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If you're not changing it, you're choosing it.

If you're not setting a clear intention, backed with actions that move you in a different direction (even small ones), then you're effectively choosing for your situation to remain as it is. I see two empowering steps on that path forward:1) Acceptance of what is. 2) Action towards what could be.What are your thoughts? Share this image on Instagram and tag @justinminott

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Why do we apologize so much?

I was going to make an apologetic post saying something like, "sorry I haven't been on socials for a while, I've been in the lab cooking up some powerful projects... etc."  Then I thought, "but why?" Why would I need to justify being off of social media? Maybe I have been working on really "important" things. Or maybe I needed to spend more time living life instead of posting about living life. Or maybe it wasn't energy-giving for me at the moment. Or maybe I was listening to some inner wisdom. Or maybe I just felt like it.Anyway, I'm back... for as long as it serves me and makes a difference in other peoples' lives.Lesson: You don't owe anyone a...

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Nolia Coffee comes to Durham, NC

Hey Family! We're still buzzing from the launch party this past Saturday. We had an amazing time hosting such beautiful humans in our new space. Here are a few big updates for you to note:1) If all goes according to plan, we're officially opening our doors at 1004 Morning Glory Ave in Durham next Tuesday, July 2, 2019... we can't wait!Our initial operating hours are: Tues-Fri 8am - Noon Saturday 9am - 4pm  Closed Sun-Mon We'll be adding additional operating hours based on demand, so come out often and tell all of your friends (well, at least the cool ones). 2) We've extended the crowdfunding campaign until Monday, July 1 by popular demand. A lot of people have been contacting us sad that...

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Havana Nights: Photos + Event Recap

Havana Nights was amazing! If you missed out... then, well, you really missed out. CLICK HERE for the full Havana Nights photo album by the great Brian Byrd. Feel free to download and blast those photos around the web!  All we ask is that you give photo credit to @mambo_from_31 on Instagram and use the hashtag #havananightsdurham so we can share in the fun with you. Here's a quick recap of the night: Together we raised $23,405!!! Our goal was $25k, so get in touch with geraud@theheliusfoundation.org if you're interested in having any further conversations on partnering to transform lives through entrepreneurship. Shoutouts to Beatrice Parker for doing an incredible job putting the event together, Jes Averhart for the inspiring keynote, DJ Big Fella for holding down...

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