What the World Needs Now
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What The World Needs Now…

What the world needs now is thoughtful people, with faith in the future and the resilience and tenacity to engage to make things happen.

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Behind The Mask
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Behind the Mask

Masks have become a declaration about who we are. We begin to understand one another when we can recognize what’s behind the mask.

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In Praise of Courtesy
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In Praise of Courtesy

Remember when courtesy was what defined a good human being? If there is one personality trait I wish I could bring back to the forefront of humanity, it would be civility.

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How your career can survive Corona
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How your career can survive Corona

How can your career survive Corona? Next to “how do I stay healthy”, that’s the one question I hear most often these days. The reality is this: We’re not going back to what was. The future belongs to those who can see what will be.

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Leaving a Legacy
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Leaving a Legacy

In my conversations with everyone from internationally known CEOs to the front line heroes who make the magic happen, each share one ultimate hope: They want to leave a legacy.

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How Words Can Heal

We have temporarily lost the ability to hug those we love and shake hands with colleagues. One of the unexpected positives I’ve discovered in the midst of this horrific pandemic is how words can heal.

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Humanity
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Humanity

Daily demonstrations of humanity are rays of sunshine in the darkness of pandemic. It’s the glue that holds civilization together.

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What we are really feeling

That feeling you have right now? It’s grief. The suffering and death that used to be happening to someone else is directly touching each of us. We can’t go back to what was. We can only pick up the pieces and go forward with what is.

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What Love Is
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What Love Is

Love is deciding that whatever cards fate deals, you will live your days to the fullest, as two individual souls who have have always believed that life has been a much better ride because you loved one another.

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Judy and Scott Westerman
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Remembering Judy

When Judith Kay Westerman was born, on March 24th, 1957, our family was complete. My mother and father were hoping for a girl. My older sister, Sandra, came into the world prematurely in 1952. In those days, there wasn’t the knowledge we have now about how to nurture those born too soon. Our folks never talked about Sandra much, but…

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