Courtney Cole

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Trump signs executive order pushing work requirements for the poor

President Donald Trump is now setting his sights on overhauling the nation's safety net programs.<p>Trump signed an executive order Monday directing federal agencies to promote employment for those on public assistance.<p>The president called for enforcing work requirements that are already in the law …

Income Inequality

You'll Spend 80% of Your Retirement Money on These 5 Things. Here's How to Save on Them

70% of people are missing out on a chance to save on healthcare costs.<p>If you're retired, you need to be smart about how you spend your money. To do …

Personal Finance

FEMA: Flood insurance premiums to rise this year

Flood insurance premiums will rise again this year, according to federal officials.<p>The Federal Emergency Management Agency said flood premiums will …

Health Care

Sunday | Courtney S. Cole

If you continuously compete with others, you become bitter. If you continuously compete with yourself, you become better.

100 Small, Nice Things to Do For Your Wife Just Because

Because it's the little things that matter.<p>By<p>Mar 28 2018, 11:09 PM<p>It sounds a bit cliché, but it’s the little things that make a marriage. Grand …


Monday | Courtney S. Cole

The Wonderful World of Wes Anderson

Nothing looks quite like Wes Anderson movies. Even if they are often hilariously parodied, they’re never successfully imitated. Because the secret to Anderson’s work isn't in its meticulous set design or soundtrack: It’s the humor, warmth, and strangeness he brings out in his actors, even if it’s …

Isle of Dogs

Thursday | Courtney S. Cole

Want to Become a Consultant? There's an App for That. Actually, There Are 3.

If you have skills that others need, consider the apps Clarity, Moonlighting and Upwork.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you're a seasoned entrepreneur, you're likely expert at something other entrepreneurs need help with -- be it complex accounting issues, or how to …

Small Business

Tuesday | Courtney S. Cole

Monday’s Agenda | Courtney S. Cole

 The sky is full of clouds and my world’s full of people….You got the different kinds, with different ways…It would take a lifetime to explain…Not …

Monday | Courtney S. Cole

Sunday’s Agenda | Courtney S. Cole

 Wow, look at you now, flowers in the window, it’s such a lovely day and I’m glad you feel the same…cos to stand up, out in the crowd, you are one …


Sunday | Courtney S. Cole

Beauty is not in the face. True beauty is a light in the heart. No beauty shines brighter than that of a good heart.

Saturday’s Agenda | Courtney S. Cole

 And the world, is made of energy…And the world, is electricity…And the world, is made of energy…And there’s a light inside of you…And there’s a …

Saturday | Courtney S. Cole

Thinking positively doesn’t mean you expect the best to happen every time, but accepting that whatever happens is best for this moment.

Friday’s Agenda | Courtney S. Cole

“And there is always one last light to turn out and one last bell to ring<p>And the last one out of the circus has to lock up everything<p>Or the elephants …

Friday | Courtney S. Cole

Talking about our problems is our greatest addiction. Break the habit and talk about your joys instead.

Tuesday | Courtney S. Cole

Learn to forgive people and release them. Life feeds back truth to its people, in its own way and time.

Monday’s Agenda | Courtney S. Cole

 Well how could we have known?<p>I’ll tell them it’s not so hard to tell<p>No no no<p>If you keep on adding stones<p>Soon the water will be lost in the well <p>He …

Monday | Courtney S. Cole

Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, a kind compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all which …

Wednesday | Courtney S. Cole

Here's How To Prevent The Next School Shooting, Experts Say

After Parkland, there have been many calls to make schools a "harder target" — for example, by arming teachers. But there's a decent amount of research out there on what actually makes schools safer, and most of it doesn't point to more guns.<p>On the Friday after the deadly shootings at Marjory …


Tuesday’s Agenda | Courtney S. Cole

It’s shocking but we’re nothing; We’re just moments; We’re clever but we’re clueless; We’re just human; Amusing and confusing; We’re tryin’ but where …

International CVS Awareness Day | Courtney S. Cole

Today is the International Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome Awareness Day. As someone who suffers from this rare chronic illness, I always make it a point to …

Sunday’s Agenda | Courtney S. Cole

 If you don’t have a date, celebrate. Go out and sit on the lawn and do nothing. Because it’s just what you must do and nobody does it anymore…

Sunday | Courtney S. Cole

Saturday’s Agenda | Courtney S. Cole

 And I don’t understand why I sleep all day…then I start to complain that there’s no rain…and all I can do is read a book to stay awake…and it rips …

Saturday | Courtney S. Cole

Don’t educate your children to be rich. Educate them to be happy, so they know the value of things, not the price.

Friday’s Agenda | Courtney S. Cole

 Round my hometown. Memories are fresh. Round my hometown. Ooh the people I’ve met. Are the wonders of my world…