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Goodbye to long presentation introductions

Having presented on multiple occasions and having organized several events, I have experienced both successful and less successful speakers’ introductions. In this day and age a good introduction might be simpler than it seems and especially taking into account tip nr 3 will avoid running into issues: 855 woorden meer

"Soft Skills" Or Whatever You Want To Call Them!

Have you wanted to make a positive and lasting impact in the life of another person?

Imagine finding yourself at the age of 10, living on the streets of Port au Prince, an experience that makes you feel like less than a person.  944 woorden meer


The Throwback Birthday

I may not have access to the internet by the time it’s 12am, August 30, 2015. Which is why I’m posting this now. Things like this make me thank God for Mark Zuckerberg’s internet.org which aims to stream down internet from space to underdeveloped countries in Africa and other continents. 1.136 woorden meer

Pitt Baseball, Softball Teams Participate In New Concussion Study

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Varsity athletes at Pitt are participating in a large new study on concussions.

Today, Pitt softball and baseball players participated in a battery of pre-season concussion evaluations. 348 woorden meer


Pedaleando por la educación indígena en Paraguay

En medio de senderos plagados de mosquitos, caminos llenos de barro y una naturaleza exuberante, un grupo de ciclistas conformado por distintos profesionales y personalidades de Paraguay recorrió comunidades indígenas del Chaco para conocer la realidad de los niños y niñas nativos como parte de una expedición organizada por UNICEF Paraguay. 1.210 woorden meer


Uranus: the mould-breaker

(excerpted from my book, Sun, Moon and Stars)

The seventh planet dealt a serious blow to old ideas about the universe. From the beginning, Uranus lived up to its association with innovation and technology.

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