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Three Lessons From The Genius of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Today we honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. – a man who was no doubt a genius, unmatched in his ability to bring people together and inspire them around a common purpose. One can point to many actions that make Dr. King a standout human being in history. However, his true legacy is in his thinking; in the unique view he had of the world – as it is and can be – that made him the man that he … Read more

Happy 2013!

Happy 2013

“When you have exhausted all possibilities, remember this – you haven’t.” – Thomas Edison Wishing you a year of imagination, vitality and success.

What Failure Isn’t


Why do we detest failing so much? Kathryn Shulz has written a fascinating book, Being Wrong: Adventures in the Margin of Error. It explores, in part, people’s utter distaste for being wrong or being perceived a failure. Take the case that we have an over-aversion to failure because we tend to think failure means much more than it actually does. Here are a few ways of thinking about failure that separates what it is from what it isn’t: 1. Failure … Read more