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Open Letter to Black Lives Matter Leaders

I don't know what it's like to be black or to lead a protest movement, but I see now that this IS a problem that needs to be addressed by our whole society. Here are some observations and suggestions to hopefully prevent future murders of all people from those in authority. OBSERVATION: Demand Specific Action Items The Black Lives Matter movement as a whole ...

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Story of how I met Mark Cuban, got business advice & 2 tickets to the NBA Finals

Five years ago I got a phone call that got me pretty excited! My friend said he heard about Mark Cuban's stimulus plan for the economy on the Adam Carolla podcast. He said Cuban was investing in small businesses and that I should apply for him to invest in my business. The reason this news got me so excited is because if he had told me any other billionaire, I ...

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Songs to Overcome Fear and Motivate Yourself

While putting on the final touches of a project that I've been working on for 8 years now, I realize that I might be sabotaging myself. During all the ups and downs in the last 8 years I never once questioned if this project was worth all the pain, heartache - not to mention time and money. But now, as D-Day approaches I find myself literally feeling sick to my ...

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Women, why do we do this to each other?

This is what makes us girls, we don't stick together 'cause we put love first It's no secret that women judge each other relentlessly, so I don't know why this story in the book, Knowing Your Value, was such a shock. But it still made my jaw drop and my insides knot up. Just thinking about the injustice made my fists clench. How could someone, much less a ...

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NASA Proves Synergy Exists

I was fortunate to tour the NASA facilities in Pasadena, California this past weekend. James, our tour guide, gave us the best tour because the excitement for his vocation (not job or career, but his calling) was literally oozing out of him. The best walking tour guides have this same kind of infectious energy. When all of your employees have this level of ...

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Dating Tips for Guys

Ramit Sethi started an interesting discussion on his blog this week about women making more than their spouses. With over 300 comments, this was a very hot topic. This comment from a high earning woman, made me especially sad though. She said that the high earning women she knew fell into one of 3 categories: 1. Perpetually single 2. Married young and have been ...

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Most Important Life Lessons My Parents Taught Me

For my birthday, I'd like to say thank you to my parents. They've definitely had the biggest influence in making me who I am today. Although I am forever indebted to them for many things, these are my favorite things that they have instilled in me and my siblings: Both of my parents taught us the excitement of exploring. My dad took us camping and pointed out ...

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10 Characteristics of the Best Travel Partners

1. Adventurous- One can only sit on the beach for so long so make sure you travel with people who want to explore wherever you're visiting. 2. Flexible- Vacations are about doing whatever you feel like doing in that moment, and sometimes the weather doesn't cooperate with what you had reservations for. Don't be afraid to break plans if something more appealing ...

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How to Spread the Travel Bug

One of my favorite things I've ever been fortunate enough to do is to take a few people on their first plane ride. The latest experience was extra special because it was my 14 year old cousin, Kaylah. Not only was it her first time on an airplane, but it was to Spain! Here are 3 things I learned about getting someone to fall in love with traveling on their first ...

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Best Manager I Ever Had

Even though working as a waitress in college was a pretty insignificant job, my manager taught me an invaluable lesson one day when I was 2 hours late for my shift. It was an honest mistake. I accidently wrote down the start time for the person below me on the schedule. This is all my manager, Joe, said to me about it: I really like you Shawnee, and don't want ...

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