don’t think of me as your boss, think of me as a friend who is never wrong!” … “When I want your opinion, I’ll ask for it.” … “We don’t pay you to think. We pay you to work.” … “You want recognition? We recognize you every time you get a paycheck.

7 Ways To Keep Your Tablet Secure

Don’t leave it lying around
Although this is common sense, you’ve probably violated this rule more than once. Tablets are easy targets for thieves, so don’t let it out of your sight when in a public place – and don’t leave it in plain view in your car or you might end of up with a broken window in addition to a stolen tablet.