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It is Not an Employer’s or Government’s Choice that You Retire at 65: “It Is My Individual Choice”

By: Jalenn Turre, Marketing, Business & Social Media Strategist

You can retire at any time you like provided you have the means.

In today’s generation,  we have many ‘Entrepreneurs’ who have cracked the ceiling by pursuing faster lanes for retirement-ability than working for whole life, plus they still contribute to the ‘Social Security Program’. On the other hand, there are many hardworking individuals who built their resources successfully. However, many others are worried that they may not be able to retire at appropriate age. At the same time those that are working and will be working must participate in the Social Security Program.

“Who started the idea that one has to retire at 65 or 67 years of age?

This is a concept that was derived from Social Security Law, was created in 1935 that aimed to provide old age, survivors, and disability insurance benefits to workers and their families. When the worker reached 65 years of age, they can begin accessing the so called ‘Social Security Program Benefits’ that they are entitled with.  One must have been contributing certain percent of income since the individual started working, provided such employer has legitimately guiding that individual to pay their social security contribution.

Why not challenge yourself to retire sooner at the age of 55 and then enjoy living with your resources. This is doable Mr. Terrenal said; provided that you will keep self-discipline, self-drive and self-determination in achieving that personal goal. 

Retiring from the environment of work is determined by us and not by the employer or the government. Many have achieved that goal, why can’t you.


2017 Is Here! Let’s Make the Best of this Year with Peace, Love & Equality

Pete Earthlé, IdeasNConversations @IdeasN

With the arrival of the Year of the Rooster – Year 2017, a Very Happy New Year to All Our Friends Across the World.

“Wishing you all the best for every endeavor that you may take. Let us enjoy every moment and offer to each one another the Spirit of Peace, Love, Joy and Equality.” – Juntee Terrenal


Take a look of the 2017 New Year’s Celebration in Sydney, Australia

“Daddy, don’t forget my chicken dinner please” and It is Christmas 2016

By: Jalenn Turre, Marketing, Business & Social Media Strategist

“Must have been checking on your Santa’s List to make sure that you have not forgotten anyone or missed something for your Christmas frills”

“Our Lord has just reminded us of his ‘chicken dinner for Christmas’ of which was on the list as well.”


It has been a wonderful year, so we like to send everyone with our best wishes for a great, fun-filled Christmas with your family, friends and acquaintances.

Merry, Merry Christmas.


Resistance is Making It Right

By: Juntee Terrenal, GMS, ▪Competency ▪ Experience ▪ Results



“America Needs Hope” “White House Needs a grown up”

By: Jalenn Turre, Marketing, Business & Social Media Strategist


Federal Reserve Increased Interest Rates

By: Juntee Terrenal, GMS, ▪Competency ▪ Experience ▪ Results

Please click on the link ‘Interest Rates Increased by the Federal Reserve’ to read the complete Press Release today, December 14, 2016.


Who will benefit from this ‘quarter interest rates increased’? The lenders, businesses and people with money.

What will happen to the poor Americans? If they borrow money to augment their financial needs, they will suffer with the increased rates.

What is the best strategic tactic that can be done by individuals? Save your money and prioritize your spending habits. Do not get swallowed by the consumer-oriented commercialization. Specially at this time of the year, many will use their credit cards to the maximum.

If one has not saved sufficient for the holidays, the best option is use only what you have; be more disciplined for next year. Do not use that credit card as the new rates will reflect the interest rates that the Federal Reserve has announced. Credit Card issuers will be smiling for your Christmas shopping, unless you will be using hard cash. I only shop with cash.

“Happy Holidays”

Christmas Friends

“Celebrating On Thanksgiving Day 2016”

By: Jalenn Turre, Marketing, Business & Social Media Strategist


“Thanksgiving is the moment to reflect and appreciate all that we have accomplished in 2016; embrace the failures; always discover the best options for additional successes; share love and peace to those who share our values and quality as a person; disassociate ourselves to those who are pretentious and empty-swanks”

Continuous Improvement That Benefit Our Audience

By: Jalenn Turre, Marketing, Business & Social Media Strategist

Have you noticed some changes from our site recently? We have implemented some improvement, so please excuse our dust as we continue to reflect relevance to our focus that will cater to everyone’s pleasure in reading or sharing them as a resource.

During our site revamp, we will continue to publish various contents that we like to share to all of you. Thank you for your continued interest.


Lest We Forget: In Flanders Field

Pete Earthlé, IdeasNConversations @IdeasN

Canadian Heroes are celebrated during Remembrance Day and by wearing a red poppy, it symbolizes the memory of those who died. “Let us pause for a moment of silence in remembering the heroes.”


“A Salute to Our Veterans: Your Services Are Appreciated”

By: Jalenn Turre, Marketing, Business & Social Media Strategist


Successful Individuals Are Distinguished with the Depth of their Competency

By: Juntee Terrenal, GMS, ▪Competency ▪ Experience ▪ Results

The Fallen Autumn Foliage

Pete Earthlé, IdeasNConversations @IdeasN




A Thank You from IBN (International Business Network) of Western Washington University

By Jalenn Turre, Marketing, Business & Social Media Strategist

The recent workshop conducted by Juntee Terrenal at the WWU’s campus with the Senior students of International Business was a success.

The Officers of IBN (International Business Network) expressed their appreciation about the Workshop.





