Tag Archives: asking

Allowing for Failure

This is an exceptional TED presentation, which I’m so glad to be able to bring to you. Sir Ken Robinson talks about creativity. Its importance to our future and how education’s commitment to producing cookie cut employees stunts children’s natural creativity. If we are not willing to try new things, —which may fail—, how can […]

Asking: Networking's Main Ingredient

It should be no surprise. It’s vital for all of us to hone our asking abilities. We constantly need to ask our network for help, for all sorts of information and referrals. Let me tell you my little summer story. To this day, I still feel envy and awe at one of my friend’s bold […]