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Eating Disorder Recovery: Teenagers Form Successful Non-Profit Helping People Find Funding For Treatment

Eating Disorder Recovery: Teenagers Form Successful Non-Profit Helping People Find Funding For Treatment

Eating Disorder Treatment Funding Help From Project Heal Meet Kristina Saffran, who founded Project HEAL, an organization that helps people with eating disorders find funding for their treatment. That’s only half of the story. Kristina, together with her friend Liana Roseman (at left), a fellow eating disorder survivor, founded the organization when she was ...
Charles Scopoletti beating cancer

Beating Cancer Twice Gave This Musician Two More Reasons To Become Successful

By Michael Nova Overcoming Childhood Cancer Musician Charlie Scopoletti has certainly had his share of falling down seven times and rising up eight, but through his music and fundraising, he's helped to raise over $1,000,000 for charities, and has been honored by his hometown Port Chester NY with a proclamation naming March 7th “Charlie Scopoletti ...
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How to find your passion in life: cashing the ultimate paycheck

By Dana Hall Finding your passion can mean experimentation With a job history covering everything from work as a corrections officer to doing makeup for bridal parties, it is safe to say that fear of the unknown isn’t an issue for Julia Blues. New experiences are never a problem. For Julia, the real challenge, ...

How to become a motivational speaker: “Feeling fear and taking one step closer to overcoming that fear”

By Cheryl Anne Groth. Becoming a motivational speaker - The first steps Darryl Bellamy Jr. is a motivational speaker. As a student success and leadership expert, he teaches students how to overcome negative self-talk and push past their fears to achieve their goals in life. Darryl has won numerous leadership awards at the University of ...
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Chris Gardner -how to become successful from the bottom up

Photo:Jason Dunn. When we think about stories for our "show me the money" category, the 2006 film, The Pursuit of Happyness, starring Will Smith, comes to mind. What you may not know is that this film follows the real-life story of entrepreneur Chris Gardner, who rose up from homelessness to become a millionaire stockbroker. Will ...
Mollie Adler breast cancer survivor

Breasts and brownies: how a breast cancer survivor runs a successful baking business without two crucial senses – smell and taste

By Dana Hall When faced with numerous challenges, how can we  succeed? The past two years have been a struggle for Mollie Adler. A recent divorce had resulted in a house that is now in foreclosure, and she was faced with the new challenges of being a single mother. On top of it all, Mollie ...