Archive for the ‘Hard Work’ Category

Be More With Less? The Mexican Surfer And The American Venture Capitalist

Thing Learned It is easier to plagiarize and modify an existing parable than to write your own. Now that we’ve got that out of the way, on to the story (with a concept attribution to Heinrich Böll 1*Heinrich Böll ) More With Less Hmm, More with less… great concept. Sounds like what I secretly overheard my wife saying […]


What Separates Good Athletes From Great Athletes… Got Grit?

One single What separates successful athletes (successful people) from other athletes? I was watching a sports program where the station was interviewing an ‘inner-city youth’ who was just in ninth grade, but was already a basketball star. College coaches had sent initial contact letters. The interviewer noticed that that the youth had a basketball with him and […]