Category: Hurricane Irene

Becoming Driven, 9 Skills Kids Develop When Their Parents Say “No”

Posted by davidjsinger - April 17, 2012 - Autism, Be a Leader, Be Happy, Family, Friends, Giving, Gratitude, Habits, Happiness, Hurricane Irene, Leadership, Parenting, Special Needs, Teens

For over 40 years, I’ve been trying to figure out my brother, Jon. Many adjectives have been used to describe him and it seems that he’s finally come up with the one that will stick—Driven. Jon is two years younger than I am, so I’ve known him since the day he was born. We shared […]

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Being a Leader

Posted by davidjsinger - August 31, 2011 - Be a Leader, Blog, Giving, Hurricane Irene, Six Simple Rules

Earlier this year, when I showed my friend Greg a behind-the-scenes look at my under-construction Web site, he questioned whether the photo on the home page representing “Be a Leader” (a sign pointing volunteers to the office to “check in”) would make for a self-evident connection for people who had yet to read my book, […]

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