Three Feet from Gold – Turn Your Obstacles into Opportunities

Monday, February 1st, 2010

By Sharon L. Lechter and Greg S. Reid with The Napoleon Hill Foundation  I’ve just completed reading, Three Feet from Gold which pays tribute to Napoleon Hill and his book, Think and Grow Rich written during the great depression, but still inspiring many successful people.  Three Feet from Gold is a compilation of inspirational quotes [...]

The Gates Millennium Scholars 2010 Nomination Process Has Launched

Wednesday, January 6th, 2010

As originally posted at The Gates Millennium Scholars 2010 Nomination Process has launched. The submission deadline is January 11, 2010 (11:59 p.m. EST). Click here to access the GMS Scholarship application.   Students are eligible to be considered for a GMS scholarship if they: • Are African American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian and Pacific Islander American, [...]

Participating in the Career Fair Hosted by The Austin Young Chamber of Commerce & Citizen Schools of Texas

Monday, November 16th, 2009

On Thursday, November 12, 2009 members of W. Jackson & Associates participated in a Career Fair hosted by the Austin Young Chamber of Commerce and Citizen Schools of  Texas. Citizen Schools transforms the afternoon, for three hours after traditional school dismissal, into a time of discovery in a high-achieving learning community. During the time students were [...]

Partying On The Patio

Monday, July 20th, 2009

Reprinted with permission from Chad Butterfield  It’s about the time of year where most people are yearning to feel the warmth of the sun on their faces, dust off the grill and start enjoying outdoor activities around their home again. Gardening, BBQ’s, swimming, sunbathing; all activities that help us thaw out and gear up for [...]

It’s Never Too Late to Realize Your Dreams

Monday, July 20th, 2009

  Reprinted with permission from Linda Ginac  Do you often find yourself watching the clock at work, anxiously waiting for it to reach 5:00 p.m.? Have you ever caught yourself day dreaming about the ways your life could be different had you chosen an alternate career path? If so, you are not alone. Countless Americans are unhappy [...]