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Approaching a Colleague

To approach a respected colleague to act as your mentor, start out with a specific request on a small issue. For example, instead of directly asking, “Would y
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The percent (48%) fewer property crimes committed in public housing developments that have substantial green space vs. those developments without green space (e
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Donald Rumsfeld

“Certainty without power can be interesting, even amusing. Certainty with power can be dangerous.” Book of the Month The Four Loves by C....Profound, deep a
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The Four Loves by C.S. Lewis

Profound, deep and thought-provoking notions will leave you pondering your personal affairs far into the night. Book of the Month The Four Loves by C....Profoun
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