4 Steps to Overcoming Divisiveness in America

Let’s just address the dwarf goblin in the room (I didn’t just want to say elephant in the room like everybody else does), our president is shall we say, a tad outspoken?   I put it in those words because that’s something everybody can agree with. Now let me address what many people may disagree

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3 Leadership Lessons From 9-11

Like many people, I still vividly remember September 11, 2001. I was 16 years old, it was my junior year in high school, and I was in Mr. Blumke’s AP Psychology class a little confused about what was really going on. Did a pilot just crash because he was drunk? Was there a terrible accident

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[Video] Should We Be Segregated?

With the demonstration in Charlottesville I think it is paramount that we have a conversation about race relations. There are racists amongst us. There are people that don't care for you solely because of the way you look. What can we do? This video gives a solution. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AnTD3QBI9Vw&t=5s

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[Video] Episode #4–When Should You Give Up?

In this episode of Odell Speaks, Odell responds to a social media question which is simply: "When should one give up on their dreams and focus on their reality?" The soundtrack of this video is inspired by one of Odell's fellow speakers and the band Journey and is a fun video that includes clips from

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4 Guaranteed Ways to Become a Success Story

I was in New Haven Connecticut about to speak in front of over 1,000 new students. My upbeat playlist was blasting in the speakers and the auditorium was buzzing with energy and conversation. Before my presentations I float around and speak to students before I speak to get a better grasp on who the audience

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[Video] Episode #2–3 Things You Should Be Looking For

In this episode of Odell Speaks, Odell discusses 3 things that everyone should be looking for if they want to be successful in life. In this video the smooth voice of Lionel Ritchie and the pure comedy of Eddie Murphy & Mike Myers helps Odell navigate through each of these very important things all successful

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