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John Fitzgerald Kennedy was born on May 29th, 1917 in Brookline Massachusettes. He would have been 98 years old today! In rememberance of his birthday, former Secret Service Agent and New York Times Best-Selling author Clint Hill shared these heartfelt photographs from a surprise birthday...


“The hardest thing I ever had to do is nothing at all. When my nose itched, I had to wait for someone to scratch it. But there is power in the fullness of process. Rethink ‘the wait.’”

Author of Twelve Clean Pages, Texas Education Agency’s 2007 Texas...


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The Power of Being Flexible

By Ruben Gonzalez, Posted May 12th 2015

We live in times of constant and rapid change. Because of this, one of the most important qualities you can develop to succeed in the 21st century is the quality of flexibility. Flexibility means approaching life's circumstances with an open mind ever ready to make course changes.


 


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Tyler Gage’s world changed when, following a course at Brown University on the languages and cultures of the Amazon, he decided to move to the rainforest. He became immersed in the culture and ancient traditions of the Kichwa people. One daily ritual in particular stood out: boiling...


Jon Acuff is no stranger to how unpredictable and difficult carving out a career path or following a dream can be. He's spent years sharing his wisdom through his best selling books, meet ups around the country and career goal encouragement communities like 30 Days Of Hustle and Dreamers and...


There is so much to say about the amazing work Ron Clark, Kim Bearden and the whole team at the Ron Clark Academy has done and is continuing to do. Since its opening in 2007, the school has seen a double digit increase in test scores, and its first four graduating classes received over...


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Did you know that exercise and diet don’t stop you from dying at your desk?


We all know there have been countless articles about how we are dying at our desk from Harvard to WebMD, NBC, Time, Huffington Post, and the list goes on…


CNN just posted an article a couple of months ago...


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And the Phony Speaker Is...

By Shruthi Lapp, Posted May 1st 2015

Marcus Markam!


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 A reader of many NYT’s best-selling books. Mr. Markam’s hit reality show “How Tall Are You?” garnered response from critics in two cities and was glowingly described as “mind-numbing” by one TV executive. Although limited by his fear of...


Boston Marathon bombing survivor, mom, speaker and superwoman Rebekah Gregory crossed the finish line again at this year’s Boston Marathon! Two years ago, Rebekah was at the finish line of the marathon when the bomb exploded and one year ago she was pushed across the finish...


 


"Angela is not your ordinary education blogger/commentator; she is more like an evangelist for all that is good in kids and education. Her love and belief in them shines through in all of her work and is the force behind her movement, Choose2Matter. She tells kids and educators "You...