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Stop Asking Kids What They Are Going To "Be". Just Stop It!

Author – John Rindy, MPH

Why don’t most of us become the things that we said that we planned on becoming when we were 17?  I recently came across this quote by radio personality Garrison Keillor, “Some luck lies in not getting what you thought you wanted but getting what you have, which once you have got it you may be smart enough to see is what you would have wanted had you known.” 1,235 more words

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Count to 10 Moments: The Lost Art

Author, John Rindy, MPH

“. . .not only are you wrong and clearly incompetent, but you are the poorest excuse for a co-worker I could imagine – we are going to lose this account because of you, and guess who is going to take the blame? 835 more words

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Today, you are either Networking, or Not Working

Author, John Rindy, MPH

Today I attended a large regional job fair.  Having encouraged about 100 students at my institution to attend, I, along with some of our other staff members also attended, in order to pitch in and work various stations at the fair.  573 more words

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