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By John Whalen

Raised on a farm within the plains of North Dakota, John Whalen was resolute there needed to be a greater lifestyles someplace. for a lot of his formative years, he lived with no electrical energy and indoor plumbing. He despised farming. while he observed there has been no switch to increase his schooling within the country, he sought different capacity. hence started his trip From The Plains...To Planes...And different simple speak.

As a teenager, John Whalen learned that he will be homosexual. His upbringing wouldn't allow this sort of factor, and he was resolute as he matured that these emotions might disappear. Leaving for the west coast, he labored for 2 trucking businesses and comprehensive university. He loved the enterprise yet grew to become uninterested in lifestyles in Portland. He determined to trip to Alaska.

In Alaska, he stumbled on possibilities he couldn't have imagined. beginning with a small auditing enterprise, the possibilities grew and finally he came across himself the president and CEO of 1 of the nation's biggest all over the world airfreight forwarding companies.

The route to good fortune used to be difficult, and Whalen confronted many struggles together with his sexual orientation, a disruptive divorce, and diabetes. decided to come back out a winner, he made judgements in his existence that finally introduced him good fortune and happiness.

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