Run Away from Fear and Toward Success

Run Away from Fear and Toward Success

Laughing at Fear Itself As the days are getting shorter and the darkness is longer, we’re heading towards the annual Halloween festivities. Halloween is about ghouls and ghosts, scary stories, and the thrill of being afraid, all in the name of having fun and laughing. But why do we only laugh at fear during this […]

Report Review: “Women in the Workplace 2016” by McKinsey & Co and LeanIn.org

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Report Review: “Women in the Workplace 2016” by McKinsey & Co and LeanIn.org

Rather than recommend a book this month I wanted to bring your attention to an excellent report that has studied the state of women in corporate America. “Women in the Workplace 2016” is a collaboration between the global consulting firm McKinsey & Co and the LeanIn.org organization that was established by Sheryl Sandberg following the […]

Article Recommendation: “Why Grit & Determination Exceed Talent and Intelligence Every Time”

Article Recommendation: “Why Grit & Determination Exceed Talent and Intelligence Every Time”

I read this article a couple of weeks ago and it reinforced a really important message for me. Success is not predicated on academic qualifications and intellectual capability but rather on your ability to be absolutely persistent in taking action towards your goals. In my view, those who are most successful in life are those […]