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Charles McKinney
Works at Peace Corps
Attends Peace Corps University
Lives in Macedonia
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Take the test to find out! 
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Absolutely! Without the test. INTP/J
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"A Hope in the Unseen" book discussion in 1998 with the author and protagonist. Excellent event!  
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Shout out to my PCV friend Emi on the neat blog! 
There are few decisions that you make on an everyday basis that have the potential to effect the rest of your life, but every once in a while you have make a choice and put yourself on a certain pa...
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This weekend marks three months in Macedonia and what a ride it has been so far. 24 more to go!
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Yes they are kind and hospitable. They believe in family unity, home cooked meals, and self-sufficient diligence. Amazing country it is!
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I'm so happy to be learning another language thanks to Peace Corps. 
As a Peace Corps Volunteer, you were required to not only learn a language, but to live it. Employers want – and need – those skills. This type of language competence is a benefit in almost any car...
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+C. Phillip "It's never too late to be what you might have been." I once heard a wise person say from her lived experience. 
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Catch the footage of my PCV ceremony! 
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I've reached my 50th blog post on KFTW! Celebrate with me:-) 
2015 was a really rewarding year for me from start to finish. It began with me floating on cloud nine from receiving some of the best news of my life: an invitation to serve as a Peace Corps volunteer. Upon accepting the invitation, I initiated the process of familiarizing myself …
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To pursue or not to pursue the PhD!
 
Relatively low starting salaries – many in the $50,000 range – mean it takes decades for PhD graduates to close the earnings gap between them and someone with an MA
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pursue it
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Recent PCV swearing-in ceremony!
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Four days until I become a Peace Corps Volunteer! 
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Thanks, indeed you're right. I've already had such a wonderful journey in my 2+ months of being here.
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Happy Sunday from Macedonia!
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Education
  • Peace Corps University
    2015 - present
    Cross Cultural Diversity, Safety & Security, Core Expectations Training
  • Webster University Thailand
    Media Communications, 2013 - 2014
  • Immaculata University
    International Business Foreign Language, 2005 - 2009
  • Long Ridge Writers Group
    Breaking into Print/Creative Writing, 2011 - 2013
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Gender
Male
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Tagline
Globetrotting Werd Nerd
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Diligent wordsmith who plans to change the world over the course of my life with God on my side
Work
Occupation
Entrepreneurial Writer-Editor
Skills
Networking, voice acting, teaching, studying, elocution, ghostwriting, higher learning, desktop publishing, digital media
Employment
  • Peace Corps
    Peace Corps Volunteer, present
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Currently
Macedonia
Previously
Delaware, USA - Kolkata, India - Bangkok, Thailand - Beijing, China - Andong, South Korea - Hong Kong, SAR - Torgau, Germany