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Freda Boateng

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Overcoming Fears with the 11 Principles

Posted by Freda Boateng on Thu, May 17, 2018 @ 09:05 AM

My first time going on a roller coaster was when I was 11 years old. It was a year after my sisters and I immigrated to the United States and we were excited to try as many “American” activities as possible. Going on a roller coaster ride was one of our top priorities. However, my 11 year old mind never considered the possibility of acrophobia (fear of heights) until I was buckled and strung tightly in the air. I am happy to say that after that experience, I have never gone on another roller coaster again and don’t plan on doing so any time in the near future.

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Why Principle 4 Matters in the Workplace

Posted by Freda Boateng on Thu, Mar 22, 2018 @ 09:03 AM

Workplace character is a necessary part of character development. It is imperative for staff to adhere to moral guides that allows them to freely strive for the highest form of character.  

The 11 Principles sets a wonderful example for cultivating good character in all environments. These principles are valuable in schools, workplaces, homes, and sport teams. They set a blueprint for people to create spaces where positive character is fertilized daily.

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The Art of Thankfulness

Posted by Freda Boateng on Tue, Nov 21, 2017 @ 09:11 AM

Have you ever had a moment when you felt utmost genuine thankfulness? The kind of thankfulness that lifts up your spirit to rest in continuous gratitude.

Now think about a moment when you were acquainted with hardship--the kind when you experienced devastations and throttles that made it hard to utter words of thanks.

My question for you is this: has it ever been easy to give thanks in both of these circumstances?

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