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Words Can Hurt...Words Can Cut Like Knife...Speak Kindly of Others

In Small-town, USA, a teacher made a few statements which really insulted one of his co-workers.  The next day, while sitting at home, he began to realize that he had made a big mistake by doing so. 320 more words

Teaching

The Good Memories Are Earned

Dad would have turned 95 yesterday.

In a season where recent deaths have reminded me of how grateful I am for the people in my life, I couldn’t stop thinking about Dad on his birthday. 524 more words

An Inspirational and Motivating Story for TEAMS! "Teamwork Makes the Dream Work"

 The Lodge

Two teams started out in an effort to climb to the peak of the highest mountain on earth, in order to take in the most miraculous view that the world had to offer.  764 more words

Baseball

Our Mark

Over the centuries, people have wished to become immortalized in time for generations to come. But in reality, even the greatest eventually are lost in the future.  171 more words

Poetry

What We Can Learn About Presenting From TED Talks

Let’s try an experiment.

  1. Go to TED.com
  2. Choose one of the many talks on the homepage.
  3. Watch it.
  4. If you find yourself losing interest, select one of the six videos in the “Related Talks” section and go to step 3.
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Public Speaking

My Story Depends on the Storyteller

Other people tell my stories differently from me. In fact, sometimes I don’t even recognize them as my own stories. I recently discovered that some of my extended family members think my first marriage was to a man who may have been mentally unstable and that I married him in order to leave home. 477 more words

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