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5 Ways to Know a Person’s Advice Is Worth Your Time

Start by getting clear on which type of expert they are

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“If your kids were older, who would you want them reading?”

I had a conversation with a group of friends here in Spain this past weekend. After we were done crying over our burgers about how sensational, dramatic, and polarizing the online world has become…




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