CHARLES BERNARD & ASSOCIATES INC. (old web site) CHARLES BERNARD EXECUTIVE SEARCH SERVICES Subsiduary Companies Xukor Inc., a pre-employment screening & referencing company Employeer’s Mutual of Georgia Inc., retail employment database firm Civil Recovery Inc., a legal assistance company to handle litigation concerning thefts of dismissed employees of merchandise After the collapse of W.T. Grant … More The Charles Bernard Story, 1979-2002
This story begins when mom asked me to write to the Hamilton family in Sweden. To my surprise I received a letter from Gunilla’s daughter, Gunilla II, announcing that she would be journeying to visit me the coming month. As promised I received a telephone call from Gunilla setting up a time to meet at … More Christmas Holidays 1960 at Alanŏ,
My father, Fernand Pierre Courtois, left no writings about his heirs, nor was he ever forthcoming about telling the family members his paternal or maternal history. Except, the history books and museums in Europe documented his family, Bernard Courtois, Iodine creation as one of the original elements. I was named Charles Bernard Courtois, for my … More THE COURTOIS FAMILY LEGACY
In the October 30, 2015, issue of THE WEEK there was an article about tipping in a New York restaurant chain. Danny Meyer, the head of the chain decided that tipping is “demeaning,” and it leads to unbalanced wages among restaurant workers since it excludes the kitchen staff and hostesses. Meyer is planning on increasing … More WHY TIPPING MAY BE ON THE WAY OUT?
This story is about a grand-child in his early twenties who had gone astray several years ago for the second time. Hanging out with the wrong crowd, a big dose of laziness, and a clear unwillingness to conform to the laws and customs of our society brought this youth to jail where he spent several … More ALMOST THERE!
Yes, I’ve been away a long time…not counting… but I there was a period when I was diagnosed with Prostrate Cancer and I am no cancer free, and my body is behaving like it used to. Now all I have to contend with are the vicissitudes of old age. I don’t feel old…so I’ll live … More WHAT’S NEXT FOR THOUSANDS OF RELIGIOUS DENOMINATIONS?
Jesus, I Trust in You Paul’s words below could just as well be out of a news article in today’s journal. In fact the similarity is striking! Beloved: Teach and urge these things. Whoever teaches something different and does not agree with the sound words of our Lord Jesus Christ and the religious teaching is … More PAUL CONTINUES IN 1ST TIMOTHY 6:2-12
A Childhood Pet Friend Extraordinaire This is a story about a Great Dane who was my pet until he contracted cancer at the beginning of my 2nd year of high school. I know that he was one of a litter of twelve puppies. It seemed to me that he always was a great big dog. … More A BOY AND HIS GREAT DANE