This is incredibly hard to watch and one of the scariest things I’ve ever seen. Please, please, please… as a parent, be vigilant, stay informed… love your kids and know what they are doing.
Yesterday I shared a post on what depression feels like and it got a lot of attention. Here’s another one and a perspective that I think is important:
This is what people think depression feels like and what it really is like:
10 things to think about when making that next “To Do” list:
I’ve said it 1,000 times and I’ll continue to say it: Working in technology is one of the very best career paths that young minds and talented folk should seriously consider.
via Seth Godin:
It’s unreasonable to expect extraordinary work from someone who isn’t trusted to create it.
This couldn’t be more true.
My oldest just got her ears pierced and her first pair of earrings on our trip to Honolulu and I’m tripping out a bit.
Wow, do I love this letter that Pete Sampras wrote to his younger self. Pretty inspiring from an all-time great.
Oh, and put the newspaper down. Don’t read what people are saying about you. No good can come of it. And if you do hear or read something negative about yourself, don’t sweat it. Let your racket do the talking.
There is really too much here as not to quote the entire thing.
via General McChrystal:
The wisest decisions are made by those closest to the problem — regardless of their seniority.
Truly empowering your staff to do what they know to be right and the very best for the organization is incredibly tough, regardless of how experienced you are as a leader.
Defining a product is hard work, not just functionally but especially from a marketing and branding point of view.