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James Perdue, PhD in Education and author of One More Play excels at using life's adversities to accomplish big goals in his life. Paralyzed during a high school game, Jame's dreams of being a professional baseball ballplayer were gone in an instant. http://youtu.be/37Oq_83UbX8
James joins us on Tamara Leigh's TREND ON on Wed., June 24, 2015 LIIVE at 10:00am Central Time.
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How do you deal with adversities? How do you handle unexpected change and challenges? Join us for a conversation with Dr. James Perdue to talk about his inspiring life story and unique message that helps others to accept adversity, triumph over tragedies, and be successful.
We'll discuss how to muster up the confidence it takes to persevere past your paralysis and conquer challenges in the future; the same kind of confidence James developed and used to become an award winning educator, astute championship coach, earn a doctorate degree, and become a Motivational/Inspirational Speaker, after becoming a quadriplegic at the age of nineteen.
James is the author of Persevering Past Your Paralysis and One More Play. Follow him on Twitter and Facebook.
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Veteran wrestling referee Patrick Perdue joins Turnbuckle Turmoil for the very first time. He is out of the wrestling rich area of Virginia and has been the third man in the ring for some very high profile matches and competitors. He's seen and done a lot in the buisness so he'll have a lot to share with our listeners.
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James Perdue was a normal 19 year old with expectation of playing professional baseball in the major leagues, & received a baseball scolarship at Martin Methodist College in TN.. He had the attitude of being invincible. but. After only being in college for two weeks and playing one college game, unexpected tragedy came a calling.
On September 11, 1983, James became a quadriplegic, dislocating three vertebras in his neck. Beyond tragedy, pain and paralysis, James went on to accomplish:
• Authoring “One More Play.”
• Profiled in the Storytelling Magazine The Hero’s Journey, ABC, CBS, Fox News, and NBC,
• He was honored by Fox News Teacher of the Year in 2002.
• His was Coach of the Year in 2006 and 2000 while winning a state championship.
• He received the Jo Andrews Award in 1995 and Dr. Hal R. Rammer Award in 1991 both for overcoming adversity.
• James received his Doctorate Degree from Tennessee State University in 2011.
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