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Past Asheville Event: VOL 18

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VOL 18

February 23, 2018
@ The Grove House

Join us for another lineup of Asheville's most interesting people.

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How asking great questions can lead you to your life’s true purpose

BY AMY KOSH
@ VOL 18 ON FEB 23, 2018

In her presentation, Amy Kosh asserts that reating change in our lives and stepping up to accomplish our dreams can be a formidable challenge. Being able to ask the right questions and then create action steps towards accomplishment is the key to creating anything and living fully into your life's purpose.

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Mousetrap Earth

BY CECIL BOTHWELL
@ VOL 18 ON FEB 23, 2018

Cecil Bothwell's talk questions the depiction of our planet as a spaceship, given that spaceships are designed to preserve life rather than end it. Actually 99% of all species that ever evolved are extinct and we humans are unlikely to be the exception.

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The Platinum Rule -- a Better Alternative to the Golden Rule

BY BLAINE GREENFIELD
@ VOL 18 ON FEB 23, 2018

Blaine Greenfield offers a new rule that people should live by. Don't just follow the Golden Rule, but also treat others the way you would want to be treated. This informative, engaging presentation will show you how to do that.

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The Happy People of Asheville and Sustainable Joy

BY HAMISH ZIEGLER
@ VOL 18 ON FEB 23, 2018

Hamish Ziegler describes his spiritual journey towards happiness after moving to Asheville, shoutouts the happy people living in town, and how they are discovering sustainable joy in their daily lives.

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dunno or don't know?

BY JEFF MASON
@ VOL 18 ON FEB 23, 2018

Jeff Mason starts of with the question, "What are dunnoisms?" A post-existential ghost may have the answer and more. 

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Changing the rules of our reality with technology

BY JOHN KREISHER
@ VOL 18 ON FEB 23, 2018

John Kreisher is an engineer and futurist with a passion for disruptive technology as a vehicle for systemic change and expanding human awareness. The rise of clean energy, the Internet of Things, and a sharing economy give us the opportunity to move into a zero marginal cost society, but we need to collectively change our thoughts about what is real and possible. Capitalism has bred fear and scarcity consciousness, a sharing economy will breed connection and abundance consciousness!

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The Toughest Job You'll Ever Love

BY KEITH MCDADE
@ VOL 18 ON FEB 23, 2018

Keith McDade explores values underlying sustainability that he learned while serving as a Peace Corps Volunteer in The Gambia, West Africa nearly 25 years ago. He now considers translating those values into behaviors, decisions, policies, and business practices as the "Toughest Job You'll Ever Love," on our collective journey toward sustainability.

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Change Making for Change Makers

BY MAGGIE ULLMAN
@ VOL 18 ON FEB 23, 2018

Maggie Ullman asserts that if one wants to make change, you first have to figure out what type of change maker you are - eihter a what person, a why person, or a how person. 

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The True Power of the Sound of Your Voice

BY TINA FIREWOLF
@ VOL 18 ON FEB 23, 2018

Imagine communicating from a powerfully peaceful place. Tina Firworlf explains to us that it is possible to do so when we use our unique sound to sustain our inner peace.

Amy Kosh
Resilience Life Coach, An Unstoppable Life
Cecil Bothwell
writer, artist, former elected official, gardener, musician, swlf in Asheville
Hamish Ziegler
in Asheville
Tina FireWolf
Facilitator of Remembering , Tina FireWolf, Inc. in Flat Rock
Maggie Ullman
Ullman Consulting in Asheville
Keith McDade
Associate Professor of Sustainability Studies, Lenoir-Rhyne University Center for Graduate Studies of Asheville in Asheville, NC
John Kreisher
Better Than Unicorns, Fractal Dynamics in Asheville
Blaine Greenfield
CEO: Chief Encouragement Officer in Biltmore Lake, NC