Zero to One: Notes on Startups, or How to Build the Future by Peter Thiel is a guide to building innovative and creative companies. Thiel brings his real-life experiences as co-founder of PayPal and as a startup investor to this book to share some … [Read More...]
It isn't about being rich, healthy or happy.
It's about being a little richer, healthier, and happier tomorrow.
I call this the -er principle and I write about it in my book,
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Let me begin by saying while Creativity was a pretty interesting and highly insightful read, it wasn't an easy one. I love reading about creativity, and along with curiosity, it is one of my favorite subjects. Sometimes I feel like I’m uber creative … [Read More...]
I don't know about you, but not knowing scares me. I try not to let it, but it does. And when I get scared because I don't know what's next, I make rash decisions to get to a place of knowing. But those rash decisions are using bad decisions and I … [Read More...]
I love the title of this book - I mean who doesn't want to be great, right? Good to Great by Jim Collins talks about what makes great companies stay great and why a majority of companies seem to get stuck at just being good enough. And while it is … [Read More...]
Brené Brown's Rising Strong is about going deep into what is painful and uncomfortable for us. It’s about getting real about why we feel what we feel. And I love the topic of feelings. It’s about being strong enough and brave enough to take … [Read More...]
So today I am supposed to be writing Friday's Letters. And you know what? I don't feel like it. So there. When I made the commitment to write every day at the beginning of this month, I was actually excited. Excited to get back to writing for … [Read More...]
Welcome to Lessons from the Bookshelf! Lessons from the Bookshelf is my new the podcast that shares the big ideas and lessons from the most influential and well-read books from ancient philosophers to modern-day thought leaders in the genres … [Read More...]
I know I am not telling you anything new when I say there will always be naysayers, doubters and non-believers around you. No matter what you are doing. You could be starting a business or just trying to find a bit more happiness in your life, … [Read More...]
The truth about work life balance is it doesn’t exist - at least not in the way most people talk about it. But what is obtainable is life balance. You see work is part of life, and it never made much sense to me why people are trying to balance work … [Read More...]
I think I travel in circles, many of them. Now some of you may be chalking that up to my craziness, and while you might be true, I don’t think our life’s journey is linear. While some people think life brings you full circle, I believe I … [Read More...]