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09th Dec 2016

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Ageless Innovators: Retirement Reinvented

As Dan Miller, co-founder of the Chicago Innovation Awards, pointed out, “Our mature workforce or gray hairs have a lot of ideas…it’s just a matter of nailing down the technology....

Hidden Figures

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23rd Sep 2016

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Tips for Girls’ Success in STEM

Hidden Figures is a book by Margot Lee Shetterly turned into a movie based on the story of black women working at NASA in the 1950s space race between the US and...

Rondaisms - Ronda Lee - Jeta B Photography

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04th Aug 2014

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Advice to My Younger Self

Last week, two friends called for advice. One asked about a job interview and the other about what was holding back career goals. I told both of them that their anxiety...

Rondaisms - Ronda Lee - Jeta B Photography

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28th May 2014

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Three Years Living and Learning NYC

A rolling stone gathers no moss. I guess that has been my motto since graduating college. My journey to NYC is as important as what has happened since my arrival....

life

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18th May 2014

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Five Life Lessons Learned

I have seen a lot these decades on earth. I witnessed the fall of the Iron Curtain,  an apartheid free South Africa, an African-American U.S. president, a recession unlike any...

Ronda Lee

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05th May 2014

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8 Tips for Career Success: Class of 2014 and other job searchers

I did a guest article titled Powered for Endurance where I wrote about the “new normal” for college graduates post 2008. The “New Normal” is  – four (five) years of college,...

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17th Apr 2014

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Writer’s Prompt: My First Job – Human Body Shield and Pubic Hair

Every now and then I will check out writer’s prompts, to hone my skills. Here is one I recently wrote. Don’t judge me. I was fourteen when this happened. That...

Mekka Don - Rondaisms

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03rd Mar 2014

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Powered for Endurance Part 3 featuring Mekka Don

The last article in the Powered for Endurance series is published with Mr. Refined magazine. Part 3 features the journey of Mekka Don from attorney to rapper-entrepreneur. Mekka’s creativity, commitment...

Dreams - Rondaisms

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24th Feb 2014

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Powered for Endurance Part 2 featuring Marchello Lee

Part 2 of my endurance series for Mr. Refined Magazine is published. It features an interview with actor, Marchello Lee, from the recently released film Dreams.   Marchello’s journey shows...

Ronda Lee

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12th Feb 2014

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Powered for Endurance Part 1

Following up on my Endurance – The Game Changer post, I am doing a three part series titled “Powered for Endurance” as a guest writer for Mr.Refined Magazine. Part 1...

HumansNYC

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23rd Oct 2013

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Finding Balance – The Tightrope

It’s been a month since my last post. Normally that means I am learning to practice what I preach. Last month I talked about the temptation to take a break...

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24th Sep 2013

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Fall Transitions

This year there has been a consistent theme in my writing of being a constant gardener of your dreams – tilling the soil, planting the right seeds for harvest. The...

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