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The Specials this Week are
gaping void and Pam Slim
I was one powerful little girl. The Champion of the World.
My Dad smiled at me, squinting his eyes as he crouched behind the camera. I was safe, cherished and loved. He snapped the picture.
Things blew up after that, rather quickly.
Jonathan Fields, Awake at the Wheel
Rather than focusing all of your energy on fixing whatâs wrong with your life, he asked:
What might happen if you focused instead on the sole quest to identify, then grow what was right?
Ramblings from a Glass Half Full
It happens the moment I step on a plane. That loss of control. Someone else is behind the wheel and taking me somewhere.
When control is lost, I get nervous. Edgy. Unsure. I need something to calm me down.
That something is information.
Art of Nonconformity
On the ride down I replayed the classic âtime/money/no objectâ game in my head. You know, the one where you ask: âIf time and money were no object, what would I do today?â
Social Media Explorer
It doesnât matter which social media monitoring service you use. None of them do what you want them to do. Theyâre good at doing part of the job, but not all of it. And sadly, they probably wonât ever be good at doing all of the job because you have to do it.
Sometimes, you just outgrow things.
When you first learned to read, Dr. Seuss was awesome. Simple, rhyme-y, easy to grasp and remember. When you were little, you likely read those books over and over and never got tired of them.
Until you did. Until you needed something more to challenge you,
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–ME “Liz” Strauss
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