Past, Present and FUTURE

It has been a little while since you heard from me. The lapse was not a mistake, a problem, or unplanned. I mentioned last time that when you heard from me again, things would begin to happen, finally! As we enter a new phase of The ZIPPER JUNCTION Project™, one that has two distinct and…

Yankee Ticket Raffle

Yankee Ticket Raffle 2 chances to win a PAIR of tickets NY Yankees vs. Toronto Blue Jays Monday July 3rd 2017 @ 7:05pm $5 per Entry – Enter as many time as you like Go to www.ZipperJunction.org & hit the donate button in the top right hand corner! Make sure to indicate “Yankee Tix” in the notes…

With Two Hands

Here at The ZIPPER JUNCTION Project™, we are a bunch of doers.  Put simply, we like to get things done rather than just talking about it.  Action creates results. And the result we are going after is supporting people in finding their passions and purpose so that they can pursue a career that they enjoy!!!!…

What’s up in 2017 for The ZIPPER JUNCTION Project

I cannot wait for 2017! In case there was any doubt, I am excited – really excited for the coming year. 2016 was an “interesting“ year to say the least. Aside from all the major events that took place all over the world and in the United States, those of us here at The ZIPPER…

Some Common Questions We Still Get (Part 3 of 4)

We’re currently in the midst of addressing some questions that had come up on one of our social media channels. The conversation went like this… “I have seen this before, it is a nice thing but…….a few things that jump out are: 1 – Does that area have the tourism numbers to cover the expenses as the taxes will…

Some Common Questions We Still Get (Part 2 of 4)

Last week I reached out to address some questions that had come up on one of our social media channels. The conversation went like this… “I have seen this before, it is a nice thing but…….a few things that jump out are: 1 – Does that area have the tourism numbers to cover the expenses as the taxes will…

Happiness, It Really Is What Matters

Back in May of last year I wrote a blog post about a lovely lady who found true happiness in her work. She found it later in life than maybe she would have wanted to, but she is still happy doing it, decades later. It was only a hypothesis when the concepts for The ZIPPER…

Not Every Venture is About Capital

ROI Through your adult life, you are taught to invest – invest in yourself, invest in your retirement, invest in the stock market, invest in your business, invest in your education. But why? What’s the reason to invest? MONEY! The return from investing (meaning what you get back); you expect a monetary return from it. The money…

Is Social Media Social?

Hi Friend, With all this 24/7 connectivity, I’ve got to ask you…Does social media make us more or less social? We are more aware of the problems of the world than ever before, but does that mean we are taking MORE or LESS action? Read the latest on the blog. I’d love to hear your thoughts……

Bring Back Shop Class

Do you remember shop class or home economics? Do you know that these kinds of skills are not taught in most schools nowadays? My high school, built pre-World War II, had at one time a woodshop, full machine shop, electrical shop, ceramics shop, auto shop—I could go on. But even by the time I got…