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Mark your calendar: High-profile events coming to the USA, Canada and Europe

From the poem “September” by Helen Hunt Jackson (1831-1885): “By all these lovely tokens September days are here, with summer’s best of weather, and Autumn’s best of cheer.”

I hope the loveliness of the season is reaching you and inspiring your own good cheer. As I write this, the following events are right around the corner – some involving my clients (the illustrious Erin Sarofsky is now visiting Paris for the very first time, preparing to present at Motion Plus Design), and some pulling hard on my own aspirations to get out, see and experience new things, and make new friends. Perhaps something here will inspire you, too; Read more

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Mark your calendar: Momentous events coming to San Francisco, Chicago, Cologne, Vegas, Brooklyn and more

As you can see below, a lot of new opportunities for education, personal development and unique entertainment will be hitting soon in cities across America and Europe. For this 12x Learning Optimizer edition, you will find information on 12 upcoming events. I’ll publish another wave covering more events worth considering in a couple of weeks. As always, I welcome your feedback, ideas and tips. Read more

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Mark your calendar: Awesome events coming to Amsterdam, Austria, Cleveland, LA, Seattle and Vegas

The weather should start cooling down soon – which may make it easier for us to explore new opportunities for education and invigoration. This 12x Learning Optimizer edition provides timely information on upcoming, highly valuable and inspirational opportunities for thought-leaders, entrepreneurs, creatives, producers and artists. Even if you’re stuck at home, I hope this knowledge will introduce some new energy and ideas in the days to come. Be sure to save the date on Friday, 9 September, and join Ben Affleck, Matthew McConaughey, Emma Stone, Anna Kendrick, Celine Dion and others from the Hollywood community in supporting the Stand Up To Cancer televised fundraising special. Read more

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Olympic openers

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Danny Boyle’s 2012 Summer Olympics “large-canvas nation-themed spectacle” of an opening ceremony will always be remembered as one of the most eccentric and memorable Games’ kickoffs in history. Since NBC’s broadcast reportedly attracted nearly 41 million viewers, THR has also named it the highest rated Summer Olympics opening of all time.

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Mark your calendar: High-value events coming to California, Utah, New York and New Zealand

I hope August is off to a great start for you. Here’s what I’ve gathered for you in this new edition of my 12x Learning Optimizer series, which provides timely information on upcoming, highly valuable business opportunities for thought-leaders, entrepreneurs, creatives, producers and artists. Read more

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Mark your calendar: Very cool events coming to Miami Beach, San Diego, Chicago and beyond

12x Learning Optimizer is my series of posts providing you with some very valuable opportunities for your education and entertainment: First, you will find information on up to seven upcoming events likely to be meaningful for thought-leaders, entrepreneurs, creatives, producers and artists; second, I’ll provide four momentous sources for relevant gatherings currently shaping up. Also, there will be a thoughtful video. Ideally, this combination of information will be beneficial in your ongoing education and development, and you will come back again soon. The next edition of this feature will publish in August. Read more

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Contribute Now to the Biggest Night in Sports: The ESPYS

This Wednesday, July 13, at 8 p.m. ET on ABC, The 2016 ESPYS Presented by Capital One will once again unite the world’s premier athletes, its biggest stars and the very best sports stories of the year. Hosted by John Cena, this 24th annual celebration supporting ESPN’s ongoing commitment to The V Foundation for Cancer Research will be televised live from LA’s Microsoft Theater.

In the meantime, ESPN Radio’s 12th Annual ESPY Day Auction to benefit The V Foundation for Cancer Research is officially underway on eBay, where it will run through July 13. This year’s auction of more than 100 items includes tickets to prime sporting events, autographed memorabilia, unique experiences with athletes, celebrities and behind-the-scenes experiences with ESPN Radio’s Mike & Mike and sports-related experiences with ESPN personalities Stephen A. Smith, Jon Gruden, Julie Foudy and more. To date, the ESPN Radio ESPY Day Auction has raised more than $8.4 million. To participate in the Auction and/or donate to the Jimmy V Foundation, go to http://www.ebay.com/rpp/espn or call 1-800-4-jimmyV.

Another way for fans across America to participate in The ESPYS is to help determine exactly who will be selected for these and other ESPY Awards: Read more

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Mark your calendar: Stellar events coming to London, NYC, Toronto and LA

Summertime is in full swing in America, and between the national holidays here and there, people are planning more get-togethers sure to inspire, excite and illuminate. I’m happy to present a couple of hold-overs from the previous edition, and share details on several other stellar happenings coming very soon. Enjoy! Read more

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Sharing Secrets: 2016 Cannes Lions Live Sessions of the Day


It has been an exciting week for me, even though I am once again missing the annual Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity currently underway in France. Fortunately for us non-attendees, the Festival running 18-25 June has teamed-up with global media agency network Mindshare and YouTube to provide two live-streamed sessions every day this week. I’m embedding a YouTube playlist here featuring every one of these sessions… new videos will continue to go live here over the days ahead. Hopefully these presentations – streamed in real-time for a global audience – will be rich with valuable secrets and insights.

Here is the complete rundown of the sessions that were chosen by almost 20,000 voters: Read more

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