Tag Archives: David Kanigan

Opps! A Third Critical Life Skill: Effective Public Speaking

My two previous posts on Critical Life Skills for Young People (Checklists and Backwards Planning ) have produced numerous comments.  But one, from a fellow blogger who has great insight and experience (as a father and business leader) is David Kanigan, … Continue reading

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What Drives Me (You, Us)?

“Sometimes you’ve got to let everything go – purge yourself. If you are unhappy with anything . . . whatever is bringing you down, get rid of it. Because you’ll find that when you’re free, your true creativity, your true … Continue reading

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Learning a Life Lesson, The Painful Way . . .

Life is a harsh teacher.  It gives the test first and the lesson afterwards. I was inspired to create this post after reading a posting from one of my favourite bloggers, David  Kanigan (Lead, Learn, Live).  I honestly can’t recall … Continue reading

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