So What’s Your Story?

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“There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.” -Maya Angelou When I started my professional development company years ago, the first course I created and offered to companies was Creating and Delivering Professional Presentations. (This course remains one of my most popular offerings.) Because I had been an undefeated speaker as […]

What Will Be Your Legacy?

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“The greatest use of a life is to spend it on something that will outlast it.” –William James (The “Father” of American Psychology) I will never forget my wife’s paternal grandfather, John Dangerfield West, because he impacted my life in a special way. My fondest memory of John was seeing him at a family, holiday […]

Share What You Love Most with Others

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“Share your knowledge, your wisdom, your passion, your experiences. Make a difference. Everyone is fascinating in their own way.” –Justin Cotillard Those of you who know me well are aware of the fact that I am absolutely fascinated with life! I have many interests that I am passionate in pursuing and sharing with others. I’d […]

The Greatest Gift You Can Give

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“Give what you have. To some, it may be better than you dare think.”  -Henry Wadsworth Longfellow At this time of year, people from many different faiths and traditions celebrate important holidays. An important part of many of these celebrations is the giving and receiving of special gifts. I grew up in a home where […]