How good are you at seeing what’s coming? How effective is your organization at seeing the handwriting on the wall? Amazing to me how blind we often are when it comes to our ability to recognize the "signs of the
I started at San Diego State University as a Business major. Tried but couldn’t pass their self-starter version of Intermediate Algebra. Tried three times and dropped it all three times. Switched to English and the rest is history. But I
Actually…this news comes from inside looking out. It may be 54°F, but it is not outside weather. Can’t hang…blood’s just too thin. Spent the day playing scrabble and checking who the Bruins will play on Saturday. Memphis…should be a lot
On Saturday, October 15th, 1988, I was having dinner at Debbie’s apartment. We would be married about two months later. That night we saw Kirk Gibson hit a homerun to win game 1 of the 1988 World Series against the
Don’t know if you’ve caught on to David Cook yet…but he’s worked this thing out…to quote Randy. Jammin’! Billie Jean rocked. Eleanor Rigby was jammin’. Daytripper started a three week melee! Started out thinking that David Archuleta wins…no more. Cook
Love this slide from Jason Fried’s 37signals SXSW presentation. In a segment of his talk on questioning your work (rather than continuing on the same path just because…) he had a slide with the following: Why are we doing this?
What’s the difference between predicting the future and forecasting? Take a look at this quote from futurist Paul Saffo: Prediction is concerned with future certainty; forecasting looks at how hidden currents in the present signal possible changes in direction for
What do you think about Twitter? Are you trying it? Have you thought about it and put it off? Are you thinking, “Twitter? Is that some kind of bird call?” I’m trying it. A little tough getting into the swing
A few days back I mentioned a great interview I had heard with Frances Hesselbein, former CEO of the Girl Scouts and legendary follower of Peter Drucker. They’ve put up the mp3 of the interview. You can listen in right
Speaking of Seth Godin, you can listen in to the interview over at Catalyst right here. Great interview.