A Connection that Transcends

There are moments that guide us beyond the confines of our comfort zone to grasp those underlying elements that bridge the gap between individual experiences to connect us all. In public presentation, it is not a bond forged through our words but our presence. In this piece, MSL Co-Founder Michael D. Johnson reflects on such an experience.

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Unearthing Another Side of LA

Love it or hate it, Los Angeles (LA) is a city which attracts a host of vehement opinions. With monikers ranging from "the City of Angels" to "La La Land", one-dimensional it is not. Having visited all the tourist traps on previous visits to the city, on this particular occasion I am determined to unearth the real LA, beneath the veneer of Hollywood glamour and luxury.

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Keep Calm and Hygge

Year on year, Scandinavian nations such as Denmark and Norway top the world’s happiest nations list. So what is it specifically about these countries that attract these high scores? These countries continually rank highly on all the main factors found to support happiness--caring, freedom, generosity, honesty, health, income and good governance.

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