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Some suggested questions to ask after you watch the video:

Question #1:

Andy feels grateful that he is able to work in a profession doing what he loves. What do you love doing that you would be grateful to do as a profession?

Question #2:

Andy talks about seeing people destroy their lives with drug use. Have you seen anyone destroy their life with drug use? How did it affect you? What has it taught you?

Question #3:

Making guitars takes a lot of work and effort. What do you do that takes a lot of hard work and effort? Do you enjoy it? Does it satisfy you? Why or why not?

Question #4:

Connecting his passion with the world fills Andy with a sense of satisfaction. What fills you with satisfaction?

Question #5:

Andy talks about finding inspiration in everyday life. If you feel like you don’t have a natural high yet, what are some everyday things that you draw inspiration from that might help you find yours?

Question #6:

Andy talks about the choices he makes on a daily basis. What choices do you make on a daily basis that affect your future?

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Andy Powers – Master Guitar Maker

Andy Powers | 4min 26sec

By marrying his love of music and building things, Andy Powers of Taylor Guitars followed his passion, making custom guitars for musicians like Taylor Swift and Jason Mraz. After completing the Andy Powers worksheet, encourage students to share their natural highs by having them hashtag #LiveNaturallyHigh on their social media accounts.

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