May 2009 - Tantalizing Tidbits!

By GiGi Sampson Don't Wait! "Don't put off until tomorrow what you can do today." Believe it or not, I am one of the WORST procrastinators you will ever meet! Often times I find myself putting off until tomorrow what I don't want to do today - - but I am working on that. I've learned not

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May 2009 - The Badger in the Cage

by Diannia Baty There is no doubt that there are many of you hurting in some way out there. Your pain is real and your fears are amplified due to the current economic crisis. There is a way to peace if you really want it. To identify with your pain will only bring more to you. In my morning pr

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May 2009 - Powerful Questions

by Karyn L. Beach If you want to improve the quality of your life, you can start by improving the quality of the questions you ask yourself. Questions can be one of your most powerful allies or they can become one of your most formidable enemies. It’s up to you. Our minds are always working

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May 2009 - It’s Not Too Late to Make 2009 Great!

By America's Energy Coach Jon Gordon As we fast approach the halfway point of this year, it isn’t too late to start making the changes that can make 2009 a life-changing year! Thank you to Paula Koval for submitting this great list.  1. Take a 10-30 minute "Thank you" walk every day. While

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May 2009 - Paula McCoy: Standing at the Crossroads

Finally, it was a quiet day in the office of CEO and President of The North Carolina Minority Support Center, Paula McCoy. I was particularly struck by Paula's humbling presence and her passion for helping communities succeed. What a fascinating story! How often have you heard people talk about f

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May 2009 - The President’s Corner: Embrace Life!

By Lisa Thomas I was sitting in my office today looking at a white sheet of paper. I couldn't seem to find the words to convey to you, so I just sat there staring. The white sheets seemed dark and lonely. What could I place on this lonely page to make it come alive? I mean no answers came, no ove

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May 2009 - Our Cover: Paula J. McCoy

Paula McCoy is a native of Winston-Salem. She attended the public schools and graduated from Carver High School. She received her undergraduate and postgraduate degrees from North Carolina A & T State University earning a Bachelor of Arts Degree in English Education and a Master of Arts Degree i

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May 2009 - Powerful Questions

by Karyn L. Beach If you want to improve the quality of your life, you can start by improving the quality of the questions you ask yourself. Questions can be one of your most powerful allies or they can become one of your most formidable enemies. It’s up to you. Our minds are always working

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