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Take Action To Step Outside Our Bubbles -- And Grow Good Kids

Homa Sabet Tavangar | Posted 01.25.2017 | Home
Homa Sabet Tavangar

Among the big lessons the U.S. election of 2016 taught the world, it's that Americans don't understand each other. Polls and pundits hadn't figured ou...

What Are Some of the Greatest Stories That Writers Struggle to Tell?

Quora | Posted 01.12.2017 | Home
Quora

What are some of the greatest stories that writers struggle to tell? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling que...

An Unforgettable Evening with Shlomo Carlebach

Mitch Ditkoff | Posted 01.02.2017 | Home
Mitch Ditkoff

I am Jewish. My parents were Jewish. My grandparents were Jewish and all their parents and grandparents were Jewish. My father's father's name was "Ab...

Discovery and Adventure - I Dare You to Reinvent Your Life!

Kathi Sharpe-Ross | Posted 10.11.2016 | Home
Kathi Sharpe-Ross

I've heard from a lot of friends and colleagues lately who aren't where they want to be in life. I'm glad I'm their friend and that I have chance to help give them strength and perspective to remind them of who they are.

Medicaid Industry Who's Who Series

SreyRam Kuy, MD | Posted 09.21.2016 | Home
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SreyRam Kuy, MD

Medicaid Industry Who's Who Series Dr. SreyRam Kuy was recently interviewed by Brandi Emerson and Clay Farris at Mostly Medicaid. This interview was...

Art Of Story (Part 2)

Asher Jay | Posted 09.16.2016 | Home
Asher Jay

I sometimes refer to myself as the bloopers explorer, because my blooper reel is always longer than my actual footage.

Is This An Impostor, Or Is It You God?

Catherine Nagle | Posted 09.13.2016 | Home
Catherine Nagle

I've asked many people where they get their information from when they're facing serious decisions in their lives. They've respond with, "I just know these things!" I usually respond by saying, "Really, not me anymore, because I need daily reflections to guide me!"

The Many Faces In My Shirt - Measuring Impact In The Indian Textile Industry

Trevor Waldock | Posted 08.10.2016 | Home
Trevor Waldock

I travelled from working in Kenya to arrive in India last Saturday with my new shirt bought for this trip. Seemingly made to perfection for a leading UK retailer, I took it out of its packet and put it on.

America's Race Problem: Policy or Perception?

Kiara Imani Williams | Posted 08.07.2016 | Home
Kiara Imani Williams

Policy is important. It's very important. We still have countless laws and policies in this country with disproportionate discriminatory effects for minorities. However, a change in policy without a change in perception will not lead to lasting racial equality.

Writing As Love Letters To Our Readers

William Kenower | Posted 08.05.2016 | Home
William Kenower

The summer after I turned eighteen, the girl I had fallen in love with six months earlier moved with her family from Providence, RI to Seattle, WA. In 1983, before Skype and text messages and emails, that might as well have been the other side of the planet. I was devastated.

Women Unite: This Week In Daily Giving

Ari Nessel | Posted 07.27.2016 | Home
Ari Nessel

Each week at The Pollination Project, we bring seven seed grant recipients to the center stage, shining a light on their passions to make the world a ...

When And Why To Rewrite Your Organization's History

George Bradt | Posted 07.20.2016 | Home
George Bradt

As your current needs change, so should your organization's mythology. The emotional story of your organization's founding and history is a crucial pa...

Sailing Through a Storm

KidSpirit | Posted 07.18.2016 | Home
KidSpirit

By contributing writer Ameena Naqvi for KidSpirit's Myth and Magic issue. The waves crashed softly against the boat, pushing it towards the shore. ...

That Time My 3 Year Old Took Down an Entire Invading Army

Quora | Posted 07.13.2016 | Home
Quora

What were some instances when your child(ren) made you proud? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions ...

Funding Nonprofit Journalism? Be Transparent And Do No Harm

Craig Newmark | Posted 07.12.2016 | Home
Craig Newmark

The American Press Institute, who support a vibrant and democratic free press, recently released some really good work on the ethics of funding of nonprofit journalism, with specific recommendations to come.

This Is the Hardest Lesson to Teach Your Kids, but It's Worth It

Quora | Posted 07.08.2016 | Home
Quora

What are the hardest yet most important concepts to explain to children correctly? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where ...

You Can Handle The Truth

William Kenower | Posted 06.23.2016 | Home
William Kenower

I've been a fan of situation comedies my entire life. I love to laugh and I like that whatever trouble the characters get themselves into always resol...

The Stories We Tell: Becoming The Author Of Your Life

William Kenower | Posted 06.21.2016 | Home
William Kenower

The gas station nearest my house happens to face a strip club. It is apparently a very successful strip club, as they could afford to install a LCD sc...

Grandmother's Mythic Kingdom

KidSpirit | Posted 06.21.2016 | Home
KidSpirit

By contributing writer Noorjehan Asim for KidSpirit's Myth and Magic issue. I've always had a soft spot for the surreal. My fondest childhood memo...

From Reader to Writer

Kaavya Raman | Posted 06.21.2016 | Home
Kaavya Raman

Traditional publishing isn’t the easiest avenue to pursue in the writing market. However, Matt Keenan, an eighteen year old graduate from Dallas, Te...

5 Things You Didn't Know About The Beach Boys

The Huffington Post | Todd Van Luling | Posted 05.16.2016 | Home

On May 16, 1966, The Beach Boys debuted their 11th album, "Pet Sounds." This wasn't immediately a cause for celebration. "There wasn't much time to ba...

The Most Popular Stores In America

24/7 Wall St. | Casey Williams | Posted 05.13.2016 | Home

Walmart is the most popular store in America. More than half of all shoppers in the country visit a Walmart location in a given month. No other U.S. s...

6 Ways to Sprinkle the Community With Compassion: This Week in Daily Giving

Ari Nessel | Posted 05.11.2016 | Home
Ari Nessel

This week at The Pollination Project, we recognize six individuals from across the globe who are working towards shedding light on worldly troubles an...

Letters on Behalf of the Cookie Cutter Lady

Rachel Kessler | Posted 07.01.2016 | Home
Rachel Kessler

Dear Sleeping Beauty, You suck. Dear Cruel Intentions, You lied to me. Dear True Detective (Season 1), I was worse off for watching you.

The Art of Using Story to Communicate the Value of Big, Hairy Ideas

Mitch Ditkoff | Posted 04.26.2016 | Home
Mitch Ditkoff

Almost everyone in business these days -- at least the people responsible for selling big, hairy ideas -- knows that the difference between success and failure often depends on what kind of story is told -- and how well. Content may be King. But it is Story that built the kingdom.