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Poet, 10, from the slums of Nairobi enthralls crowd in New York City with tearful words

With the spotlight shining down on her 4-foot-something frame, 10-year-old Eunice Akoth stepped into character.

“Every mighty king was once a crying baby!
Every great tree was once a tiny seed! 518 more words

Women's Health

Reporting Live From Sleepover Central (Heaven help me.)

My house is vibrating. Partly it’s from the shrieking, partly it’s the dancing. It’s shocking how much vibration a pack of middle school girls can create when grouped together in a living room. 698 more words

Poopsie And Beanie

What is it really like to work with a Millennial- Cindy Davis

Over the past months I have conducted many different interviews with many different Millennials. So today I thought I would get some perspective from a different generation, someone from an older generation. 677 more words

Human Resoureces

Newsletter 608 - Update on Having a Mentor and Being a Mentor

Do you ever get tired reading or hearing about mentoring? It’s no news that professional organizations, business and academic communities, innumerable churches and countless youth leaders all emphasize mentoring and have mentoring programs. 357 more words


Pitch Wood: How a wounded tree can save your life

It was the old bait and switch. Our four apprentices all aged 12 years were going to get a bit of a surprise that wet spring afternoon. 698 more words

Anna Bradley Herbalist

Start before you're ready

I just saw this in Do the Work by Steven Pressfield.   I know a few people who think they procrastinate too much or wait for the perfect solution.   106 more words


A Celebration of Mentoring! Recap of the Mentor Appreciation Breakfast

On April 16, over 250 mentors gathered to celebrate, learn and reflect at the annual LSS Mentor Appreciation Breakfast.

The morning kicked off with remarks by David Shapiro, CEO of MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership. 381 more words