Category Archives: persistence

Great Managers Build a Sense of Belonging

  The decline of the American community is a sad and news worthy topic.  Researchers tell us that Americans are less likely to join groups and have long-lasting friendships today than…

How Gritty Are You?

Grit may have little significance to you. In fact, the term grit may merely seem relevant to you at your semiannual dental check-up when that sandy paste is spread all…

My Favorite Story of 2013

Watch this 20-minute video and get pumped to pursue any goal you may have set for 2014. Diane Nyad’s first-person account of swimming in the Gulf Coast from Cuba to…

Feeling Lucky?

I’m not a big believer in luck.  And I’m sure it has a lot to do with the fact that as a kid I never won a bunch of stuff at fairs or…