“26 times, I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.” – Michael Jordan
This made the rounds on the net for a while, but I feel it deserves to live on and be seen. Here we see Steve Jobs delivering his commencement speech to the graduates of Stanford University in 2005. In it he talks about getting fired from Apple in 1985, life & death.
Most people don’t know that I’ve met Brett Wilson and had a hand in bringing Dragon’s Den to Canadian TV, but what’s important about this video, is that it’s one of the most inspiring reminders that being an entrepreneur is about making dreams come true. Watch the story unfold.
This is the story that made me cry when I was giving a keynote abroad. Find out why.
Some of the best advice I’ve ever heard on motivating your team and getting them to care about your customers.
This video changed the way I think about business. It had a huge impact on my life and I hope it will on yours as well. I still watch it at least once per week as a reminder.
I’m honored to have played a role to launch this video. You can’t help but get motivated and inspired watching it. Note: It’s approaching 1,000,000 views… will yours be the one that pushes it over the mark?
To the common untrained person, social media appears to be simple and easy to master. Often you here the question How hard can it be? However picture this a teenage boy / girl’s suicide because of cyber bullying or a top corporate executive losing his job because of his insensitive or casual comment on his…
Most often nonprofits are often short of time, budget, helpers and staff. This reality, particularly for particularly small and nimble organizations, can make the development of an annual strategic plan appear like a difficult feat. Nonetheless, practically approaching the strategic planning process is undeniably critical for maximizing inadequate budget and staff bandwidth. It keeps a…
Often times you have noticed that your competitor is getting quoted in news stories all the time and positioning himself as a ‘subject matter expert’. Even though at times he / she is less experienced or less knowledgeable than you. Often this is because, as in other situations in life, it’s not so much a…