Saturday, February 28, 2009

Face it. Embrace it...

Learn to love what you don't understand. Face what scares you. It's called GROWTH.

- Michelle Tripp

Friday, February 27, 2009

Build bridges...

In business, building bridges is more important than building walls.

Thursday, February 26, 2009

Your target...

Know what you're aiming for - a fuzzy target is hard to hit.

Wednesday, February 25, 2009


Learn the rules.
Then break some.

Tuesday, February 24, 2009

Do you have a career mission?

Even if you work for a large company, you are still a company of one. You are you own CEO, CMO, CFO and CIO, on occassion, you’ll be your own intern but that’s a different story. Every great company has a goal, a mission, or a vision, to be successful, you should have one too.

Do you have a career mission? What exactly is it that you want to do when you’re at the peak of your career?

Read the full story

Monday, February 23, 2009

Yet to come...

It's good to know that the best times in your life are still to come. Take action! Make them happen!

- Tony Robbins

Sunday, February 22, 2009

Looking ahead...

"Life can be understood only looking behind, but can be lived only looking ahead.

- Soren Kierkegaard

Saturday, February 21, 2009

old errors...

"Why repeat the old errors, if there are so many new errors to commit?"

- Bertrand Russel

Friday, February 20, 2009


AMAZING story: a team and a player decided there were more important things than winning:

Thursday, February 19, 2009


Dream a new dream.

- Joel Osteen

the traveled path...

"Never walk on the traveled path, because it only leads you where others have been."

- Alexander Graham Bell

Wednesday, February 18, 2009

Do something "mad"...

"If you run one business well, you can really run any business," according to Richard Branson, whose Virgin brand has expanded from music to mobile phones to airlines, and beyond.

Watch the short video interview:

More videos of Branson:

Tuesday, February 17, 2009


If you make assumptions about the people you expect to use your product or service — who they are, how they behave, what makes them tick — you'll probably always be wrong.

- Excerpt from a User Experience Design article

Monday, February 16, 2009

Don't let them whittle you...

People who try to whittle you
down are only trying to
reduce you to their size.

Saturday, February 14, 2009

Elizabeth Gilbert on Creative Genius...

Elizabeth Gilbert on Creative Genius: Great video from TED:

Friday, February 13, 2009

Wine tips for Valentine's Day

Video courtesy of GaryVee and the Today Show (MSNBC):

Build your tribe...

In this interview, Seth Godin discusses the importance of focusing your talent.

YouTube video:

Thursday, February 12, 2009

Don't Despair...Imagine...

February 1930: "Our greatest industries in this country today are the new ones. And they are all dominated by young men who are ignorant enough to suppose that anything they imagine they can do. Fundamentally they are right."

- C.F. Kettering

Source: Think For A Change, LLC Blog

Wednesday, February 11, 2009

3 Things Your Customers Won’t Tell You … Unless You Ask

Freelance Folder blog has a good article listing three things your customers won't tell you. This is a good refresher to ensure you're thinking on the right issues in your business. Read the story

Tuesday, February 10, 2009

Being an entrepreneur...

Outlaw Design Blog has an interesting post of articles from around the web that focus on running a small business and being an entrepreneur. Interesting reads - worth checking out. Read the article


Don't fight change. Nothing is forever.

- Joel Osteen

Sunday, February 8, 2009

Avoid procrastination...

To avoid procrastinating on a task, focus on its details and use self-imposed deadlines.

- src: How to Avoid Procrastination

Friday, February 6, 2009

what God thinks...

Be more concerned with what
God thinks about you than what
people think about you.

"We ought to obey God rather than men." - Acts 5:29

Thursday, February 5, 2009

Ten Things You Didn't Know About Facebook

Ten Things You Didn't Know About Facebook

This is a good post by Guy Kawasaki about Jesse Stay, the co-author of I'm on Facebook--Now What???: How to Get Personal, Business, and Professional Value from Facebook. A book that helps individuals and business owners better manage their lives through Facebook. Here are ten Facebook power tips:

Wednesday, February 4, 2009

Believe in yourself...

The best way to get people to believe in
you is to believe in yourself.

Tuesday, February 3, 2009

It's a new day...

Every morning brings a new day. So forget the shortcomings of yesterday and start over knowing you have another chance to succeed - 365 times every year!

Monday, February 2, 2009


The only fool bigger than the person who knows it all is
the person who argues with him.

Sunday, February 1, 2009

Sky Angel Cowboy - story and follow-up interview...

If you haven't yet seen this, you need to. This is Sky Angel Cowboy interview - a radio station recorded a call-in from a 13-year-old boy. This video also includes a follow-up interview. Great story!