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What It Takes To Survive; newsweek
« on: January 29, 2009, 01:26:55 PM »
What It Takes To Survive

http://www.newsweek.com/id/181290/output/print

Why some people walk away from a plane crash or thrive after a job loss, while others don't stand a chance. And what's luck got to do with it anyway?

Ben Sherwood

NEWSWEEK

From the magazine issue dated Feb 2, 2009

The knitting needle pierced her heart. Then it saved her life...

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Re: What It Takes To Survive; newsweek
« Reply #1 on: January 29, 2009, 01:27:15 PM »
continued...

If you want to test yourself, take a quick look at this domain name sometimes used by stress researchers: www.opportunityisnowhere.com...

Sherwood is a journalist, author and executive director of TheSurvivorsClub.org. This article is adapted from his new book, The Survivors Club: The Secrets and Science That Could Save Your Life (Grand Central Publishing, January 2009).

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Re: What It Takes To Survive; newsweek
« Reply #2 on: January 29, 2009, 02:49:33 PM »
If you want to test yourself, take a quick look at this domain name sometimes used by stress researchers: www.opportunityisnowhere.com.

What do you see? For many people, the web site seems discouraging: opportunity is nowhere. But others see the exact opposite: opportunity is now here.

Bastard. Now I find out I'm toast.  :'(