In his TedX talk, Simon Sinek talked about how companies, and in turn, people, can create success. The key questions are not about what you make or how you make it, it is why you make it. People buy into visions. They buy into dreams.
This is part of my monthly newsletter (which is free, by the way)! Sign up here to get it delivered to your mailbox each month! I have been asking myself this question a lot lately. I also used to think that I was a person who wore his heart on his sleeve. It turns out […]
Why the hell is my generation bent on killing themselves? Seriously … who drank this Kool-Aid? Don’t get me wrong. I am all in favor of busting my ass and making dreams happen, but I recently had a conversation with someone about a client of theirs. She was explaining that she would have a tough […]
I spend a lot of time on Facebook, Twitter and Google+ reading and interacting with clients, fans and friends. And one thing I take to heart, 99.9% of the time is that anyone who interacts with me deserves some kind of a response. I did have a moment recently where I posted a piece of […]
What an interesting topic this is … I can only actually recall having a drink during work hours once and that was years ago, but it just felt like the right thing to do. But many, many people disagree on this topic so I thought it was worth putting my two cents out there. I […]
As I reflect on the year that was 2011, I have been thinking a lot about 2012 and what I want and what I want to give. We all have a work/professional life and we all have a personal life. Oftentimes these two lives get merged together, but I believe it is important to have […]
In my experience working in politics, social media and non-profits, I have had my fair share of customer and client experiences. I am happy to say that most every interaction is marked as positive. But not all. In each situation, there have been negative moments, experiences and learnings. That is simply a part of life […]