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Marilyn Prado (marylinprado)

Joined 7 years ago from Gainesville, Florida

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    When Luck Runs Out

    2 months ago

    Many people claim that if everyone else had common sense, the world would be a better place. How is it that everyone claims to have common sense, yet the world is not a better place because everyone else does not have it? Are we really as sensible as we believe?

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    Purpose-Driven Sales

    2 months ago

    I began working in sales incognito over twenty years ago, and it wasn't until 5 years ago that I finally admitted to myself that I actually work in sales. That was when I began believing in what I do as a salesperson, finding purpose in my work. But, how does one find purpose as a salesperson?

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    Greetings from Sunny Florida!

    4 weeks ago

    I'm reporting live from my headquarters in Gainesville, and I'd like to take a moment to introduce myself and my new adventure. My hope is that my story inspires you to achieve dreams you never thought possible too!

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    Experiences on the Otherside

    2 months ago

    Have you ever met someone who died and came back to life? What was their experience like? The after-life is a topic of great debate since the beginning of time, but what really happens to us when we die? Let's find out from the experts themselves, those who died and came back to life.

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    Awakening Purpose

    12 months ago

    Recent events have had many of us wondering about plagues, conspiracies, and even the apocalypse. On a deeper level, though, we are really just seeking to awaken our life's purpose. But how do we do that? What is our purpose? Eckhart Tolle's "A New Earth" explores these ideas.

  • Keep it Movin'

    Keep it Movin'

    19 months ago

    Humans are, by design, active creatures. Since the beginning of time, humans were not a sedentary species. Today, humans are more sedentary than ever; and, Americans are more obese than ever. But, how did this happen?

  • A Woman Takes a Seat for Civil Rights

    A Woman Takes a Seat for Civil Rights

    2 years ago

    The civil rights movement had its roots in the Montgomery Bus Boycott, in which Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat to a white man. But, how did this woman affect both racial and gender equality?

  • The Greatest Game Ever Played

    The Greatest Game Ever Played

    18 months ago

    The most popular sport in the United States is football, played at recreational, school, and professional levels. Adapted from rugby, football became its own sport. But, how did this happen?

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    Nonviolent Protest

    18 months ago

    Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was one of the most influential activists of American history. He advocated nonviolent protest to promote social change in civil rights. But, how did he do this?

  • Bearing Gifts

    Bearing Gifts

    2 months ago

    The day of the magi celebrates the wise men, typically counted as three men, who came to Jesus Christ bearing gifts and worship. But, how did this celebration begin?

  • Resolutions Resolved

    Resolutions Resolved

    2 years ago

    When the New Year arrives, many people make New Year's resolutions. Some seek to improve their health, while others seek to improve their finances. But, where did this tradition come from?

  • The Man Behind the Beard

    The Man Behind the Beard

    2 months ago

    Santa Claus, the jolly man who brings children gifts, has an interesting history. His origin is allusive, symbolizing a melting pot of popular culture. But, who was the man behind the beard?


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