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
Lately, I have been thinking a lot about change and innovation. Personally, there are always areas in which I can improve – some big, some small. Professionally, I am focused on creating a culture of innovation at Learning House. If…
This year, I encountered two interrelated concepts around leadership and culture that fascinate me. The concepts are called radical transparency and radical candor. Perhaps my interest is related to my upbringing in the 1980s and my love of the word “radical” or,…
I was recently at services for the Jewish New Year. The rabbi, who leads the services, always tells a story that both young children and adults can understand and hopefully apply in their lives in the coming year. This time, the…