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Be it ever so humble…

  My mom is one of the most independent seniors I know. She’s swiftly approaching the big “80”, but if you met her, you’d never guess it. Within five minutes in her presence, you’d discern she is resolutely confident, vastly intelligent and noticeably active for a woman of her years. I often think of her as invincible. Then “yesterday” happened. For the first time ever, she fainted. I shudder at the mere thought of it.…

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5 Top Conversation Starters for Networking

Looking for conversation starters for networking? Some people would rather stick a skewer in their left eye than enter a room full of strangers. I’m not that bad, but I am a little introverted. Most people who know or have met me wouldn’t believe it, but it’s true. If you’re anything like me do what I do:  arrive at networking events early before the crowd begins to assemble. It’s more manageable watching a “room” grow…

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