You are smart, entrepreneurial and creative. But, it is the passion that you bring to your work that gets attention.
“There is no passion to be found playing small — in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living.” -Nelson Mandela
Passion is essential — it is your passion for this business that will sustain you. But passion alone won’t cut it. (more…)
Check out this recent Gallup poll: only 13% of people, worldwide, feel actively engaged by their jobs. We are the lucky ones.
Consider Seth Godin, Daniel Pink, Simon Sinek, and Brene Brown (watch her amazing TED talk), to name just a few, who advocate world-wide on the primacy of the artist, on creativity, and for right-brained thinkers to provide the means for us to create new paradigms so that we may up that percentage, perhaps by example, and pursue lives of meaning. (more…)