The next economic revolution It is better to give – and companies are using that fact to thrive. Given any market where there are five to ten major brands, two-dozen minor brands and a store label to choose from, each with specific models, features and prices – how is it that some of them sell
Consider Stephen M.R. Covey’s work if you’re moving slowly Stephen M.R. Covey’s book “The Speed of Trust; The One Thing That Changes Everything” came to me through a recommendation by a new acquaintance. The individual was commenting on my statement that I get most of my IT consulting and LinkedIn training work through direct reference
If you’re going to draw a line, be careful where you put it… Let’s have a look at sources of food.
Seth Godin’s new manifesto on schools – Stop Stealing Dreams It’s nice when you can release a manifesto and reach hundreds of thousands of readers in a couple weeks – and that’s what a tribe will do for you;-) I’m one of those readers, but I’m not counting myself in this camp yet. I can’t
The next economic revolution It is better to give – and people are using that fact to thrive. Have you ever met someone that brings out the best in themselves and others, someone you can’t help but like and admire? If you pay attention, you’ll notice that people like this all have one thing in
Bits of Complexity
I’ve helped bring a new book into the world and thought I’d take a moment to talk about the book and the process.
Do you remember that old problem about dividing a number by two if it’s even, and multiplying it by three and adding one if it’s odd? If you repeat that enough for any number, it always gets to 1. But nobody has ever proved that it does for all numbers. (we just had no example where it didn’t work)
Well, that’s changing…
Living with the unexpected…
My wife and I opened our home to her father three months ago. You see, after receiving a diagnosis last summer that his pacemaker’s battery was due to fail imminently, and that his heart would fail soon after, he entered hospice care and enjoyed a stay at the Isaiah House.
They asked him to leave at the start of the year because – well – he hadn’t died!
Three months later, he’s still enjoying the office-bedroom at the foot of the stairs.
In The Icarus Deception of course…
I’m a Seth Godin fan, so it shouldn’t be shocking to learn that I joined the Kickstarter campaign quite early.
The book’s out, I’ve had my read, and he’s introduced me to a new word that I love: Kamiwaza…