I AM HERE. Lead tomorrow’s legacy today

i am here

By Suzanne F Stevens | Februray 22, 2017 It was my 42nd Birthday, and by all accounts I had everything. A wonderful home, a great career, good health, good friends and family and a loving husband. Somehow it was not enough. I turned to my husband and I just starting to cry my eyes out.…

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Are we helping or hurting?

By Suzanne F Stevens | February 15, 2017 While travelling in Africa last year, we often found ourselves asking the question: are we helping or hurting? We had just come back from hiking the Virgunga Mountains in Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda and witnessing a family of gorillas; a highly anticipated experience. Our euphoric experience…

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Foundations of Influence Series (#1): What our Mother says

By Suzanne F Stevens | February 1, 2017 When we look back on our life and we ask the philosophic question: “Why did I turn out the way I did?” Inevitably the answer almost always lies with how we were brought up. More specifically, what our mother did or did not do. Or what they…

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Foundations of Influence (#2): Kindness will Kindle African Karma

simien mountains, ethiopia

By Suzanne F Stevens | February 8, 2017 Traveling through Africa for over a year this trip has provided me with more understanding to expectations of societies and how people interact with visitors. Ethiopia is a country that vastly surpassed my expectations; it is breathtaking particularly in Mescal flowers season (Oct to Nov) when they…

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