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Posted on 27 Jan 2016
SETTING AND ACHIEVING GOALS

The past several months have been very rough and at times downright painful. Probably more so than any other time in my 54 years. I'm not going to elaborate, however, I'm sure everyone has at some point has experienced ...

Posted on 23 Nov 2015
Tanynya Hekymara Empowers Illinois State University

Stand still, release all tension and breathe. Just like that the journey of self-discovery and spiritual growth began to unfold for Tanynya Hekymara. While trying to navigate personal grief after the death of her younges...

Posted on 02 Aug 2013
Think Before You Speak: Have an I.D.E.A. About What You Say – A message to the youth in our communities

The transcript of a speech given at the Grantville Parks nd Recreation Summer Youth Camp Closing Ceremony, Grantville, GA, July 26, 2013 My name is Nigel Walker. I am a math/science teacher at Smokey Road Middle School ...

Posted on 22 Jul 2013
The TEDx Experience

In May of 2013, I had the pleasure of fulfilling a dream by speaking at a TEDxRockCreekPark. I have been listening to TED talks since I was young. I know I’m still young but you get the point. Anyway, I was very excit...

Posted on 28 Jun 2013
6 Lessons for 6th Graders

Last week, I had an opportunity to speak to a 6th grade class. My immediate goal was to leave an imprint on their young minds and provide real transformative value. I told the students about my life story, growing up a...

Posted on 21 Jun 2013
Got Middle Schoolers? 3 Lessons To Teach Your Child Before They Enter Middle School

I watch the parents struggle to hold it together at fifth grade graduation—wife included—as they wrap their minds around the fact that their babies are not babies anymore; and that they are about to embark on perhaps...

Posted on 31 Aug 2012
You Have The Power!

It is your Divine right to accomplish your dreams, to fulfill your vision, to live on purpose, BUT in order to do so you mustn't Quit! You have to see yourself walking in the vision and very soon, I promise you will be l...