Give up, but don’t quit

not teaching, still THINKING … Time works against us in a publish-every-second world. But it doesn’t have to get the best of us. Here are some tested tips to get you through time-sensitive moments: Give up perfection but don’t quit on quality. That means do check for accuracy, do write for clarity, do communicate succinctly. […]

Shed your fears and get going

A piece published on Fast Company today will lift your spirits and help you soar to success. In his “7 Methods to Overcome Your Fear of Failure,” entrepreneur Faisal Hoque gives us hope and an action plan, starting with his description of “fear of failure.” The overwhelming sentiment growing inside of us, gnawing at us, and saying, […]

7 tips on how to collaborate better

We have written about collaboration before, and the topic has come up in the most recent tiff between the White House and Congress. Back-and-forth negotiations took place to settle the date that President Obama would address a joint session of Congress. House Speaker John Boehner denied the original request of Sept. 7 because it is […]