I’ve made no secret on this blog that I think qualities like deliberate practice, grit, a growth mindset, resiliency, essentialism and vulnerability are all critical to success. Just because I say these things and believe them doesn’t mean I don’t struggle with…
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
Tenacity is a virtue. Not getting what you want is the most valuable experience you can have.
– Randy Pausch
Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe.
– Abraham Lincoln
When you talk, you are only repeating what you know. But if you listen, you may learn something new.
– Dalai Lama
I’ve talked before about the importance of company culture; here at The Learning House, we’ve spent the last year studying the principles of Primed to Perform: How to Build the Highest Performing Cultures Through the Science of Total Motivation. A key…
Twice per year, on Memorial Day and Veterans Day, I make sure to take time to sit in silence and just be grateful to all those men and women who’ve defended our country over the years. In Israel, on Yom…
I love reading about entrepreneurs. Entrepreneur stories are, for me, a little like fairy tales: Someone like Mark Zuckerberg or Steve Jobs starts a business in their garage and, as if by magic, it becomes a Facebook or an Apple….