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Second Chance Living™

“What will you do with your second chance today?” is the question Mercedes poses to general audiences in this transformational program. Her gripping story moves participants to put their lives in perspective and carefully consider how the choices they make profoundly affect their future.
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Get It Right Today, Not Tomorrow

Do your employees and leaders too often operate in Survival Mode, putting out fires and putting off until tomorrow what should be done today? This program powerfully dispels the notion that there will always be a tomorrow in which we can finish today’s unfinished business and moves individuals to work and live with intentionality.
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Safety: Don’t Count on 2nd Chances

Can too much experience be a bad thing? Absolutely…if it leads to complacency. The highly experienced pilots of Flight 965 were lulled into a false sense of security that led to the deaths of 160 people. Mercedes’ one-of-a-kind safety presentation uses the factual account of the crash of Flight 965 as an anchor to drive home the dangers of complacency and the importance of situational awareness.
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Last time I was on business in upstate New York I was extremely short on time. I remember driving past the exit for Niagra Falls wondering if I should pull over and visit or drive ahead to the airport to catch my flight. I chose the latter and promised myself I'd make the time to see Niagra Falls next time. Nine years later here I am drenched and happy. Keep your promises... especially the promises you make to yourself. Glad I did! 🌈

Have you thanked your local linemen lately? They are the men and women that work on electric poles🤓 and keep our homes and businesses humming. I was honored to hear the other Workplace Safety speakers sharing heartfelt inspiration, what amazing stories! And thankful to all Tri-State G&T member organizations for inviting me today to share you mine!💡

Monday motivation and gratitude for the leaders that have influenced your life, your career and your community!

Some Friday wisdom by the great Tony Robbins

I don't know who is in charge of their sign, but I love it!

Happy Mothers Day! Sending prayers to those whose mothers are no longer with them, and to the mommies whose children are angels in heaven as well. One of the biggest blessings is loving and being unconditionally loved -- and our moms and motherhood teaches us that everyday.

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