Introductions and Interesting Links
"Mind, Body, & Spirit Adventures" (3rd Grade through Middle School) -- A fun, in-depth experience in self-discovery and hardiness! Creativity & Self-expression. Friendship Skills. Explore the "Whole Girl." Indoor and outdoor activities. Arts and crafts. Journaling and creative writing. Skits and roleplays. Yoga. Conversations & activities with interesting expert guests.
"Steppin' Up!" (9th & 10th grades) -- A cool, sophisticated journey of mind, body and spirit for girls entering 9th and 10th grades. Learn cool strategies for making it in High School while still having fun. Challenge yourself and gain confidence. Explore relationships and friendships. Develop fun and safe Internet relationships. Challenge the media. Be empowered.
Jason Schaper’s Creative Studio -- "Feed your imagination and support a living artist." Inspired by a recent trip to Kauai, Hawaii, eight new works have been added to over 40 more viewable online and in Cactus Gallery, 4534 Eagle Rock Blvd., Eagle Rock, CA 90041, (323) 256-6117. "I hope you enjoy the new work and don't forget that my Home Studio/ Home Gallery is always open. Schedule your private viewing today!" Call (323) 972-6616.
Linda M. Tyrrell, PsyD., PSY21178, Licensed Clinical Psychologist, 275 E. California Blvd., Ste. A101, Pasadena, CA 91106, (626) 524-1724 -- a clinical psychologist who works with individuals, families, couples, and groups. Her specialty is working with adolescents and their families. I use "Family Rules: Positive Parenting with a Plan," an effective parenting system utilized by family courts. Linda is developing a program titled "Young Men in Transition," which will provide comprehensive psychological services to help male youth and their families transition through adolescence to successful adulthood.
Leadership Pasadena -- "Where personal potential and civic greatness merge. We strengthen individuals to become more effective leaders for the community." Class of 2006-2007 Graduation: Thursday, May 3, 2007. Information Meetings for Potential Class Participants for Class of 2007-2008.
SAGE Publications is an independent international publisher of journals, books, and electronic media. Known for their commitment to quality and innovation, they are a world leader in their chosen scholarly, educational, and professional markets. Their numerous titles include many books and journals on leadership for various professionals -- as in business, education, religion, or the military -- or in general.
Center for Creative Leadership (CCL) is the leading nonprofit institution dedicated exclusively to leadership. CCL integrates cutting-edge research with innovative training, coaching, assessment, and publishing to create proven impact for leaders and organizations around the world.
Toastmasters International -- "Making Effective Communication a Worldwide Reality." At Toastmasters, members learn by speaking to groups and working with others in a supportive environment. A typical Toastmasters club is made up of 20 to 30 people who meet once a week for about an hour." Leadership cannot be learned in a day. It takes practice. In Toastmasters, members build leadership skills by organizing and conducting meetings and motivating others to help them. Club leadership roles and a leadership development program also offer opportunities to learn and practice. Just as Toastmasters members learn to speak simply by speaking, they learn leadership by leading."
SpeedFreaks -- with Kenny Sargent, Lugg Nuttz, Statt Mann Caruthers, and Crash Galdys -- continues to own the title of the country's largest motorsports radio show. Listen live on Sunday night through Internet, Sirius Satellite channel 122, and several US radio affiliates across the country. Saturday radio show: 4 p.m. ET / 1 p.m. PT. Sunday radio show: 10 p.m. ET / 7 p.m. PT.
The WAG (Worthwhile and Gain) -- A very progressive weekly business e-zine featuring an original column by David Batstone, groundbreaking business research and surveys, the best of the business media, and insight into joy at work produced by RightReality.com. "The WAG … shows how to conduct business with passion, purpose, and profit."
Jennie Manders Home Team for Real Estate -- As a realtor for 20 years, Jennie Manders has created a group of agents who exclusively represent your interests depending on whether you are a buyer or seller of real estate. "Our philosophy is to create an environment where you the client work with the appropriate expert who will educate you in the real estate process and negotiate only for YOU. We have a step-by-step system that saves you time."
Barry Gordon From Left Field -- Join Barry for his "HOT new radio show" (Pasadena Star News). He delivers powerful political insights that are engaging, intelligent, and often irreverent. Go to his website for details and to listen live or to download his shows.
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Introductions and Interesting Links
"Look at a day when you are supremely satisfied at the end. It's not a day when you lounge around doing nothing; it's when you've had everything to do, and you've done it."
-- Margaret Thatcher