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5 Ways to Be More Assertive

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  It’s hard to be assertive when you’re really worried about the other person’s response. Maybe you’re worried they’ll think you’re being ridiculous and reject you. Maybe you’re worried they’ll be critical, and you’ll feel even more uncomfortable. Try these five expert suggestions on being assertive...

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Imagineering the Soul

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↓   Look to innovative thinkers like Walt Disney’s Imagineers to revitalize your spirit.   ↓ I recently heard for the first time the term imagineering in a minister’s sermon. She said that Imagineers—the people who create theme parks—are aware that we want more than fun or entertainment when we go to...

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The Résumé of Life

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Our life is a journey, a school of life. Everyone we meet has a purpose and a role in our classroom. We too have a role or purpose in this classroom. Our life is a journey, a school of life. Everyone we meet has a purpose...

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Because I Am Human, I Am Enough

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A lesson in the power of love and simple human presence. ♥ On his first night in our small hospice residence, Jake got into an argument with his roommate’s daughter. “Honoring your father” was a lesson that had been drilled into him as a boy in Louisiana....

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