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The Power of Practice

It was one of those Blink Moments that Malcolm Gladwell writes about, a moment of instantaneous knowing without explanation. It happened as I was leaving the supermarket and passed a woman who looked .
(September 24, 2008)
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Why Not Ask?

From the moment I met Ruth, she told me that she hated her career as an operating room nurse. Despite the fact that she possessed an adventurous and creative spirit, she never quite managed to leave ..
(August 29, 2008)
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Finding the Time to Read

Psychologist Eda LeShan said that middle-age occurs when you realize that you won't live long enough to read all the books you want to read. According to LeShan's definition, some of us were born ..
(April 23, 2008)
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Staying Motivated When You Work Alone

Not a day passes when I don't think about Jessamyn West's confession: “Whenever I'm writing a book, I never get out of bed because if I get out of bed I always see something that needs dusting. .
(April 26, 2008)
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How Does Your Garden Grow?

Even though I never lived on a farm, I grew up surrounded by small family farms and went to school with kids who lived on those farms. I didn't realize they were teaching me many things that would ..
(June 21, 2008)
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 | Business/Small-Business | Visitors: 170

Failing to Learn

Several years ago, two partners and I planned a community event. Everyone told us it was a great idea. We got wonderful publicity from the local paper. Without much marketing on our part, lots of ..
(July 03, 2008)
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An Office That Inspires

Leigh was a single mother with a stressful job and two young children who decided that self-employment was the answer for her. She quit her job, purchased a vending machine route and tripled its ..
(July 16, 2008)
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 | Home-Based-Business | Visitors: 142

Five Great Perks For Self Bossers

After an out-of-town seminar trip, I found myself on an airport shuttle with a young man who asked me where I'd been and what I had been doing on my trip. When I briefly explained that I taught ..
(July 25, 2008)
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