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Posts by D. John Carlson

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About DJC

The older I get, the less I know and the more inquisitive I get.

Unfortunately, despite a lifelong search, most of the answers elude me. That said, I love to ask the questions and fuel the debates that will ultimately lead us all to a better understanding of the big issues in life, the universe and everything.

They say that we spend 98% of our lives in our head. I for one would like to use that time as effectively as possible.

Less is definitely more if you don't want your audience nodding off.

The art of public speaking - Part 3

Less is definitely more when it comes to making a speech.

Business Relationships
5 months ago
(Money & Business)
Why is the Church obsessed with sex? Picture: Shutterstock.

The plebiscite and the Christian obsession with sex

Why does this most natural of human pursuits cause so much division?

Australia Politics Marriage Equality LGBTI
5 months ago
It is not that difficult to blog well.

Make blogging the centrepiece of your strategy

There is a lot of evidence to suggest how powerful a communication piece a well-crafted blog can be.

Hobbies YsBlogger Money Business
5 months ago
(Money & Business)
Reduce anxiety to be a better presenter.

The art of public speaking: Part 2

Suffering from speech anxiety? Our expert in the field explains how you can manage it.

Hobbies Relationships Business
5 months ago
(Money & Business)
Embrace your own mortality.

Review: The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck

Don't let the title fool you - this book carries a powerful message.

Ageing Books Culture
5 months ago
(Entertainment & Culture)
All power to a truthful ABC.

Why One Nation's push against the ABC is wrong

The ABC has a responsibility to report the facts, not a balanced view.

Australia Social Issues Politics
5 months ago
Keep your speech as simple as possible.

The art of public speaking - Part 1

What you say is not as important as you'd think.

Community Relationships Hobbies Business
5 months ago
(Money & Business)
If we are to judge, it should be based on what truly makes a person.

We are so judgmental, even about ourselves

We are all judgmental. This may never change, but are we making these judgments on the true measure of a person?

5 months ago
(Love & Relationships)
Is prison an ineffective deterrent? Please share your thoughts with us.

Why do we jail offenders?

Retribution is not, and should not, be the primary purpose of imprisonment.

Social Issues Community
5 months ago
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