Category Archive: Uncategorized

Jun 10

Junior Achievement Young Entrepreneurs Showcase

Jun 13

My Blog has been moved

So, I’ve migrated the blog over to StephenMeade.Wordpress.com.  This will enable me to update it more frequently, and use some of the social publishing tools like HootSuite and others.
For the newest, freshest information; please visit me here:
http://www.stephenmeade.wordpress.com
Below are some older posts and archives.

Oct 04

If you missed this show on water, don’t worry, it’s on again

There was a show on CNBC about water as a liquid asset.
http://www.cnbc.com/id/39312043/
The shows airs again at the end of October, and might be a great opportunity to learn more about the impending global issues with water.
Yes, this depleting resource will create wars, famine, and a change in the way all of us live our lives …

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Oct 04

Looking for a great recycling resource?

Recycling is becoming more and more of a pressing issue.  The amount of water, oil and fossil fuels that go into the making of a single plastic water bottle is a bit staggering.
How much?  Here are a few interesting statistics:

This year more than 25 billion single use plastic water bottles will be sold in …

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Sep 24

Bobby Kennedy, Jr. gave an interesting speech today

I was fortunate to attend an event an today where Bobby Kennedy, Jr. was speaking at CAA (Creative Artists Associates) in Los Angeles.
It’s the second time recently I’ve seen him speak, and had the opportunity to talk to him directly.
It’s interesting the facts, figures, and opinions he can fly through in such a short amount …

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Aug 16

The Food Police? Where does it stop?

There is a movement afoot (of course in the basket of Liberalism called San Fransisco), to regulate fast food locations that sells toys in the meals (ala Happy Meals and McDonalds).
Here is a link to the article- http://www.usatoday.com/money/industries/food/2010-08-13-kidsmeals13_ST_N.htm
I find it interesting that the study conclude the kids like the toys better than the food.  Thus, …

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May 26

Just Plug the Damn hole!

I’m confused.
There is a travesty happening in the Gulf of Mexico with the Oil Spill by British Petroleum. It is spewing oil into the ocean at an unprecedented rate.
This is causing an issue with oil, environment, and the economy.
President Obama recently, in his infamous wisdom, stood in front of a group and proclaimed- “Just Plug …

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May 26

The Bill Shock of Cell Phones

There is a pressing issue with cell phone owners who invariably or unfortunately go over their allotted minutes, or text message plans.
This is an on going problem and you often hear of the $10,000 bill for a family.
http://online.wsj.com/article_email/SB10001424052748704250104575238423107328834-lMyQjAxMTAwMDIwNjEyNDYyWj.html
There are some rules and restrictions coming that may help with the messaging to the subscriber for when …

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Feb 11

The use of Social Networking Tools

In an attempt to expand my online universe, I decided to upload a contact file into Facebook and use the friend finder.  After MANY unsuccessful attempt to just “upload” the file, I was finally successful.
A quick tip for anyone trying-
1- your file has to be a CSV
2- it can only contain the email field
3- it …

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Feb 05

Video Interview with Ady Gil, regarding the sinking of his boat

Ady is part of Sea Shepherd (www.SeaShepherd.org), which was founded by Paul Watson (co-founder of Greenpeace), and his boat was sunk by a Japaneses Whaler.
There are some great videos up on Youtube.
Here is one with my interview, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r0Sb8M2Zi1A
Here is one to many video with the actual ramming- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r0Sb8M2Zi1A