Juntee Terrenal Will Discuss “Overcoming the Employment Syndrome in the 21st Century?”

Pete Earthlé, IdeasNConversations @IdeasN

“Mr. Juntee Terrenal, GMS will be conducting a Workshop that will overcome the “How can I get Hired Syndrome” with the Senior and Graduating Students of Western Washington University in Bellingham, Washington.


Relative links:

Getting Hired and Not Being Hired “the syndrome”

Competitiveness Drives the 21st Century Opportunities

Real Leadership and Global Competency Morph an Individual to become Ethically Responsible

RealLeaders Determine the Relevance and Impact of Long Term Success

Exploiting Millennials’ Employment-Ability in the 21st Century

Happy 28th Anniversary of National Coming Out Day “October 11, 2016”

By Jalenn Turre, Marketing, Business & Social Media Strategist

“October 11th is an annual celebration within the LGBTQ community.

In 2016, we celebrate with everyone the 28 years Anniversary of the National Coming Out Day which was established by the Human Rights Campaign to honor all those individuals who came out as either lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer or allied”



“28 years ago, on the anniversary of the National March on Washington for Lesbian and Gay Rights, we first observed National Coming Out Day as a reminder that one of our most basic tools is the power of coming out. One out of every two Americans has someone close to them who is gay or lesbian. For transgender people, that number is only one in 10.

Coming out – whether it is as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer or allied – still matters. When people know someone who is LGBTQ, they are far more likely to support equality under the law. Beyond that, our stories can be powerful to each other.” credit source: http://www.hrc.org

About HRC – Human Rights Campaign:

The Human Rights Campaign represents a force of more than 1.5 million members and supporters nationwide. As the largest national lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer civil rights organization, HRC envisions a world where LGBTQ people are ensured of their basic equal rights, and can be open, honest and safe at home, at work and in the community.

To learn more about HRC’s programs please visit their website and perhaps there is something that you can do to participate in any of their programs that will expand the basic equal rights of everyone especially the LGBTQs.



“Your families matter to me, and you matter to me,” Clinton said. “I’m going to keep … fighting for you, your rights, your children, your futures. I’m fighting for an America where we don’t leave anyone out. And I am proud to be fighting right alongside you.”



“Happy Thanksgiving Canada”

By Jalenn Turre, Marketing, Business & Social Media Strategist

“Wishing all our Canadian friends and socialmedia networks with the best of Thanksgiving Day with family and friends”





Real Leadership and Global Competency Morph an Individual to become Ethically Responsible

Pete Earthlé, IdeasNConversations @IdeasN

Are you discharging leadership qualities; developing your personal leadership competency; or pretending to be a leader?

Why don’t you validate your leadership qualities whether relevant to today’s environment or you have been using a practice that is obsolete and inhumane. It will be a great idea to re-assess oneself based on qualities of #Real Leaders as shown below;


Getting Hired and Not Being Hired – “the syndrome”

By Jalenn Turre, Marketing, Business & Social Media Strategist

Hiring people is always been a puzzling activity within any size of organization across industries; where making an investment to the new hire as an asset; particularly when you look at its bigger landscape and not focusing on minor elements of screening, interviewing or on-boarding documentation. There are many facets of employment process that require more foresight, business analysis, legal implications and strategic approaches to achieve best success in hiring a competent member of the work force.

On the other side of the hiring organization, are the perspectives of candidates. There are expectations that each candidate wanted to pursue. There are numerous blunders that they will encounter during the application process. In today’s employment landscape, the challenge of any job seeker is ‘how can I get hired syndrome’.

Every candidate believes that all studying, preparation and readiness to work are within oneself. But the syndrome is keep floating around and most are chasing those employment opportunities here and beyond.


The Officers of International Business Club at Western Washington University has recently requested Mr. Juntee Terrenal’s expertise to share them professional insights and strategies that will overcome the ‘how can I get hired syndrome’ to prepare them for their employment adventures after graduation.

Senior and graduating students who will participate in the workshop will experience hands-on competency acquisition, critical thinking reasoning in creating an active strategy that will achieve employ-ability, and independent decision making to select which employer will benefit them for a long term career regardless of international location.

Candidates must develop their own personal case in order to get hired. Looking through beyond oneself and create that synergy of acumen and competency is all that it takes.

Definitely, the senior students who will attend the session of Mr. Terrenal will gain from his insights.

Thank you.

Autumn Brings Us Adorable Foliage To Experience

By: Juntee Terrenal, GMS, ▪Competency ▪ Experience ▪ Results

Indeed, the Autumn foliage is an spectacle on its own.

Today is the first day of Fall Season. Almost everywhere, you are seeing the beautiful sceneries of transforming colors of the foliage.

It will be another adventure for an autumn-driving during the weekends to appreciate the colorful trees around us during the season.


I am looking forward to the cooler temperature of Autumn. Folks, get ready with your sweaters for the season, get warm while the temperature is cooling down. For sure I will enjoy the climate and the amenities that it brings.

Why don’t you share us your 2016 Fall Season photos and experiences; and then we will feature them at ReloNavigator’s Newsletter. Will look forward of hearing from you.

Let’s enjoy the Fall Season Everyone.

#RealLeader Determines the Relevance and Impact for a Long Term Progress

By Jalenn Turre, Marketing, Business & Social Media Strategist