Hooked on TED: How to Escape Education’s Death Valley (Sir Ken Robinson)

Hooked on TED: How to Escape Education’s Death Valley (Sir Ken Robinson)

  I love Sir Ken Robinson. Another great TED talk about the state of our education system and the importance of creating a revolution to change it.  “If you sit kids down, hour after hour, doing low grade clerical work, […]

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Inspiring Quotes: Seth Godin

Inspiring Quotes: Seth Godin

  “The biggest failure is not that great thing you did that ended in disaster; it’s that you dreamed of contributing but didn’t find the guts to do it.”  –Seth Godin            

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Recipe: Vegan(ish) Cookie Dough Balls

Recipe: Vegan(ish) Cookie Dough Balls

    Oh My YUM! You can just use dark chocolate chips if you don’t care about veganism. Either way, take these treats to book club and be the star of the night.  (Taken from MindBodyGreen)       Vegan […]

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Rehab Your Belief

Rehab Your Belief

I’ve recently watched several people go through rehab for major physical injuries and have been quite fascinated with the process. In all cases, rehab started almost immediately after the injury and progressed quickly into strengthening the body in order to […]

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Hooked on TED: Perspective is Everything (Rory Sutherland)

Hooked on TED: Perspective is Everything (Rory Sutherland)

Advertising adds value to a product by changing our perception, rather than the product itself. Rory Sutherland makes the assertion that a change in perceived value can be just as satisfying as what we consider “real” value — and his […]

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Inspiring Quotes: John Berryman

Inspiring Quotes: John Berryman

  “We must travel in the direction of our fear.” ― John Berryman.              

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You Are Capable

You Are Capable

I spend a lot of time online searching for heartfelt stories and following other solopreneurs to get creative ideas that keep me inspired. One thing I noticed is how woefully inadequate I feel when spending too much time online. The […]

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Inspiring Conversations: Karen Capaldi

Inspiring Conversations: Karen Capaldi

Karen Capaldi was about 8 years into working for Starbucks when she started to wonder what she was doing with her life. Soon after, she was reminded of an opportunity for an unpaid 6-month sabbatical that Startbucks offered to its […]

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Life Advice From the Elderly

Life Advice From the Elderly

I always love reading advice from older people; their regrets, what they learned, general advice for others about what’s really important in life. There’s a great site that includes plenty of practical advice from more than 1,000 older Americans from […]

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Hooked on TED: Turning Fear into Fuel (Jonathan Fields)

Hooked on TED: Turning Fear into Fuel (Jonathan Fields)

  Lifestyle entrepreneur Jonathan Fields experienced success in spite of signing a contract the day before 9/11. He tells us how to turn fear from a source of anxiety and paralysis into fuel for action and achievement.       […]

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