Seattle is well known for lots of things. Besides the rainy climate, dead rock stars, environmental activists, micro-brews and mediocre sports teams, we’re home to more than our share of global brands — Amazon, