Do What You Love

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Friday, October 26, 2018 When I started working, I was really struggling with what I wanted to do for a career. Even through college I wasn't really certain of what direction to go. I talked to my uncle Gary and said, "Now that I've graduated College, I don't know what I want to do with my life." Gary, who is 20 years older, said, "That's ok, I hav...
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Work It

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Thursday, October 25, 2018 What is it about physical labor or hard work that is so very satisfying? While the act takes physical (and/or mental and emotional) toll, when it's done, there is a feeling of complete satisfaction. When you work hard on a project, you can physically see results and moving closer to your goal. Today is Wednesday. We call ...
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...There Is Fire

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Wednesday, October 24, 2018 Fire, the first invention, is still amazing. Fire gave us the ability to generate heat, cook food and for fuel. Fire has the ability to burn down and rebuild. The closer you come to the fire, the more you feel the heat. Do you have a fire within you? Can you feel how badly you want your dream? Do you know that you want i...
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Where There Is Smoke...

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Tuesday, October 23, 2018 I was talking to a firefighter once about the dangers of his job. He talked about how one of the biggest factors is actually visibility and the volume of smoke. The flames burn the oxygen in the room and that can be more immediately dangerous than the flames. When a building is on fire, smoke varies and is much more preval...
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Your Energy

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Monday, October 22, 2018 I saw the guy in front of me get frustrated. I was going through customs with a plane-full of other travelers and there was a significant wait. Sometimes it's the way it goes and you have to make the best of it. Yet the guy in front of me wanted to blame someone. He wanted be mad at someone, rather than deal with the situat...
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Your Time To Shine

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Friday, October 19, 2018 There you were Waiting for your time to shine Looking for something special Waiting for a sign It was not your place With so much more to learn You were patient and polite During someone else's turn As the moon took the stage You stayed out of sight Even when you knew He was stealing your light You've held on to dreams And ...
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Everything In Moderation

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Thursday, October 18, 2018 "Everything in moderation, including moderation." While this tongue-in-cheek quote from Oscar Wilde may have a hidden meaning, the fundamental point is true. Life is about balance. You work hard and you play hard. For some that giving everything you've got to situations and challenges. It also ebbs and flows, but as long ...
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Get Out The Map

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Wednesday, October 17, 2018 "The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page." – Saint Augustine Why do we travel in GIN? We have been to some incredible locations around the world. Maybe you can't go to all of the events, yet, when you do, significant positive change happens. The supportive vibrations between like-minded people r...
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