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Ruben Gonzalez

Dream, Struggle, Victory

By Ruben Gonzalez, Posted April 23rd, 2014

Back when I was in grade school, my dad encouraged me to study the lives of successful people. He said,  "Success leaves clues. Read biographies and you'll  figure out what works in life."
 
I've been a student of success ever since. I've read countless biographies and I've found them all to be very... READ MORE

Tonya Reiman

The 11 Worst Body Language Mistakes Professionals Make

By Tonya Reiman, Posted April 22nd, 2014

Written by Jacquelyn Smith

Your body language determines how people perceive you.

Excellent nonverbal communication skills tell your audience that you’re confident, energetic, engaged, and honest, says Tonya Reiman, author of “The Power of Body Language.”

Someone with poor... READ MORE

Ruben Gonzalez

There's No Such Thing as Luck

By Ruben Gonzalez, Posted April 21st, 2014

Opportunity is everywhere. You have to keep your eyes open and focus on finding it. Once you spot an opportunity, if you decide you are willing to do whatever it takes, it's only a matter of time before you get what you want.
 
It was November 1987. We had just arrived at the luge track... READ MORE

Ambassador Nancy Brinker

Founder of Susan G. Komen Foundation Shares Story With Students

By Ambassador Nancy Brinker, Posted April 17th, 2014

Written by Carolyn Susman

Ambassador Nancy G. Brinker, internationally known for her fight against breast cancer, quietly rallied the troops in her diplomatic way during a speech Tuesday to Dreyfoos School of the Arts students.

Brinker, who founded the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer... READ MORE

Glenn Beck

Radio Host Takes On New Job As Movie Producer

By Glenn Beck, Posted April 17th, 2014

Written by Kory Grow

Glenn Beck is putting his faith in Hollywood – literally. The conservative radio host has been refurbishing the Studios at Las Colinas in Irving, Texas, according to The Hollywood Reporter, as the setting for at least one "faith-based" movie, as part of his new venture into... READ MORE

Michelle Singletary

How to Afford the Growing Expenses of Raising a Child

By Michelle Singletary, Posted April 17th, 2014

When I was having my first child, my friends and family were very concerned.

Knowing my penny-pincher nature, they weren’t sure I would buy much of anything for my newborn. So they threw me a shower. I received some wonderful and thoughtful gifts.

But you know what?

Most of the... READ MORE

Katty Kay

What Women Should Know About Self-Assurance

By Katty Kay, Posted April 15th, 2014

 

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Why is it that women feel they need 100% of a skill set to apply for a job while men will jump in with 60%?
 
Why, when graduate students were recently asked what they deserved to earn five years after graduation, did women say $64,000, while the men said $80,000?
 
Why are women so risk-averse... READ MORE

Scott Rasmussen

Political Analyst Tells Crowd to Look to Each Other, not Washington

By Scott Rasmussen, Posted April 15th, 2014

Written by: Kevin Hardy

If we want to solve our country's problems, we should look to each other, not to the nation's capital.

That was the message that Scott Rasmussen, one of the country's most astute students of politics, delivered here this week.

Rasmussen said it's the... READ MORE

Dr. James F. Smith

Economists See Growth Spurt Delayed, Not Derailed

By Dr. James F. Smith, Posted April 15th, 2014

Written by Kathleen Madigan

Harsh winter weather delayed—but likely didn't derail—the breakout growth many economists expected for the U.S. going into the year.

According to The Wall Street Journal's monthly survey of economists, the second quarter's real gross domestic product will... READ MORE

Sharyl Attkisson

Former CBS News Correspondent Featured on The O'Reilly Factor

By Sharyl Attkisson, Posted April 11th, 2014

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Former CBS investigative news correspondent, news anchor and author, Sharyl Attkisson, was recently featured on The O'Reilly Factor about the influence of media on the coverage of the news. Click here to see the video.

Biography

Sharyl Attkisson is an investigative journalist... READ MORE

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