Plagiarism Is Stealing

Plagiarism, copyright, plagiarism definition, Frank Sonnenberg

Would you swipe something from a store because you couldn’t afford it? Would you lift a purse from a lady’s chair because she wasn’t looking? Of course not! So what makes people think it’s acceptable to rob someone’s ideas and take credit for their work? Don’t they realize that plagiarism is stealing? While that may… [Read More]

Self-Respect Begins With You

self-respect, confidence, self esteem, Frank Sonnenberg

Some people believe that because they’re rich, powerful, or famous, they deserve our respect — regardless of their behavior. Actually, nothing could be further from the truth. Respect must be earned. You may be able to fool others, but you can’t fool yourself. If you want self-respect, it’s important to set high standards, remain true to… [Read More]

Great Summer Reading

Summer reading, books

The best investment that you can make is in yourself. So put this post on your summer reading list. I’ve selected snippets from my latest book, Follow Your Conscience: Make a Difference in Your Life & in the Lives of Others. Respect Must Be Earned “Think about the people with whom you come into contact… [Read More]

7 Reasons Why Traditions Are So Important

traditions, tradition, holiday

When you hear the word holiday, what comes to mind? If you’re like most people, shopping, parties, sales, and catalogs rank near the top of your list. The truth is, many holidays are becoming so commercialized that our proud traditions are in danger of becoming trivialized. Many of us can’t even remember the true meaning… [Read More]