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Posts by D. John Carlson

About DJC

The older I get, the less I know and the more inquisitive I get.

Unfortunately, despite a lifelong search, most of the answers elude me. That said, I love to ask the questions and fuel the debates that will ultimately lead us all to a better understanding of the big issues in life, the universe and everything.

They say that we spend 98% of our lives in our head. I for one would like to use that time as effectively as possible.

Tell a story to be remembered.

The art of public speaking - Part 5

Tell a story and people will remember what you say.

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Over 1 year ago
(Ys Comment)
Demonstrate compassion to all.

Is there anything more important than compassion?

It is not easy to be profoundly compassionate, but it is my goal. What's yours?

Support a Cause Inspiration Kindness
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Over 1 year ago
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The statistics on cheating are astounding.

Dating: Some amazing statistics

Prepare to have your mind blown with these online dating statistics.

Money Relationships Technology Dating
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Over 1 year ago
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Tell the truth, the whole truth and nothing but the truth.

Honesty is top of my values list

Learn why there is no value I hold dearer than absolute honesty.

Relationships Ageing Health
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Over 1 year ago
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Wisdom builds on knowledge and experience.

Our tribe elders have so much to share

We're on a mission to celebrate wisdom - especially yours!

Relationships Ageing
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Over 1 year ago
(Nostalgia)
The art of writing a great blog.

Focus on blog engagement ahead of volume

So, what makes content engaging?

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Over 1 year ago
(Ys Comment)
Values - a key to happiness.

A truly valuable lesson from my 60 years

I have learned a great deal in my 60 years - including the secret to my happiness. What is yours?

Relationships Ageing Health
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Over 1 year ago
(Nostalgia)
Get over your fear of presenting.

The art of public speaking - Part 4

Present well, or limit your career.

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Over 1 year ago
(Money & Business)
You can attract readers by writing useful content.

Focus on getting your blog content shared

Would you believe that 94 percent of readers online want to help spread your message? Here's how to tap this valuable resource.

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Almost 2 years ago
(Money & Business)
Quote of the day
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Joke of the day
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Message board

Derek, 12 months ago:
I am great
George, 12 months ago:
What's up Thomas?
George, 12 months ago:
Messages are now updated in real time on other browsers.
Thomas, 12 months ago:
Hello
Thomas, about 1 year ago:
Great!
DJC, about 1 year ago:
Groovy!
George, about 1 year ago:
Message board active from June 2018

Have your say!

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