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Morning Motivation: The Power of Opportunity

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The following is an amazing story in which my mother shared with me from her book "100 Kisses, the Secret of Your Success":

Years ago, a clothing and shoe manufacturer sent a salesman to a remote village in Africa to open a clothing store.

After several weeks, the salesman sent a telegram to his company marked ‘USELESS’, “Send me a ticket home, no one here wears clothes or shoes.”

Sometime later the company sent another salesman to the same remote village and after a few short days the salesman sent a telegram marked ‘URGENT’, "Send all the clothes and shoes you have, no one here wears clothes or shoes."

Opportunities are presented every day in many diverse forms. Don’t pass an open door because of obscurity.

The secret is you must learn to recognize and seize the opportunity before someone else uncovers the disguise.

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