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Mark Medlin

IT Project Manager, Mission Health in Asheville

When You Turn Sixty, Sometimes the Trip You Take Surprises You

PRESENTED ON JUN 01, 2018
IN ASHEVILLE @ VOL 19

Mark Medlin has been lots of places, but nothing prepared him for the trip he tells you about here.

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What do You Think About When Combing Your Hair?

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Journey of Self Discovery

BY AHMED HASSAN
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6 Ways To Blend In With Locals When You Travel

BY SETH SILVERS
@ VOL 4 ON MAY 03, 2018

Seth Silvers have had the opportunity to travel a lot over the last few years and has learned many things in those travels. Here he shares some of the ways we can either blend in or stick out as we travel.

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