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
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…
The foundation of our company’s culture code, the Learning House Way, is Total Motivation. ToMo allows us to measure the reasons people work, based on the idea that internal motivations predict work quality. The three direct motives that make up…