My newest TED talk, "How to Get a TED Talk," has just been uploaded to YouTube (though it has been retitled to "Pitching Your Way to the TEDx Stage"). Here it is: I hope you enjoy it. If you do, please consider sharing it. Thank you!
During a long drive today, I had some time to think about the status quo, tradition, and people who justify their actions because "that's the way it's always been done." Here are some thoughts about that: If you do what you've always done, you'll never achieve more than you ever have. In fact, the law … Continue reading Thoughts about the Status Quo
Recently did an interview with Urban Views Weekly on entrepreneurship: BE WILLING TO TAKE RISKS Portland, Ore.-based marketing consultant Simon Tam said it’s best to use the Harvard Business School definition of entrepreneurship: the pursuit of opportunity without regard to resources currently controlled. In other words, if you really want to venture out on your own … Continue reading Five Tips for Thinking Like an Entrepreneur
Leadership guru John Maxwell likes to share his idea of something he calls "Destination disease" or "someone sickness." It is a condition where a person is believes that their success lies somewhere else or with someone else. This person can be so fixated on a destination that they lose track of the journey that got … Continue reading Brand Therapy, Now!