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Evan Skladany

Evan Skladany was working at a market research company when he was laid-off due to the economic crash in 2008. He had taught English in Boston and France, before his days in advertising and marketing, and he always wanted to be writer. His lay-off was the push that he needed to make it happen. He decided to get a job waiting tables, instead of looking for another marketing job, so that he could pursue this … CONTINUE READING

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Tell Me a Story

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A couple weeks ago, a friend who works on teen education programs posted the following message on Facebook: “I’m prepping for a public speaking seminar for teens tomorrow – will you share your favorite TED/other video talks?” It was interesting to see what videos people shared and the common themes that emerged around education, individuality and personal strength. A couple weeks later, Design Sponge posted 5 Videos + Talks Guaranteed to Inspire You, CONTINUE READING

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