interdependence

 

The Power of Celebration

Celebration is a necessary part of life. We celebrate when something great happens. We celebrate to mark special times of the year and our life. Celebrations mark the passage of time and create times that imprint on our memories. However, haven’t we all been to celebrations that are decidedly not celebratory? I know I have….

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Dependence vs. Independence vs. Interdependence

In the month of July, we hear the word “independence” a lot. It is always touted as if it is the ultimate in traits. We declare our independence. We celebrate our independence. But really, what is this concept of independence all about? What is the difference between dependence vs. independence vs. interdependence? There is a…

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Happy Interdependence Day 2013!

  For the past 25+ years I have always used the 4th of July to stop and reevaluate my goals, this year is no different.  But what is different this year is that I have come to the conclusion that the goals really don’t matter.  (Did I just say that!?)  What matters is knowing our…

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BOLD Actions Wild Card Challenge

“When you cannot make up your mind which of two evenly balanced courses of action you should take — choose the bolder.” — William Joseph Slim Through last month’s challenge to revisit your goals, you have taken the time to review and revise your goals (you have, haven’t you??  If not, get help here)… so now it’s…

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Oprah’s All-Time Favorite Guest: Big Fish Tererai Trent!

“She symbolizes everything I believe the Oprah Show stands for.”— Oprah Winfrey, about Tererai Trent In last week’s blog post, I shared my story about Tererai Trent and the impact she has had on my life and the lives of other Big Fish.  Then on Friday (May 20), I was so excited to hear the…

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