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26th Jun 2016

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Wisdom from The Alchemist

Three years ago, someone gifted me a copy of The Alchemist saying that it would change my life. I did not read it until this weekend. Five years ago, I...

Rondaisms

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12th Aug 2015

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Free Your Mind!

Our brain is a muscle that needs to be exercised and fed. Just like our bodies can’t live off of junk food, so too our brain needs substantive meals. Feed...

october-frost

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23rd Sep 2014

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Fall Lull -Winter’s Slump

Dream chasers and entrepreneurs, the end of the year is near. There is a danger with the upcoming cold weather and holiday season to put goals in hibernation mood until...

DChitwood_NoActOfKindness

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26th Aug 2014

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Try a Little Tenderness

“A gentle answer turns away wrath, but harsh words stir up anger.” So many harsh, unkind, and thoughtless words are spoken, especially online. We are slowly killing each other and...

here-now1

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18th Aug 2014

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Enjoying the Moment

My third article is published on The Huffington Post. It focuses on learning to enjoy our moments. You have worked hard investing in yourself, so partake of the dividends guilt...

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15th Aug 2014

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MoNe Davis – Girl on Fire

I am watching MoNe Davis and I am in awe! I have not been this excited since Gabby Douglas won gold in London 2012. A shut out in her first...

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...

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24th Jun 2014

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Rest Stops Along the Way

No journey is without difficulty. “The best laid plans of mice and men often go awry.” There are two recurring themes that I have learned from my journey trying to...

hope

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11th Jun 2014

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Hope – Rebirth of Dream Chasing

A few weeks ago, I wrote Like a Pigeon Stuck in an Air Shaft. In that post, I mentioned feeling like the pigeon stuck in my apartment building’s internal shaft – going a...

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...

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24th Apr 2014

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Like a Pigeon Stuck in an Air Shaft – When Dream Chasing Stalls

Early Saturday morning, before sunrise, I woke up and went to the bathroom. I did not bother turning on the light. All of a sudden, I hear the fluttering of...

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...

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