I. FROM THE BATTLEFIELD
Stories I found on the battlefield called life... or when I was surfing the internet.
The Tragedy of Small Expectations (and the Trap of Small Dreams) — A pinch of (healthy) reality for my too idealistic mind. Expectations work in two ways.
Why Stephen Curry Never Should Have Been an NBA Champion — I'm a big Bulls fan, but I couldn't help but share this great underdog story. Yes, before he became the league MVP and NBA Champion, Steph Curry was an underdog.
The Stories We Tell Ourselves — A great read in case you don’t like the story you’re living. (Tip: Only you can change it.)
Creative Ways to Succeed in the Knowledge Economy — Some inspiring stories about succeeding in the new economy. (Tip: Not for negative people.)
15 Reminders You Need When You Feel Like Giving Up — "Don’t worry about mistakes and failures, worry about what you’re giving up when you don’t even try.” Plus, 14 more reminders.
Why It's Time to Forget the Pecking Order at Work — Success at work is not about being the best anymore. It is about working together. I highly recommend watching this TED talk by Margaret Hefferman.
5 Entrepreneurs You Should Start Following Now as a Young Entrepreneur — Another great post by a member of our CTL community. Rocky just started his blog and all I can say is, he’s awesome.
II. FROM THE ARCHIVES
An important lesson from history... or simply a blog post from the archives.
- 6 Lessons from Going to the Cinemas (Part One) — Because there’s always something you can learn from watching a movie. Even before or after watching a movie.