“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” – Nelson Mandela

Teach Our Children Well

In his New York Times article, “Teaching Work Values to Children of Wealth,” Paul Sullivan talks about the “good help” and “bad help” that we can give our children.

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Flaunt Your Humanity

Last summer, I was walking along the beach and saw a woman wearing a t-shirt that read “Flaunt Your Humanity.” I couldn’t agree more with this statement. I feel that it is important to find and, yes, flaunt your humanity.  Although “flaunting” sometimes has a negative...

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What’s Your Legacy Formula?

Over the past few months, I've had the privilege of addressing a wide range of audiences, spreading my message that everyone can and must embrace their legacy. I've spoken to high school students and faculty, college students, corporate executives, women's groups,...

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Live Your Legacy Now book Barbara Shaiman

Part memoir and part 10-step, how-to guide, Barbara provides tools and strategies to help you create meaningful change in your own life, as well as those of others.