Behind the Brand host Bryan Elliott talks to best-selling author of The 4-Hour Chef, life-hacker, entrepreneur and possibly the new Most Interesting Man in t...
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Ken's Key Takeaway:
How to be successful in an innovative way:
Learn from Everyone
Follow No One
Watch for Patterns
Work Like Hell
TED Talks In this unmissable look at the magic of comics, Scott McCloud bends the presentation format into a cartoon-like experience, where colorful diversions whiz through childhood fascinations and imagined futures that our eyes can hear and touch.
Ken's Key Takeway:
It will take almost 1 hour of your day to watch this video. It will be worth it.
I love Guys balance of confidence / love for what he does.
Key key key takeways: "Don't worry, be crappy." "You have to believe to see"
And of course...."Jump Curves" You have to watch to understand.
Here is an inspirational and motivational video, where Guy Kuwasaki shared 12 tips which he learned from Steve jobs, and you can apply them into your entrepreneurship...
Readlists allows you to create and share a list of great reads from differents sites for download as a pdf, kindle, e-Book, etc. For an example, I am sharing this one of seven great commencement speeches. Here is one on how social media effects our attention and ability to think, read & lead: http://diigo.com/0qtr6
Angela Maiers is an education and technology consultant from Des Moines, Iowa who shares with us how two words can change a life. In the spirit of ideas wort...
Ken Morrison's insight:
I am so happy that we have teachers and people like Angela Maiers! Great Ted Talk!
I know that this is a bit off topic, but it is well worth sharing.
Next time you're feeling down about your failures in college or in a career, keep these fifty famous people in mind and remind yourself that sometimes failure is just the first step towards success.
Via Gary Morrison
Ken's Key Takeaway:
Angela Maiers leads the other PBL mission (Passion Based Learning). Here is her overview of a recent talk to high school administrators.
As you consider each of these passion driven principles,on any of these principles and practices which ones:
A – take immediate action on
Shared by two Scoppiters who I respect. Scoopiters? We haven't come up with a specialized noun for us yet. :)
"Storytelling is Us – Homo Narrans. Storytelling is a uniquely human activity that occurs throughout all areas of life."
Hi Karen, thank you so much for appreciation my suggestions to you! I found this article...it seems interesting! Have a great new week! :-)
Via Karen Dietz
When game designer Jane McGonigal found herself bedridden and suicidal following a severe concussion, she had a fascinating idea for how to use her gaming background to conquer many levels of her mental and physcial challenges.
NOTE: It has been about a month since I viewed this. I am a big fan! Today I found her website that has lots of her research and articles posted for free downloads
This is a wonderful collection of 5 secrets to success coupled with 5 unique stories that bring them to life and help you see why they work.
Ken's Key Take-Away
1. The Audacity to Break the Rules
3. A Hunger to Solve Problems
4. A Ferocious Drive to Do More
5. A Sharp Focus on Playing the People Game
As the President of Online Services at Microsoft, Lu has made a drastic journey to the top thanks to what his colleagues call “Qi Time.”