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Let Your Light Shine.CMC

From the Business Insider, an interview with Mr. [Jeff] Bezos about choosing “service and adventure” over “ease and comfort”. “Bezos said everyone has two options for creating their “life story.” Either you go for a life of “ease and comfort” or a life of “service and adventure.” Bezos is clear about which is the right …

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The Dilemma of Every College Applicant

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The Pitfalls of “Great Expectations”

I have been slowly reading Dickens’ “Great Expectations.”  Inspired after a recent night’s reading, I went to the microphone to record my thoughts on the possible conundrum of creating expectations that are too great to meet and yet, too painful not to be met.  I offer another approach to the turmoil of setting expectations, when …