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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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.@MRamirezJohnson's powerful and transformative OLLI After 5:00 presentation, "Get It Right Today, Not Tomorrow," was extremely well-received by our members yesterday evening. We're grateful to Mercedes for sharing her time with us!


Players can only play up to the level they are being coached. Our Husker boys in uniform are being robbed of a chance to achieve greatness. Yep, I said it... don’t @ me. 🤨 #Huskers #GoBigRed #NebraskaFootball #FailureToLaunch

Today my 1st grade Faith Formation class acted like they all chugged a can of Red Bull on their way to church. At the end, one of the quiet girls stood up and said “this was the funnest class we ever had!!!!”. I can’t lie, she was right 🤣🙏🏽😂

If people have no desire to strive for the same level of goodness and success you’re striving for, why allow them to keep pulling you down? CEOs have a vision — is your squad helping you with that vision?

Someone who shall remain nameless was #50 to me today. I feel so appreciative of the genuine kindness’s from others — it’s felt most strongly when you least expect it. The world needs more #50s 💙💙💙

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