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I don’t write about many businesses a second time, but I am breaking that rule on College Hunks Hauling Junk and College Hunks Moving, founded by Washington buddies Nick Friedman and Omar Soliman, both 34.

Want to know why?

First of all, I was skeptical that their little project would...


On this day in 1991, the World Wide Web officially became accessible to the public. In July of 1997, the very first Premiere Speakers Bureau website was launched. 

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Premiere Speakers Bureau, Home Page - July 8th, 1997

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Premiere Speakers Bureau, Home Page - July 29th, 2016


We hit the ground...


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If you teach in a school that's had the same principal for the past five years, you needn't read any further.

Still reading? Of course you are. 

The Impact of Turnover

With so much focus on the national teacher shortage and high teacher turnover rates, it's easy to overlook that principals are...



In 2012, Kayla became the first American woman to win Gold in judo after a five-match undefeated streak and World Championship victory. This year’s Rio games has been no exception. She earned her second gold medal in judo, making her the first American to also defend an Olympic judo...


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The Edna Adan Hospital Foundation

By Edna Adan, Posted August 9th 2016


"Approximately 800 women die each day from preventable causes related to pregnancy and childbirth. One out of every ten Somali children dies before seeing their first birthday."

Statistics like this are far too common in the world when maternal and child mortality could have been alleviated by...


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Robyn Benincasa is the powerhouse behind founding World Class Teams and the Project Athena Foundation. She’s also an Adventure Racer, CNN Hero and the Guinness World Record Distance Paddler…with two ‘bionic hips.’The idea and vision behind Project Athena is incredible....


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Do It Anyway

By John O'Leary, Posted August 8th 2016

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"It is from numberless diverse acts of courage and belief that human history is shaped." - Robert Kennedy 


This summer I arrived on their first day. 

For the past five years, I’ve had the pleasure of speaking at the National Leadership Academy where 100's of high school-aged...


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My Father's Keeper

By L.Y. Marlow, Posted August 3rd 2016

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I stood next to my brother, same height and age, our small hands grasping the clothed edges of the casket. We were five years old. Would you like to see your daddy? The man’s voice was kind as he lifted us up at the same time and tilted us into the casket. I cried. I knew...



Taya Kyle recently made an appearance on the Fox News Channel and we loved what she had to say on the issue of whether or not retired military personnel should be allowed to voice their political convictions on platforms such as the DNC/RNC. 

Brian Kilmeade started by asking Taya...


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The New Feminine Template

By Sahar Hashemi, Posted August 2nd 2016

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Today we celebrate International Women’s Day knowing this is an extraordinary age to be a woman in business. Traits which we innately have as women, which have long been derided as “too feminine” or “unprofessional,” traits that have been the butt of jokes in the...