Kevin Mueller was in his last semester at Miami University in Ohio and he hadn’t yet landed a post-graduation job. So he jumped when his marketing professor posted a status update with a link to a job opening at Launchsquad, a PR firm in San Francisco. Mueller, 22, responded to the post, which led him […]
Richard Branson, founder of Virgin Group, once said: “Surround yourself with people who complement your weaknesses and share your passions — success will follow.” He went on to say, “Finding the spotlight isn’t about standing in it. There’s so much to be gained from working with people who support each other to achieve great things. It’s […]
Working hard for something we don’t care about is called stress; working hard for something we love is called passion. – Simon Sinek
What am I really good at? What is the purpose of my work?
We used to struggle with these questions once or twice in our life.
Today we encountered them again and again and again
Kyle Porter and his amazing SalesLoft team and friends are putting on Rainmaker 2015 in Atlanta at Atlanta Tech Village on January 13-14, 2015.
Rainmaker 2015 is for sales business development professionals leaders and influencers.
There are only two ways to influence human behavior: you can manipulate it or you can inspire it. Very few people or companies can clearly articulate WHY they do WHAT they do. By WHY I mean your purpose, cause or belief – WHY does your company exist? WHY do you get out of bed every morning? And WHY should anyone care?
Here is some great career and leadership advice from the Dean of UCLA Anderson Graduate School of Management Judy Olian from an interview and Forbes article with Matt Symonds.
The college admissions system is broken. When students submit applications, colleges learn a great deal about their competence from grades and test scores, but remain in the dark about their creativity and character.
This video montage from the Core Values Institute offers some great insights into why management does not work. And what to do about it.
Speed without a purpose is chaos.
Velocity is speed toward a purpose.
David Kenny – CEO of the Weather Company