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I really like this quote from Margaret Shepard: “Sometimes, your only available transportation is a leap of faith.” Isn’t that the truth? So many times, we hope for and dream about a change. And we inch closer to it – changing small things here and there, but by and large, living out the same exact […]

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I’ve been thinking a lot about what it means to have an excellent career environment. No matter how many hypotheses I come up with, all paths lead to sunlight. Sunlight is very different than spotlights. Sunlight is nurturing, warm, and nutrient-rich. It is much more than light. When the sun is shining, many things benefit […]

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In grade school and high school, we all learn that the key to Greatness is hard work. Then we go to college. We graduate college. We see friends of ours who are lazier than the laziest get Great things without much or any work. We work for bosses who sailed through and somehow landed their […]

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If your company is just starting out and you’ve just got a handful of team members, you’re in a better position than ever to connect with your team in a way that is meaningful and long-lasting. And it’s more important than ever before. Now is the time to start thinking about what you can do […]

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I promised that 2013 would bring a new theme, called be significant. It’s a big theme, and it’s an important one. Not that every single thing we do ought to have meaning, or that we should ditch lazy Sunday afternoons (which truly could be significant after all). Even though searching for meaning in everything we […]

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Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgement that something else is more important than fear.

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At the end of my life, what do I want to have done with my life, what would give my life meaning, and have left an impact, and how could I change the world?

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Ideas come to us for many reasons, but I believe that when we get a new idea, we should act on it as soon as possible. When we don’t, we forget about it in the next few weeks or even days. If you’ve had an idea to start a blog or website, and it’s still […]

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If it’s true that good design cannot save bad writing, can good looks save a rotten soul? I think not.

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Wherever you are, whatever you are doing, if you are a woman who has been given the opportunity to be educated, please choose to Stand Up for Education for Women all over the world. This is not  a new plea, but it has been made more fervent by the attempted killing of a young 14 […]

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