travisbradberry


Almost every action we take in life is aimed at achieving or maintaining “happiness”—that elusive state where we feel contentment, satisfaction, and even bliss.

Still, happiness can be a bit hard to define. Unhappiness, on the other hand, is easy to identify; you know it when you...


michaelhyatt


Do you ever get uneasy—or even afraid—when you’re close to achieving something big in your life? I do. In our recent relaunch of Platform University, for instance, we started with fewer responses than I anticipated.

I began estimating the results for the entire campaign...


Several months ago I received an email from an author named S.J. (That is a purposefully androgynous pen name.) S.J. was doing a blog tour to help promote the launch of his/her first novel and wanted to know if I would consider letting him/her do a guest post on my personal website.

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I’d...


alexisjones


“Where is Columbus?” the young male athlete said, looking at his coach.

“Who?” responded his coach, baffled by who Columbus was and why all these guys were asking about him.

“You know, that girl who came in and talked to us. Where she at? She coming back?”

The...


vikrampbs


North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission officers search by boat over a submerged road for those in need of rescue as river waters rise dangerously after Hurricane Matthew hit the state, in Lumberton, North Carolina on Oct. 10, 2016. Photo by Jonathan Drake/Reuters

In democracies, elections...


bullying


As the new school year begins, more than a few children are struggling with first day jitters. Some may go so far as to dig in their heels, refusing to even get on the bus when the dreaded day arrives, leading to escalating punishments and bribes from Mom and Dad.

One parent may threaten,...


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Angela Maiers | New Learning Times

By Angela Maiers, Posted October 11th 2016

A self-described social media evangelist, Angela Maiers helps schools, organizations, and individuals who want to use technology and social media to support and enhance their objectives. Maiers is a frequent speaker at major education and business conferences around the world. Her June 2011...



Despite the many things which have changed in the years since Premiere came into fruition, one thing remains the same: lasting relationships. We value genuine human connection and the cultivation of this connection is exactly what makes events like The Forum @ Premiere and Premiere University a...


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A Smarter, "Better" Student

To be clear, I am referring to students who arrive at school bearing super tattoos, embedded chips or other implants that improve their neurological or biological capabilities. That is, they are smarter and more capable with these technologies than without them. As the...


Michael Osacky is a 2002 graduate of the College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences. With a degree in commodity, food, and textile marketing, what led him to become a certified vintage sports memorabilia appraiser and writer?

On Wednesday, Oct. 5 from 6:30 to 8 p.m., Osacky will...