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Exploring Opportunities for Self-Reliance Around the Globe

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Can games help us unlock our inner genius? If so, that could lead to increased self-reliance in a variety of ways. Our guest is Nolan Bushnell. Nolan Bushnell - BrainRush Video game pioneer Nolan Bushnell is best known as the creator of... more

Everyone fights their own unique battles in life, winning or losing to some degree. But some fight bigger fights than others -- like the ravages of war, violence and poverty -- and still manage to thrive and fend for themselves. Our guest is... more

Is it possible to make a difference and still make a profit? Yes, according to our guest, green business profitability expert and best-selling author Shel Horowitz. Shel Horowitz, Green and Profitable Shel has been involved in... more

What kind of hope do you offer others? Our guest is Lily Yoseph, founder of Tangible Hope. Lily Yoseph, Tangible Hope After living on three continents and exploring a number of careers, Telile ?Lily? Yoseph found that her life's purpose... more

Why aren't there more women and girls working in industries that allow them to change the world? Our guest is Cassidy Williams, and she is doing her part to change the equation. Cassidy Williams, AdvisHer Cassidy Williams is a... more

How can we safely increase the survival rate of newborn babies and their moms? Our guest created a way to do that in Africa. Adepeju Jaiyeoba, Mother's Delivery Kits Adepeju created Mother's Delivery Kits, which improve mother and child... more

How can you give a hand up to someone who struggles financially yet has enormous potential? Our guest Jon Hanson decided to start a charity to do just that. Jon Hanson, Stewardship for Life Jon Hanson is Executive Director of... more

Can you choose to be self-reliant? Robin Marvel says yes, and your choices determine your level of success and achievement. Robin Marvel is an author and speaker in the field of self development. Despite a childhood filled with abuse,... more

Farming is one of the best ways for poor people to become self-sufficient, and our guest, Tim Wright, strives to help them make it happen. Tim Wright is the Executive Director of Sauti Moja, an organization that originated from a desire to... more

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