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….
In business, we have an unfortunate tendency to make generalizations. I know I’m guilty of this too. To combat this, I’ve made an informal rule with my team: If you’re going to make a generalization, back it up with data. The…