Author: Neil Thrussell

The SOLUTION every Stuck Professional needs

Who Are Your Heroes?

Let me ask you this, who are your heroes? noun, plural heroes;  1. a person noted for courageous acts or nobility of character: He became a local hero when he saved the drowning child. 2. a person who, in the opinion of others, has special achievements,abilities, or personal qualities and is regarded as a role…
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27 September 2016 0

My 1/2 Marathon Experience

On Oct 1, 2016 I will be running my second 1/2 marathon race. Just an FYI for you, a half marathon is 21.1 km or 13 miles! On Sept 11, 2016 I successfully ran in in my first ever 1/2 marathon race.  It was slower than I trained for.  Due to a comedy of errors on…
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26 September 2016 0

Don’t Look For A Princess In Need Of Saving.

Don’t look for a princess in the need of saving.  Search for a queen willing to fight by your side. -Being Caballero


14 September 2016 0

A Road – A Metaphor For Life

Video by L. Neil Thrussell – A Road – A Metaphor For Life. One of my mentors Satyen Raja inspired my thought process on my walk today.  He once said, “If you look closely enough everything can be used as a metaphor for life.”


18 August 2016 0

You Are Stronger

You are stronger than you think!


16 August 2016 0

Dr. Maya Angelou

[ms_dropcap color=”” boxed=”no” boxed_radius=”8″ class=”” id=””]M[/ms_dropcap]aya Angelou born Marguerite Annie Johnson; April 4, 1928 – May 28, 2014) was an American poet, memoirist, and civil rights activist. She published seven autobiographies, three books of essays, several books of poetry, and was credited with a list of plays, movies, and television shows spanning over 50 years.…
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15 August 2016 0

J.K. Rowling

[ms_dropcap color=”” boxed=”no” boxed_radius=”8″ class=”” id=””]T[/ms_dropcap]he woman behind the popular Harry Potter series was a single mother living on welfare when she wrote the first book of the series. She was rejected by 12 different publishers before selling her book for a measly $4000. The work was an international hit and Rowling went on to…
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10 August 2016 0

4 Things I say to myself

Four things I say to myself every morning: Today is my day. I can do it! The Universe has my back. Just go do it!


8 August 2016 0

Malala Yousafzai

[ms_dropcap color=”” boxed=”no” boxed_radius=”8″ class=”” id=””]M[/ms_dropcap]alala Yousafzai is a Pakistani advocate for girls education and the youngest-ever Nobel Prize laureate. In 2009, when Malala was just eleven she began blogging about life under the Taliban, speaking out directly against their threats to close girls’ schools. (Pakistan has the second highest number of children out of school and two-thirds…
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5 August 2016 0

10 Years Ago

I can’t believe next month it will be 10 years since myself and a group of family and friends went to Sri Lanka to rebuild houses after the 2005 tsunami. It was an emotional, heat breaking and heartwarming trip! [ms_youtube link=”https://youtu.be/w_SoC4qZTSA” width=”100%” height=”100%” mute=”no” autoplay=”yes” loop=”yes” controls=”yes” class=”” id=””][/ms_youtube]


27 July 2016 0