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Dan Blanchard’s Blog Interview of Youth Expert Josh Shipp!

Josh Shipp is an author, global youth empowerment expert, and acclaimed speaker. A former at-risk foster kid turned youth advocate, he is renowned for his documentary TV series (A&E) that followed his ground-breaking work with teens. He is the author of the national bestseller “The Teen’s Guide to World Domination“, and was listed on Inc. Magazine’s [...]

By |September 2nd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

BOOK BORROWINGS- What to Say When You Talk to Your Self!

Borrow this book if you have to! Borrow the information inside of the book if you are smart! And make it yours if you are wise!             As much as 77% of what we say to ourselves may be working against us. And you know what’s even crazier than all of this negative self-talk? Deep [...]

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Dan Blanchard’s Interview of Commissioner Sean Connolly!

Commissioner Sean M. Connolly began his service with the Connecticut Department of Veterans Affairs on March 16, 2015 and is currently a Lieutenant Colonel in the U.S. Army Reserve. Commissioner Connolly served on active duty for more than seven years and in a variety of positions.  A Veteran of Operation Iraqi Freedom, Connolly was a [...]

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BOOK BORROWINGS- Hunch: Turn Your Everyday Insights Into the Next Big Thing

Borrow this book if you have to! Borrow the information inside of the book if you are smart! And make it yours if you are wise!   Part One: What’s Stopping You?             Bernadette Jiwa begins her book, Hunch, with a quote from Anne Lamott where she says, “You get your intuition back when you [...]

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Dan Blanchard’s Blog Interview of Dr. Jason Carthen!

 Dr. Jason Carthen knows versatility. He knows heart, he knows teamwork and he is the embodiment of passion. Known as The Leadership Linebacker™ he is a former professional football player with the New England Patriots, and a highly sought-after speaker in the areas of Leadership, Sales and identifying your purpose in life. Dr. Carthen formed [...]

By |May 27th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Dan Blanchard’s Blog Interview of Dr. Jason Carthen!

We Get to Pick Our Goals!

  Dan Blanchard award-winning author, speaker and educator According to Sheena Iyengar, author of, The Art of Choosing, we Americans have a lot of autonomy in choosing how we want to live our lives. Having the freedom and ability to pick our own goals tends to lead to more independence and happiness. Hey, [...]

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BOOK BORROWINGS- Primal Leadership: Unleasing the Power of Emotional Intelligence by Daniel Goleman, Richard Boyatzis and Annie McKee!

Borrow this book if you have to! Borrow the information inside of the book if you are smart! And make it yours if you are wise! Part One: The Power of Emotional Intelligence             The real magic of great leaders isn’t in what they do, but rather in how they do it. Understanding the emotional [...]

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Dan Blanchard’s Interview of WWII Veteran Ernest Maynard!

 Ernest Maynard born in 1924 wore an infectious smile while telling me about his WWII service days serving under General Patton and his Korean War days under General MacArthur. Upon arriving at his home in Enfield, Connecticut this lively man immediately took my jacket from me, put it away, threw a pizza in the oven [...]

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Striving to Be Better Will Make Us Happier!

  Dan Blanchard award-winning author, speaker and educator Eleanor Roosevelt once said, “You must do the thing that you think you cannot do.” Her husband, Franklin Delano Roosevelt (FDR) the 32nd President of the United States of America said, “Above all try something.” So, what do these quotes, or words of wisdom, from [...]

By |March 18th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Striving to Be Better Will Make Us Happier!

BOOK BORROWINGS- TED TALKS: The Official TED Guide to Public Speaking by Chris Anderson

Borrow this book if you have to! Borrow the information inside of the book if you are smart! And make it yours if you are wise!   Part 1: Foundation   Every piece of human progress has happened because humans have shared ideas and the collaborated to make it happen. We need people to step [...]

By |February 11th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on BOOK BORROWINGS- TED TALKS: The Official TED Guide to Public Speaking by Chris Anderson