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Mar
2018

How Your Rules Could Be Causing A Problem

By Linda Larsen - Tuesday, March 13, 2018
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As a motivational speaker who talks a lot about what makes people happy and successful, it is CRYSTAL clear to me exactly what needs to happen in order for the world to run smoothly: 

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Feb
2012

Motivational Speaker Sees Dead People

By Linda Larsen - Tuesday, February 14, 2012
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They ALMOST got me – those left-brained engineers. Click here to see what happened! It was a miracle!!! 

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Sep
2011

How to be Happy...or at Least Happier

By Linda Larsen - Thursday, September 15, 2011
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Have you ever looked in the mirror and thought, "Whoa! Who IS that scary looking person?" Yes, well, yesterday morning that's exactly what happened to me. So I called my fabulous aesthetician, Sandra Day at Neoderm in Sarasota, and made an appointment for today. 

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Aug
2011

Find the Funny - and I'm Not Kidding

By Linda Larsen - Wednesday, August 31, 2011
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I said to my husband, as he was preparing to leave for the grocery store a few minutes ago, "While you're there would you please get a half gallon of Edy's vanilla bean ice cream - no sugar added, half the fat." 

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Jul
2011

The Case for Kindness

By Linda Larsen - Friday, July 15, 2011
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As a motivational speaker focusing on communication, my early work was with trial lawyers. I helped them communicate more effectively in the high stakes environment of the courtroom. So when I saw this in the news lately, I knew it needed closer attention. 

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Jun
2011

But I Don't WANT to Rub Elbows

By Linda Larsen - Wednesday, June 29, 2011
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I got the opportunity recently to practice a technique that is very effective in dealing with, as I have laughingly called them, "People who don't behave." 

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Jun
2011

Erroneous Assumptions - the Stuff of High Drama

By Linda Larsen - Friday, June 24, 2011
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Have you ever known, beyond a shadow of a doubt, that something happened a certain way, only to find out later that it didn't actually happen that way at all? Does the following story sound familiar?  

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