Today is National Hospitals Against Violence (#HAVhope) awareness day. At Lyon Software, we stand with all hospitals to help spread awareness about violence.
Coincidentally, earlier in the week many of our staff attended a self-defense training session. What follows are a few tips that we learned on Monday that can help you fight off a violent attack, or avoid one altogether.
This past weekend, one of the biggest trending topics across social media was #EarthDay. One of the more catchy taglines that I saw relating to the topic was the quote “There is no Planet B”. Earth Day is a great reminder to take care of the environment that we all share. Just like our bodies, it’s the only one we get.
I read an article by Tom Hood, CPA,CITP,CGMA on LinkedIn entitled “My Three Words for 2017”. According to the story, Mr. Hood selects three words each year, defines what those words mean for him and his organization and then strives to “live out” each concept throughout the coming year. It’s been his practice for the last 8 years and says the words “should serve as your beacon to help you see through the fog and stay on your chosen course throughout the year.”
I’ve been a sports fan my entire life. Having grown up about an hour from Detroit, Michigan, I have been a loyal Detroit Pistons fan for years. I still remember standing at the games and yelling “Sheeeeeeeeeed” when Rasheed Wallace would block a shot or hit his famous fade-away post shot. As I have grown up and gotten a little more into “real life” social issues I have another reason to stand and yell “Sheeeeeeeeed”.