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One Stitch Closer: Veronika Scott empowers other women. Ohio Boy’s $20 Gift to Soldier Multiplies. Youtube. Oprah Winfrey on Career, Life and Leadership. The most motivating 8 min of your life! Why Do We Fall - Motivational Video. Kid President - AWESOME GIRLS! J.K. Rowling Speaks at Harvard Commencement. Teen Girl Rebuilds Car from Scratch. LIAM 108 - Self-Talk Determines Success! Your self-talk is the largest determining factor for your success in any area of life!

LIAM 108 - Self-Talk Determines Success!

How you talk to yourself is a reflection of your beliefs about yourself and influences your behaviors. Are you judgmental, harsh, critical, self-deprecating? Or are you accepting, loving, kind, supportive, encouraging? Most of us would not have any friends if we talked to them the way we talk to ourselves! E + R = O and possibly 14-0. The biggest development during Ohio State’s first game week has nothing to do with the opponent or even national championship hopes.

E + R = O and possibly 14-0

It’s actually something that doesn’t relate to on-field play at all. Leadership. Luke Fickell called it a buzzword. But it’s a real life truth. And when it comes to football, it’s a necessity for greatness. Last year, John Simon, Zach Boren and Etienne Sabino provided leadership at such a high level that it became the gold standard. Rumblings began in the spring that the 2013 group would be far different. “I noticed very average leadership in January,” Meyer said. All the evidence needed regarding a lack of leadership was the announcement of the captains on Tuesday night – and the previous delays.

The Best Motivational Video - Be Phenomenal. Honda the Power of Dreams Failure: The Secret to Success. 4 inspiring kids imagine the future of learning. After more than 13 years of research convinced him that children have the ability to learn almost anything on their own, 2013 TED Prize winner Sugata Mitra aspires to shape the future of learning by building a School in the Cloud, helping kids “tap into their innate sense of wonder.”

4 inspiring kids imagine the future of learning

In the spirit of Mitra’s invitation to the world to “ask kids big questions, and find big answers,” we asked four brilliant young people to tell us: What do you think is the future of learning? Here, their answers. Adora Svitak, 15-year-old writer, teacher and activist “One of the most powerful shifts in the future of education will come from not only the tools at our disposal, but from an underutilized resource: the students whose voices have for too long been silent. We’re pushing for seats at the decision-making tables, empowering ourselves by shaping our own learning, and taking on activist roles both online and off. A Letter to the Future From Kid President. Make Your Life into a Masterpiece. Make Your Life into a Masterpiece The most important masterpiece you’ll ever create is your life.

Make Your Life into a Masterpiece

But to create your masterpiece you must first design it. You must have a vision of what it looks like. Once you have a vision and design it you can begin the process of building it. Ten Choices You Will Regret in 10 Years. What it’s like to grow old, in different parts of the world. At TED2013, Jared Diamond shares some of his research on how different societies treat the elderly.

What it’s like to grow old, in different parts of the world

Photo: James Duncan Davidson The world’s population is getting older. Across the globe, people are living longer thanks to improvements in healthcare, nutrition and technology. This population shift brings with it incredible possibilities, but also a new set of challenges. How do we care for our elderly? Jared Diamond: How societies can grow old better In today’s talk, Jared Diamond examines the vast differences in how societies across the globe view and treat their senior citizens. The Western system for elder care is far from perfect, notes Diamond, and everyone stands to learn something from how different societies care for their seniors. YouTube on Twitter: "Kid President asked you for life advice and this is what you said.

Inbox. One Stitch Closer: Veronika empowers other women. Your Words Matter. Your Words Matter.

Your Words Matter

I had a teacher who once told me I would most likely be a college dropout. Her words mattered. When I told my wife I wanted to write a book and she said without blinking an eye, “Do it.” I told my daughter the other day how proud I was of her for writing a full sentence! My words mattered. And when I hear back from the teachers and parents that read this blog, I know my words matter.

5 Reasons To Write A Letter To Your Future Self. In March, I turned twenty-five years old, and on that most dreaded day I received a letter from my twelve year-old-self.

5 Reasons To Write A Letter To Your Future Self

At twelve, I distinctly remember listening to Britney Spears’ “Ooops I did it Again,” consuming Fruit by the Foot, surviving Y2K, and wearing checkered school jumpers that came down to my knees. It was that magical time right before pimples started growing uncontrollably and watching Saturday morning cartoons was still acceptable. Oh how much has changed since those simple times. Reading my letter evoked a lot of emotions in the span of two minutes.

It was hilarious that I questioned my own ability to achieve higher education, or better yet, to even have higher education as my main concern at the age of twelve. How Facebook’s newest teen engineer supported his family with apps until cashing in. There’s nothing that highlights the fact that Silicon Valley is the new Wall Street, gold rush, colonial settlement — insert your American Dream rags-to-riches historical moniker here — quite like the story of 18-year-old Miami resident Michael Sayman.

How Facebook’s newest teen engineer supported his family with apps until cashing in

This week, Facebook hired Sayman as one of its youngest full-time engineers in history. He wouldn’t tell me his salary, but admitted his friends are already pressuring him to “buy a Tesla,” which he won’t do because he’d “rather save the money.” Before you go throw up at the idea of a teenager buying himself a Tesla off tech riches, there’s few people who deserve that luxury quite as much as this kid. Rita Pierson: Every kid needs a champion. The Dalai Lama's 18 Rules For Successful Living. Why I Think This World Should End. David Steindl-Rast: Want to be happy? Be grateful.

The True Story of Kid President. Kid President's Pep Talk to Teachers and Students! Michael Jordan, one of The Best - Inspirational video. Motivational - Bill Gates Speech at Harvard. Kid President's 20 Things We Should Say More Often. A Pep Talk from Kid President to You. Marcus Buckingham's Career Intervention.

Two questions that can change your life. Drive: The surprising truth about what motivates us. Www.jongordon.com/documents/PositiveTeacherPledge.pdf. 212 degrees-The Extra Degree-motivational video. The Holstee Manifesto: Lifecycle Video. Make It Count.

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