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The Worst Valentine's Day Gifts  (According to the Internet)

The Worst Valentine's Day Gifts  (According to the Internet)

So, online jewelry retailer, Angara.com, conducted a survey of 2000 people and came up with a list of the most hated Valentine's Day Gifts. They were: Furry handcuffs (34%) Flowers (28%) A heart-shaped box of chocolates (22%) A funny card (25%) Lingerie (24%) Champagne (19%) A love coupon book (18%) Chocolate-covered strawberries (18%) Perfume (17%) Underwear (15%) Scented candles (14%) A serenade (14%) A massage (14%) Fancy dinner (10%) Now, I can understand furry handcuffs, but some of the other items seem awfully picky. You're going to get mad at someone for taking you on a fancy dinner?!? Well, you...
Love, Curiosity, Empathy for a Better World for All

Love, Curiosity, Empathy for a Better World for All

Last week was Global Entrepreneurship week. And because I live and breathe entrepreneurship, it only made sense that 2 out of the 3 Zoom talks I gave were on the subject.   "Criticize by Creating" - The entrepreneur's mindset   The Foundation for Economic Freedom (FEE) had its 4-Day Entrepreneur Week webinar series. The ever so inspiring T-K Coleman, of the Revolution of One, kicked-off the week and series with our panel on Monday.  On the last day, I came back giving a TED style talk on “How to follow your dreams during a crisis”, sharing my story on overcoming adversity, finding motivation during...
Skin Is Skin at Heal America Conference

Skin Is Skin at Heal America Conference

From the feel of everything that surrounds us right now, especially in this COVID-era and post - George Floyd and pre-election times, people in America (and around the world), people seem more divided than ever. Each side believes the other side is the reason for all evils, emotions are running high and finger pointing is the attitude of choice.If you focus on social media, the news and even most of the celebrities, the feeling of a profoundly divided country is what you get. And it is depressing. You might even think that we are headed for self-destruction. After all, what...