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Tenacity

Fear the Underdog

Joe De Sena | Posted 05.30.2015 | Sports
Joe De Sena

Tis the season of the bracket buster, the upset story, the Cinderella team. Tis the season when we turn on the TV rooting for no one and, in the final seconds, find ourselves shouting for a team we know nearly nothing about.

Unyielding Tenacity

Ashley Ballou-Bonnema | Posted 05.10.2015 | Healthy Living
Ashley Ballou-Bonnema

I am learning not to allow the past events to fill me with fear, or the unknown of the future to fill me with trepidation, but to live for the beauty that is present in this very moment. Cystic fibrosis may be progressively present in my life, but it will not rule by fear. I will breathe bravely: continually renewed by the strength and tenacity that live within, knowing I am never alone in this fight.

The Power of Tenacity in the Entertainment Industry

Patrick Hess | Posted 01.23.2015 | Entertainment
Patrick Hess

Learning how to keep going when mental and physical exhaustion occur, who to trust along the way, how to stay productive when money or resources are limited, improving and mastering your creative skills, or learning how to be a better time manager are all important skills.

Celebrating One Year and Many Victories

Alyssa Ramos-Reynoso | Posted 10.28.2014 | Impact
Alyssa Ramos-Reynoso

Here at Schools for Sustainability (S4S), we are jumping for joy as we celebrate the first anniversary of our organization. In merely one year, what b...

If It's Meant to Be

Kate McClanaghan | Posted 09.24.2014 | Healthy Living
Kate McClanaghan

All the perseverance, promotion, and patience required of you, beyond what anyone might have initially considered acceptable, would certainly surprise the average man on the street. But then maybe that's the whole point. To stand out, you have to stand up.

Spring Training, Chicago-Style

Liz Joynt Sandberg | Posted 05.26.2013 | Chicago
Liz Joynt Sandberg

Chicago is quintessentially becoming. An endless winter followed by a spring that mostly keeps being winter helps make us who we are as a city. And cranky as you undoubtedly are, I bet you'll agree. We are a city that loves an impossible project.

Stay Hungry. Stay Foolish.

Marcia Reynolds | Posted 12.09.2011 | Women
Marcia Reynolds

The words described how Jobs lived his life. He didn't live to fit into the system. He lived to create what he thought was possible.

Why It's In Our Best Interest To Support The Creative Fire!

Dr. Cara Barker | Posted 09.05.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Cara Barker

Where's the creative fire for you? What do you do during fallow periods? When you have either given up, or are "blank"? What helps you trust your process? What kind of accompaniment has been most meaningful for you?

The Comet

Robert Ellis Gordon | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Robert Ellis Gordon

As it so happens I'm acquainted with the child. She's my eldest niece, Rebecca. This happened back when she was eight, as she painfully, reluctantly came to the conclusion that her Uncle Peter was crazy.

Why Women Should Look Forward To Aging

yourtango.com | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Publications for women love to make you feel sh**ty about yourself, particularly when it comes to aging as if it were a choice, and women who choose t...