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He-He-Bo-Mo!

Coach Parker's Awesome CTFF Leaders Cohort 2019 He-He-Bo-Mo! Everyone looked at me and each other like I was crazy, but then, it clicked. In the end-of-class evaluations, some even wrote that He-He-Bo-Mo was their highlight! He-He-Bo-Mo: Head + Heart + Body + Mouth....

Still Waters…

I am intrigued about being still. I believe we live in an anxious world with lots of concerns and attempts to distract and divert from those concerns…

Overcome Writer’s Block

Thank you, Calvin and Hobbs! https://chrisilluminati.com/2017/07/09/writers-block-isnt-real/ We had fun learning to overcome writer's block in Business Writing class recently. We took steps to how to get the random words and ideas in our heads our on paper and convert...

One foggy night…

want what those pilots have! Each one is a non-anxious presence in the midst of what others may deem deadly chaos and impossible adversity. Ultimately, they bring comfort, hope, and inspiration. How about…

If I only had a brain, Dorothy.

Ray Bolger as Scarecrow who wanted a brain in the Wizard of Oz Brain speed: People think at the rate of 400 words per minute. People speak about 125 words a minute. Do you see any challenges here? Brain side: Right brainers may be more artistic and fun but less...

Are you selling or helping?

Our June 24th Post was titled: "It was a great party, until…" (review post here) It attracted some thoughtful comments. My friend Rob submitted this comment: "People who advertise without connecting to the group are just another version of spamming. Many Facebook...

Jessica struggles alone…

Nancy doesn’t like others “fixing” her, so she uses care after Jessica’s lengthy vent. Instead, Nancy asks three simple questions explaining that she wants to respect Jessica and not intrude.

It was a great party, until…

Now, imagine a room full of people enjoying themselves while standing around and visiting in small groups. Suddenly, a new person loudly enters the area—interrupting the groups, taking over conversations, and challenging people to buy their new product.

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