The feeling is so strong, it is nothing less than ministerial in its approach and commitment. I spent hours with Bart Giamatti. He was President of Yale University. It was a fascinating session.
I know all of the great fundraisers I interviewed for my book. I worked with all of them. I believe I know what makes them tick. The characteristics I’m going to identify resulted from a study that George Gallup Jr. conducted among 1,000 men and women he considered to be, “the most successful in their […]
You know darn well there are some 4-letter words you would never use. At least not in polite company! You can imagine what they are. And there are some other 4-letter words that are just plain downers: Evil. Foul. Base. Vile. Me, I love to use 4-letter words. Here is a list of some of […]
This comes from Bill Crouch. He’s Managing Partner of the firm. Gerda Grimshaw posted the question “What makes you happy?” on a TED discussion group on LinkedIn. Jeffrey Donovan who wrote the fascinating book, How to Deliver a Ted Talk, then categorized the responses in order to understand the secret behind contentment.
1. Indecision is the key to flexibility. 2. There is absolutely no substitute for a total lack of preparation.