My Conversation With Caitlin Doughty, Author Of Will My Cat Eat My Eyeballs?: Big Questions From Tiny Mortals About Death

Click Here To Listen Caitlin Doughty Best-selling author and mortician Caitlin Doughty answers real questions from kids about death, dead bodies, and decomposition. Every day, funeral director Caitlin Doughty receives dozens of questions about death. The best questions come from kids. What would happen to an astronaut’s body if it were pushed out of a space shuttle? Do people poop when they die? Can Grandma have a Viking funeral? In Will My Cat Eat My Eyeballs?, Doughty blends her mortician’s knowledge of the body and the intriguing history behind common misconceptions about corpses to offer factual, hilarious, and candid answers to thirty-five distinctive questions posed by her youngest fans. In her inimitable voice, Doughty details [...]

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“Make Them Hear You” By Dr. Alisha

Click Here To Listen Dr Alisha-Make Them Hear You The Reverend Dr. Alisha Lola Jones delivered this Baccalaureate Address on Saturday, May 18, at 9 a.m., on the Oval at Spelman College. A fourth-generation, ordained, itinerant preacher, the Reverend Dr. Alisha Lola Jones has preached internationally and has spoken before organizations such as the Student National Medical Association on tapping into their genius. She has spoken alongside notables such as Dr. Dorothy Height, Judith Jamison, and Attorney Star Jones, and has worked for ministries in Connecticut and Illinois. She is an associate pastor at Greater Grace Christian Church in Bowie, Maryland where Rev. Dr. Martha Jones is senior pastor.

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My Conversation With Rich Karlgaard, Publisher Of Forbes & Author Of Late Bloomers: The Power Of Patience In A World Obsessed With Early Achievement

Click Here To Listen Rich Karlgaard-Late Bloomers A groundbreaking exploration of what it means to be a late bloomer in a culture obsessed with SAT scores and early success, and how finding one's way later in life can be an advantage to long-term achievement and happiness. We live in a society where kids and parents are obsessed with early achievement, from getting perfect scores on SATs to getting into Ivy League colleges to landing an amazing job at Google or Facebook - or even better, creating a startup with the potential to be the next Google or Facebook or Uber. We see software coders becoming millionaires or billionaires before age 30 and feel we are [...]

By |April 18th, 2019|Belief, Business, Careers, Gospel, Leadership, Management, Mindfulness, Spirituality, Uncategorized, Wisdom|Comments Off on My Conversation With Rich Karlgaard, Publisher Of Forbes & Author Of Late Bloomers: The Power Of Patience In A World Obsessed With Early Achievement

My Conversation With Nora McInerney, Author Of No Happy Endings: A Memoir

Click Here To Listen Nora McInerny No Happy Endings The author of It’s Okay to Laugh and host of the popular podcast Terrible, Thanks for Asking—interviews that are “a gift to be able to listen [to]” (New York Times)—returns with more hilarious meditations on her messy, wonderful, bittersweet, and unconventional life. Life has a million different ways to kick you right in the chops. We lose love, lose jobs, lose our sense of self. For Nora McInerny, it was losing her husband, her father, and her unborn second child in one catastrophic year. But in the wake of loss, we get to assemble something new from whatever is left behind. Some circles call finding happiness [...]

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“Steel Is Forged In Heat. Water Becomes Ice When Frozen. New Beginnings Take Shape From Extreme Conditions.” DrAlvin.com

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“If At The Finish Line You Win, The Speed Bumps And The False Starts Along The Way Don’t Really Matter.” – Dr. Alvin’s Narratives of Wisdom

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NashvilleBusiness.Net 100 Leading Women 2018: Robinson Regen

Click Here To Listen Nashville Business 100 Leading Women Robinson Regen Robinson Regen has a vast array of non-profit management experience. The last twenty years Regen has raised funds; managed organizations, volunteers and Board of Directors. In addition to Regen’s employment in the non-profit community she has served on numerous boards or volunteered with organizations mostly in leadership capacity.

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Hachette Is The Official Book Group Partner Of Leading African Americans In Music City 2018

Hachette Book Group is providing the following prizes for selected honorees on Sunday February 18th at 3pm or 6pm at The Little Brick Theater at The Factory for the Leading African Americans of Music City Reception & Jazz Concert featuring Angela Marie Jones and Lisa Webb. To purchase one of the remaining tickets call 615-716-2139. The 16 great books are: Soar by T.C. Jakes (1) Good Leaders Ask Great Questions by John C. Maxwell (2) Make It Rain: How To Use the Media to Revolutionize Your Business and Brand by Areva Martin (5) All Day: A Year of Love and Survival Teaching Incarcerated Kids at Rikers Island by Liza Jessie Peterson (2) NO Justice: One [...]

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Dr. Nisha Zenoff, Author Of The Unspeakable Loss: How Do You Live After a Child Dies? Chats On DrAlvin.Com

Click Here To Listen Nisha Zenoff A guide to hope and healing after the death of a child, from a grief counselor and psychotherapist who has been there. Nisha Zenoff lost her son in a tragic accident when he was just seventeen years old. Now, with decades of experience as a grief counselor and psychotherapist, she offers support and guidance from her own journey and from others who have experienced the death of a child. The Unspeakable Loss helps those who mourn to face the urgent questions that accompany loss: "Will my tears ever stop?" "Who am I now without my child?" "How can I help my other children cope?" "I lost my only child, [...]

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Annie F. Downs, Author Of 100 Days To Brave: Devotions For Unlocking Your Most Courageous Self Chats On DrAlvin.Com

Click Here To Listen Annie Downs You were always meant to be brave. Whether you’re making a major decision, dealing with a difficult transition, or facing a fear, 100 Days to Brave will give you courage and confidence to move forward. Annie F. Downs felt her challenges were too difficult, too scary, too much. Then she decided to stop allowing fear to hold her back. It wasn’t easy or simple. But it was good. With honesty and relatable humor, this compilation of best-of writings and new pieces from Annie will help you embrace the path and the plan God has for you. Dare to spend the next 100 days discovering that you are braver than [...]

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