On 23 May 2009, he was declined by Twitter; On 03 August 2009, he was turned down by Facebook; After… Read more If You Are Going To Fail, Fail Forward
An anonymous copyeditor working on my new book unilaterally changed each usage of “persuade” to “convince.” I had to change… Read more Persuade vs. convince
“The strength of a family, like the strength of an army, is in its loyalty to each other.” – Mario… Read more When Family Hurts You
In the short run, it is easy. It is easy to fool someone or lie to them or give them… Read more Long-term manipulation is extremely difficult
You have probably got that part nailed. Butt in seat, smile on your face. We often run into people who… Read more Showing Up is not Enough
When we step out of comfort zones and put ourselves in their shoes. When we extend our heart, our soul… Read more Empathy takes effort
“I’m just going to wait until all the facts are in, until I have all the facts, its all about… Read more Waiting for all the facts
The best creative solutions don’t come from finding good answers to the questions that are presented. They come from inventing… Read more Question the question
Where, precisely, do you go in order to get permission to make a dent in the universe? To get permission… Read more Do you need permission?
If I pay R5,000.00 extra for a first-class seat, odds are the flight attendant will be nice to me. If… Read more How much extra for nice?