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Volunteer your remarketable gifts and become more marketable!

Volunteer and Market Yourself…Remarkably

“Remarkable Marketable Mehelps you share your remarkable gifts volunteering, making you more marketable along the way.

By Jean Robb

I didn’t have the best childhood. We didn’t have much, so if you needed something you had to find a way to get it. I started working at 11 years old selling candy door to door. I know very scary right, but at 11 years old all I knew was I had to sell a certain amount of candy before I could go home. When I knocked on a door, out came my foot and I didn’t move it until you bought a box of candy. The skills I learned from my difficult childhood, (my lemons) really became a blessing (my lemonade).

I learned at a really young age that persistence will open many doors. As an adult I have walked out on a stage with a tiger after Zig Ziglar and talked to over 2,000 people about overcoming their fears. I know you must be thinking…a tiger? I have volunteered for over 15 years with big cat sanctuaries and have learned you can do something you really love while helping others in remarkable ways. In today’s economy you hear lots of people say they can’t find a job. So what happens?

The longer you’re out of work, you start to lose your contacts. You’re not keeping up with the day-to-day changes in your trade. You’re simply out of the loop. The longer you’re in this position the more the fear sets in. What if I can’t find a job? I have so much to offer, how do I get someone to talk to me? Well as you can see, fear can really take a hold of you, it makes you feel like a deer in the headlights. How do you overcome these things?

First off, STOP listening to the FEAR and STOP making EXCUSES. Look, I’ve made many of the same excuses when I’ve let fear be a part of my life. I now realize that the answer to overcoming the fear is to replace it with remarkable things you can be proud of. Instead of asking why would anyone want to hire me, ask yourself why not me?

After volunteering you could say. Look at the change I’ve made in the lives of others. Look what I’ve learned along the way. Look at the skills I’ve been taught while helping others. Look at the great people I’ve met. They’ve seen first hand the type of passion I put into any job I take on. So how will this work? I have made a commitment to bring you a volunteering opportunity at least once a week. The process of volunteering can be more complicated than people may think.

Email me your news. I have included in each story all the information I received and the direct contacts to make it really easy for you to get your foot in the door.Network, Network, Network” See how you can use that experience to build your resume. Most of all how did you feel about helping others today.

My goal is to get you to share with all of us your experience. Think about how much we can learn from each other. Please email me your pictures and story to so I can post them each day. I will add the trademarks, video and links for you.

Jean Robb is a real estate agent in the Dallas – Fort Worth area who is committed to promoting the importance of volunteering for your community.We have the infrastructure in place with the best real estate team in North Texas, and the process for you and I, together can “give back” to those in need without costing you an extra dime. It’s a win/win for both of us. When you contact me, just mention this page and I'll donate 5% of my commission to any non-profit you want to help!

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Tuesday, November 26, 2013

What has Gerard Butler, Celine Dion and Piers Morgan so excited? A new film released this month on YouTube entitled, CHILD 31.


Humanitarian Documentary Impacting Lives Around The World.

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What has Gerard Butler, Celine Dion and Piers Morgan so excited?
A new film released this month on 
YouTube entitled, CHILD 31.

The documentary follows the organization, Mary’s Meals – a non-profit agency that feeds more than
800,000 children every day through the incentive of education. The film is different than traditionalinfomercials or PSAs seeking donations. Instead, the documentary takes an in-depth look into theinspiring story of how anyone can make a difference in a child’s life.

“Thousands of children die of starvation every day, and millions of children are out of school because of

poverty,” explains Magnus MacFarlane-Barrow, the founder of Mary’s Meals
After being uploaded to YouTube earlier this month, the film continues to garner the support of celebrities

from all walks of life. Piers Morgan is tweeting about it (click here). So is Gerard Butler (click here).


Celine Dion was so moved by the film, she posted a short message on YouTube praising its humanitarian

impact on the lives of thousands of children. You can watch her YouTube video here.
CHILD 31 was filmed and produced by an independent film company from Brooklyn, New York,
called Grassroots Films Inc. If anyone understands the challenges and hardships of life, it’s the young
filmmakers who make up Grassroots Films. These talented artists began their journeys when they met
several years ago at a half-way house. It was there, they decided to use their own personal battles as a
catalyst to create a company to produce films that not only entertain and enlighten, but also inspire people
to act.

“Everyone struggles,” said Michael Campo, producer and co-owner of Grassroots.
“We want to give
people a platform to tell their stories, so that others will join the cause in
making the world a better place”
Grassroots Films is no stranger to humanitarian projects.
The company’s first feature documentary

entitled, The Human Experience received over 30 awards and accolades.
The film is available on
Netflix, iTunes & Amazon.
Expect to see a lot more from this promising company. They’re currently working on severalprojects, including a new feature filmed in Nicaragua, Ireland, and New Jersey, and they plan to pitch a

television series starring actor, David Henrie.
Watch CHILD 31 in its entirety here.
For more information contact:
Michael Campo


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