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Sean Keener

http://sean.keener.org/

Located in Portland

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Sean's Blog

Happy New Year. Still enjoying my role as a travel servant at AirTreks. The Coronavirus is interesting issue to handle for global travelers no doubt. I am the board chair for the Wayfinding Academy. This continues to fun, challenging and so much to learn in trying to start a new college. Nori.com i

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The Crime Rate Perception Gap Another example of the gap between cultural perceptions and reality.

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…Lots of changes in a changing world, makes it easier to embrace change… …I started mentoring and coaching folks in marketing at AirTreks and BootsnAll …I started a new position at AirTreks…Travel Servant. Learning a tonne, listening and helping travelers that are looking to t

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…started as part-time CFO of the BootsnAll Travel Network in beginning of 2018, while continuing as Chairman of BTN since Jan 2017 …started small scale farming, lots of learning and experimenting …continue to work with The Wayfinding Academy in an effort to disrupt higher education. The 3

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“Now the commencement speakers will typically also wish you good luck and extend good wishes to you. I will not do that, and I’ll tell you why. From time to time in the years to come, I hope you will be treated unfairly, so that you will come to know the value of justice. I hope that you will suffer betrayal beca

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A few ideas from Father Boyle’s talk (11 mins) are sticking with me – Thoughts on not standing in judgement, but with – The story of the Jose. (Watch on youtube here) – His message was short, sweet and impactful. I cried while watching. – What is it that I am leaving, and mo

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I am no longer the CEO of AirTreks International, LLC. After 18 years of running the operational company for the AirTreks and BootsnAll brand, I have stepped away from day to day and am focusing on strategy as the Chairmen. I am working on building a strategic council for AirTreks/BootsnAll. Know someone that is

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Via Matthieu Ricard 1 – Don’t Worry, Be Happy 2 – Training for a Happy Life 3 – Find your Flame 4 – Happiness for All 5 – Be of Service Full Article: http://www.gq.com/story/happiest-man-in-the-world-matthieu-ricard

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Scale of 1 to 10 (10 being the best) – my feelings are at this time, 2015 was a 9.17. I look at the past, through rose colored glasses and forget or remember challenges as “fun” after the fact. Just the other night, I was out to dinner with some travel industry folk. Another person said,

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About 40 locations around the globe that your travel dollar will take you farther. US Dollar Canadian Dollar Euro Dollar Australian Dollar My colleagues researched these 4 articles looking for value in the context of currency fluctuations over time. You’ll see some of these destinations were more exp

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Escape (in this context) = “a form of temporary distraction from reality or routine” Perhaps things like Videos, Netflix, Movies and time when I can mentally zone out and not be engaged. Discovery = “the act of finding or learning something for the first time” This is an act

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1. Being in Nature 2. Moving 3. Choosing LOVE 4. Gratitude 5. Living in the NOW 6. Quiet 7. Creating via research conducted by Nicole Ekman —– Mental & Spiritual Growth As Much As Physical Adventure QUESTION: How does getting out and exploring a new place better you physically

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While speaking with some friends last night about 2015 goals, one of them stated: “No Drama”. I’m a proponent of the No Drama philosophy. I made the unfortunate decision of hanging around some people who “Love Drama”. I remember lives that were filled with huge ups and

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I don’t have many thoughts on this. The past 6 of 7 days, I’ve had my 3 kids, who are 4 years old and under all on my own. Just getting the post up everyday felt good and to participate. I would like to have listened in and participated to the daily chats. I read a few of the posts, they were

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I’m 42 years old when this post is being written. At this point in my life, I am rarely surprised at myself. I know that I am capable of just about anything, just like every other human on this planet is. So the last time I surprised myself, may have been in High School as Freshman. I joined the s

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Today’s prompt is giving advice, on getting unstuck. One thing I’ve learned, is to be careful giving advice. Often times, doing an experience share is more powerful than giving advice – which is often presumptuous and assumes that I know what needs to be done for that person. How I get un

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I am a father of three kids, aged 4 and below as well as a divorced/separated for over one year. Before the separation, I stayed at home with the kids every day. I am also a co-founder of an Internet travel startup and CEO of a company with 30+ colleagues. I don’t tell you this because I think I am great,

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How we educate our children could and should be so much better than it currently is. As Seth so eloquently shared in his free ebook “stop stealing dreams”, the education system that I grew up with, taught and trained me to follow directions and work in a factory. 2 skills that don’t have a

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Day 2: Tell us about something that’s important to you. Freedom: - to make my own choices - to think how I want or need to think - of choice for me and for all others as well - to choose my path, and but no others - to move around the planet - as long as they don’t encroach on other’s freedoms

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I’ve been reading Seth Godin since 1998/9 or so, I think. I remember reading him or about him before he had a blog. Books, maybe some articles somewhere. Maybe it was his permission marketing book. He seems like a bloke that I’d like to spend time with and/or be friends with. I bought 100 cop

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Dear Kai, Blaize, and Pepper (Birth Order), A few days ago, was the last official day of or your mother and father’s marriage. Kai, I heard you once describe to others that “your parent’s didn’t get along”. Since you were 3 years old when you said it, I could not debate you. Today you told me

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Worth 7 minutes of my life to watch. Injoy. from Chris Bryan

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In the past 3 months, a few friends and acquaintances of mine have died. All 3 died got ill and died within a year or less. Besides the pain and sadness of them passing, I’ve been reflecting more than usual on how important it is for me to seize the day and go for it in life. Here are a few reasons why:

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We’ve been studying, buying, and taking RTW trips for 15 years at BootsnAll. Through all of this, we always wondered why it took so long to get real prices, and why it was virtually impossible to book this type of ticket online. A few years back, we started looking more seriously at this problem. It lead to the

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We’ve been studying, buying, and taking 15 years at BootsnAll. Through all of this, we always wondered why it took so long to get real prices, and why it was virtually impossible to book this type of ticket online. A few years back, we started looking more seriously at this problem. It lead to the launch of Indi

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I donated my 40th Birthday to Charity Water. I injoy a glass of water every morning, right when I wake up. Throughout the day, I have another 6 to 10 glasses. At the 2012 #WDS conference this year, I saw the founder of Charity Water, Scott Harrison share his story about Water and access to cl

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Even though my daughters are not even home from the hospital yet (soon!) – I’m dreaming of a potential trip for the 5 of us in 2013.

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