Mindfulness is one way of talking about the leadership trait of being completely in the present moment and powerfully observant of what's in front of your nose. I center much of my coaching work around [...]
Economist Robert Gordon says that economic growth in the United States is over, at least for the foreseeable future. You can read his essay here. Kevin Kelly thinks he's wrong and responds with this post [...]
Great infographic from Inc. on the cost of bad bosses. Not just incompetent, but who act like jerks. You can see it at Inc.com in Maeghan Ouimet's column.
I post a lot about the tension between creativity and execution and the drum I always pound is that ideas are nothing without execution. Innovation is the skilled execution of a new and workable idea, [...]
A great and very long article in Newsweek from novelists and new-journalist Tom Wolfe on how the outrageous hero of his 1987 Bonfires of the Vanities "couldn't get arrested today" for what he did then, [...]
From Maria Popova, 5½ Timeless Commencement Speeches to Teach You to Define Your Own Success. Five great videos that are worth taking a minute to watch. David Foster Wallace "Twenty years after my own graduation, [...]
This week, blogger Andrew Sullivan announced, with some trepidation, that he was taking his Daily Dish blog private (it's currently carried by Newsweek/The Daily Beast) as a subscription-only site. You can read his reasons for [...]