I’ve had a range of jobs. Some good, some bad. Then I became a boss.

I’ll get right to it, I’m not the best employer. I’m also not going to win the employee of the year award. In my youth, I was a terrible employee. I got better in my…

Please learn how to communicate. Period.

My sister-in-law asked me recently to send her a list of my top recommendations for parents. She already knows she has an introverted husband, so naturally, she asked me about mine. Over the years, while raising four children, I’ve learned some things. I don’t…

This is the story of a time machine specially made for anyone who’s been sexually harassed or denigrated.

In this time machine, I blast by the statute of limitations.

I’d start at the tender age of 12. A friend and I hung out unsupervised at a playground, hurling silly comments…

As a teenager, growing up in Las Vegas was like Pinocchio growing up on Pleasure Island. If you weren’t careful and partied too much you could end up being a donkey sold by The Coachman.

Why wouldn’t you want to be a donkey?

Donkeys are known for carrying a heavy load and sometimes, being obstinate. That could mean…

Forget the apple a day — like that’s great for your health physically but an idea a day is what gets me more excited to wake up each day. If a new idea for business or art doesn’t come my way each day I don’t sweat it. It will come.

Being shy isn’t always a bad thing, just misunderstood sometimes

I have a family of 6. I came from a big family of 8. When I was a child, if you didn’t talk much or stayed quiet, you weren’t asked why you were so quiet — it was just expected.

As more children filled the house, if we didn’t speak…

E.J. Zain

Entrepreneur and writer based down South. Spinner of tales and learning addict. Always got time to talk biz, art, life and love.

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