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Don’t Think You’re a Leader? Here’s Why You’re Wrong

For as long as I can remember, I've been telling a story that doesn't serve me. The story is this: I'm a behind-the-scenes person who gets her kicks from supporting others. In other words, I'm not a l…

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Does Serving Others Improve Your Life?

Ben Smith attests to the joy serving others can bring to your life. "The greatest among you, shall be your servant." This has been one of the verses I have lived my life on and want to pass on to y…

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Wisdom from Dr. Raj Parti

There is one word that is not well known - but needs to be. The word is "seva," which in Sanskrit means "service." I've learned that Seva is not just any kind of service, but rather selfless servic…

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Dealing With “Haters”

I read an article written by David Wong on Cracked.com called "6 Harsh Truths That Will Make You a Better Person." One of the main points the author made was to do something, anything that could be of…

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New Conservation Service Corps Will Combat Unemployment

By Mary Ellen Ardouny, TreeHugger The latest jobs report from the Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics has given Americans little hope to believe that our country will emerge from its …

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5 Red Hot Secrets Every Visionary Must Know

Are you a visionary? You know you’re a visionary if: You sense that something’s wrong with the world and long to be part of the solution You’re doing it, you’re part of the solution and your …

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Bad Customer Service? 10 Ways to Be Heard

Have you ever had a bad customer service experience? Of course you have! Who hasn’t these days? In today’s corporate environment profits are frequently the only motivation for most companies. Honoring…

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Wisdom from Greg Reid

It has been said that the sign of a life well lived is one that was spent serving others. Let's face it, would you get more enjoyment from getting a pat on the back at work or watching someone you …

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10 Reasons To Volunteer Today

"The best way to find yourself, is to lose yourself in the service of others." ~ Ghandi Imagine you are at Thanksgiving dinner and instead of being asked by a doting relative, “How's work going?” y…

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How to be an Effective Volunteer

If you have a sincere desire to improve the environment and quality of life where you live, why wait? Here are the key steps to becoming an active and effective community service volunteer. 1. Conn…

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