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How Can We Stop Bullying In Schools? A Mother's Loss Of Her Son Leads To Acts Of Kindness

How Can We Stop Bullying In Schools? A Mother’s Loss Of Her Son Leads To Acts Of Kindness

Anti- Bullying Program Started By Mother After Losing Her Son To Bullying Makes A Difference It is often said that the loss of a child is the greatest loss we can experience in our lifetime. For Jacki James, the tragic loss of her son Peyton, led her to establish an organization, Kindness Matters, that ...
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overcoming Reiter's Syndrome

Overcoming Reiter’s Syndrome, An Autoimmune Disease; One Man’s Story

Kyle Hunter is CEO of the music licensing firm, Rhythm Couture. Though he experienced many setbacks, including being affected by autoimmune disease, he didn't let growing up in an impoverished drug infested community, and health-related adversity stop him from becoming successful in the music industry. We wanted to pick his brain on how he was ...
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Risking Their Lives For A Life Worth Living: A Survival Story

Risking Their Lives For A Life Worth Living: A Survival Story

By Dana Hall *Parts of this interview have been edited and names have been changed. Special thanks to Devin Wilcox-McCombs for providing information on some of the elements of Kaddyjatou’s story.   To call the past few years challenging would be an understatement for Kaddyjatou Fatty. Born and raised in the Gambia, the former hairdresser ...
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Overcoming health challenges through art

Overcoming Health Challenges Through Art

  Carina's story below is one of overcoming numerous health challenges to find her calling in life, and to achieve success as an artist. Through her many setbacks, she learned more and more about herself and what she really wanted out of life. This is why we always say that adversity turns you into ...
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Building Resilience Guild of music supervisors 2019

Music Supervisors And Editors On Building Resilience To Succeed In Music

By Michael Nova. A few weeks ago we spoke with a number of music supervisors and music editors at the second annual New York Guild of Music Supervisors Event, at the Mondo NYC conference in Brooklyn. Everyone we spoke to who attended the event was impressed by both the presentation and the content. As we ...
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D Grant Smith healing a broken heart

Healing A Broken Heart – How To Go Through Hell And Come Out Whole

We came across D Grant Smith's work through an interview we saw online, and was immediately struck by how genuine this man was in his communication, and willing to help people. As it turns out, D has his own story of learning to become resilient through the experience of not only having his ...
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