Following are sources of inspiration that we find personally meaningful and, yes, exciting! Enjoy!
This Week’s Additions:
Video: by Roy Sexton, Budweiser Horse Ad from Facebook: http://www.downvids.net/budweiser-039-s-cutest-horse-ad-yet-476211.html
Article: Transforming Habits by Rochelle Moulton, via Twitter, http://rochellemoulton.com/transforming-habits/
Post: “It’s Not That I’m So Smart, It’s Just That I Stay With Problems Longer.” – Albert Einstein – post by Jeanine Hughes, LinkedIn http://jeaninehughes.com/post/63824076415
15 TED Talks That Will Change Your Life, at Mashable http://mashable.com/2013/07/08/ted-talks-change-your-life/?utm_cid=mash-com-fb-main-link
Blog: 30 Famous Quotes That Will Inspire You To Succeed, by Rhyan Lotto, http://rhyanlotto.com/?p=430
Article: The One Thing Successful People Never Do, by Bernard Marr, LinkedIn http://www.linkedin.com/today/post/article/20130715085900-64875646-the-one-thing-successful-people-never-do
Inc. Video: 5 Most Inspirational Videos of 2012 http://www.inc.com/geoffrey-james/5-most-inspirational-videos-of-2012.html
Forbes Video: Forbes Lists Seven Years of Cash Kings Note: you may need to search for this at the Forbes website, since there is no means of copying this or sharing it…but it’s wonderful! http://www.forbes.com/
Article about a global software company who successfully used Gamification to involve all employees in developing the company’s values – Applying Informal Learning Using a Social Gaming Platform, on Learning Solutions Magazine http://www.learningsolutionsmag.com/articles/1251/applying-informal_learning_using#!
Other Longer-Term Favorites:
Article and Videos: How to Sell Almost Anything, by Susan Adams http://www.forbes.com/sites/susanadams/2012/11/27/how-to-sell-almost-anything-3/
Article: Best Advice: Cultivate A Beginner’s Mind, by Anand Chandrasekaran on LinkedIn http://www.linkedin.com/today/post/article/20130226122236-137000-best-advice-cultivate-a-beginner-s-mind
Song with Interview: My First Song by JayZ from YouTube Note: We usually don’t recommend material with profanity but this is an exception. We have found that looking past the language can lead us to an important message. This is one of those times. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2pc3kD2iV8w
Article: Nailing A Presentation In The First Sixty Seconds, by Bruce Kasanoff on LinkedIn http://www.linkedin.com/today/post/article/20130918033719-36792-nailing-a-presentation-in-the-first-60-seconds
Video: Small Differences Lead To Stunning Results by Billy Cox on YouTube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q5zpKevYOFU
Photo Series: Pixar’s 22 Rules of Storytelling, Fast Company http://www.fastcocreate.com/3018559/pixars-22-rules-of-storytelling-visualized?partner=newsletter#21
Article and Photo: Printing the Future by Rita J. King in LinkedIn http://www.linkedin.com/today/post/article/20130927025435-21564708-printing-the-future
From MSN – Musical Inspiration in traffic, T.J. Smith, prankster, ‘Build Me Up Buttercup’ prank makes being stuck in traffic a joy, http://now.msn.com/tj-smith-prankster-sings-build-me-up-buttercup-in-his-car?ocid=vt_fbmsnnow
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