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Create Your Own Luck to Become Luckier!

A Teen Leadership Blog! Watch Dan's Vlog: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xnexIjJzzMU Award-winning author, speaker, and educator. How many times have you heard someone say, “Oh they are so lucky!” or “That person always wins. They must have some real luck on their side.” Yeah… I’m sure we have all heard these things. I have to agree with [...]

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Daniel Blanchard’s Interview with Motivational Speaker John Tartaglio!

 Mr. John Tartaglio, your story is truly amazing on how you’ve overcome an illness that would have made most of us give up and quit. And not only did you not quit on life, but you went out and LIVED life more than most of us do! Your illness took your legs, but not your [...]

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Change Our Routine And We Change Our Life!

A Teen Leadership Blog! Watch Dan's Vlog: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-U4SdBWbh-g   Award-winning author, speaker, and educator.  Wasn't it Einstein that said the definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting to get different results? Do things the same and we’ll get the same, right? And do something different and we’ll [...]

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Great Minds Have Purposes!

A Teen Leadership Blog! Watch Dan's Vlog: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BxCa06_stDo Award-winning author, speaker, and educator. We all have a purpose! Every one of us dreams with a purpose about something, or at least we used to purposely dream about something. Contemplate this: What if those old important and purposeful dreams could come alive again? What if [...]

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We Can Find Our Voice Through Writing!

A Teen Leadership Blog! Watch Dan's Vlog on this: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rIdns9ulRkM  Award-winning author, speaker, and educator. Wasn't it William Faulkner who said, “I never know what I think about something until I've read what I've written.”? William Faulkner was ahead of his time and really onto something here with his wise written words. The written [...]

By |June 7th, 2014|Uncategorized|Comments Off on We Can Find Our Voice Through Writing!

Interview with Melissa Flynn!

Daniel Blanchard’s Granddaddy’s Secrets Teen Leadership Blog Interview with Youth Workshop Expert and Presenter, Melissa Flynn!  Melissa Flynn, has designed a Youth Goal Setting Workshop that helps children ages 7-12 to not only see the “here and now” but to also see and think about tomorrow. In this 90-minute workshop, Melissa teaches our youth the [...]

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