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Let’s start the new year with some FAB new books!

Let’s start the new year with some FAB new books!

'I'm honored that my free hugs movement is featured in the coolest book about the future of sex, Holy Fuck. You can read my chapter on how to make it through an international casting in Tanja Kok's great book about the modelling industry, and you can see all my...

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‘Woman of the Year 2018’

‘Woman of the Year 2018’

‘I was so honored to be one of the nominees for Harper Bazaar’s Woman of the Year award. I co- hosted the event last year and it was so much fun to be invited back this year, but as a nominee! ‘  

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Deeply honored to be the Speaker Coach for the Minister

Deeply honored to be the Speaker Coach for the Minister

The word is out! I'm deeply honored to be the Speaker Coach for the Minister of Education, Ingrid van Engelshoven ('Just call me Ingrid', she says. But...I still can't.)! I've worked closely with her and her team to give her confidence in her very first TED talk (in...

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5 (free) ways to activate your English RIGHT NOW!

5 (free) ways to activate your English RIGHT NOW!

How is your Monday going? I hope your week will be full of magic and wonder. And, of course, good English! So many people want to improve their English but don't have a lot of time. And they don't know where (or how!) to start. I get that. So...here are 5 ways to get...

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Please don’t be this guy….

I'm BAAAAAACK!!! I just wanted to check in and see if you survived the holidays. Did you eat enough? Drink enough wine? Hear enough lame jokes? (I can say 'OH YES' to all of the above!) This is my favorite new lame joke in English: What do you call a cheese that is...

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Why I hug strangers at stations

Why I hug strangers at stations

Well, hello there! And goodbye. This is my last newsletter for the year. 2018 has flown by in a flash. Why? Because...just a random list of things that pop up in my mind when I think of 2018....I.... *launched a new ebook, Work It! *created a new card game, Talk Nerdy...

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