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May 28

May 28, 2014

Jim Carrey’s Commencement Speech

I still remember my commencement speech when I was graduating from USC with my Masters in Engineering…it was a warm SoCal day and Arnold Schwarzenegger was up on stage teaching us about the rules of life….at least the ones that brought him success.  So anytime I see a wonderful commencement speech from anyone memorable, I like to watch and share it. Jim Carrey had some really wonderful words of wisdom to deliver to the graduating class of 2014 from Maharishi…

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May 5

May 5, 2014

#LookUp – A Spoken Word Film for an Online Generation

Have you seen this #LookUp viral video?  I mean, this video really hits upon what is becoming of this generation, and not only am I an offender of this repeated daily obsession with being and feeling connected….I am also a victim.   This video is written, performed and directed by Gary Turk. It goes through an array of relate-able images, events, and circumstances that hit all of us in one way or another at some point in our lives. And through…

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Mar 22

March 22, 2014

6 Tips to Saying Bye-Bye to Excuses

Do you know someone in your life and have thought to yourself “this person makes excuses for everything!”  Or perhaps even you look at yourself and realize that you make excuses for not getting your daily or life accomplishments completed? Lets face it…we’re all human.  Excuses are the easiest thing to convince yourself and others as to why you can’t do something.  Maybe even the excuses enable you to get by for a short while, without guilt creeping up (or…

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Mar 22

March 22, 2014

5 Steps to Help You Get Results

Lao Tzu had it right quoting that “A Journey of a Thousand Miles Must Begin with a Single Step”…why? Because it really hits on something that we all have a tendency to forget.  Much like the quote of “a waterfall begins with a single drop of water”, we all have to remember that accomplishing things in our life is twofold…where you begin with a single step, and continue forward with every subsequent step you take. Some think that if we…

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