Share "Every morning in Africa, a gazelle wakes up. It knows it must outrun the fastest lion or it will be killed. Every morning in Africa, a lion wakes up. It knows it must run faster than the slowest gazelle, or it will starve. It doesn't matter whether you're a lion or gazelle – when 

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What are butterflies?

ShareNot the pretty ones…the bad ones. I get this question alot when I am talking to students and we get to the part where I speak of small talk and starting conversations. Butterflies in the stomach is the bodies flight or fight response. Basically during your bodies fight or flight response, blood is drawn away 

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South El Monte High School

ShareI was at South El Monte High School for a few talks on Effective Communication. I spoke to 4 classes total over 2 days for about 1:40 each class. A great experience. Kids really enjoyed it. Teachers said it was a "refresher" for them too. Great times. Go Eagles.

How thin are we…?

ShareMost people thing they are pretty good at reading people. But, how good are we really? When I am talking to students during my talks, I always tell them they were not created in the 90's (Or whatever age group I am talking to). They were created thousands and thousands of years ago and these 

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Talks to Elenor Roosevelt Students

ShareI was out at ERHS in Eastale this week presenting to Senior and Junior Avid Classes. I spoke to 8 classes over 2 days. Awesome kids. Very well behaved and very attentive. Lots of class participation which is what I like. Go Mustangs!