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About tayreed

Hi! I'm Taylor. The loves of my life include long runs, laughing, movies, and golf. Arnold Palmer summed up my life philosophy when he said, "The most rewarding things in life are often the ones that look like they can't be done."

Our Journey [in photos]

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Technology Advantage

From Taylor Reed…Throughout this trip it’s amazing to see how much technology we’ve used.  Flip cameras to film each of our speakers, iPhones granting us access to Internet while traveling cross-country and boundless communication via social media accounts.  Five, ten … Continue reading

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It’s Raining, it’s Pouring

From Taylor Reed… Well, we had a little change in plans due to weather conditions. We just got back to New Orleans from our side trip to Grand Isle, and it is raining cats and dogs outside. Despite the rain, … Continue reading

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Treading in Deep Water

From Taylor… I am in love with New Orleans!  The French colonial style homes are warm and inviting.  Braving the rainy weather, we piled into our white van and headed to the Federal Building for our first meeting with Lt. … Continue reading

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Social Media Friend or Foe?

From Taylor… Communicating during a crisis in the past 10 years has drastically changed.  Smart phones, texting, Facebook and Twitter provide opportunities not available in the past.  The benefits from these advances in technology create a world of two-way communication, … Continue reading

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Last Night in NOLA!

From Taylor… Tonight’s our last night in New Orleans.  The past three days have presented an amazing journey.  Every speaker has so much to say, and all add to one key theme.  Louisiana provides so much to the United States; … Continue reading

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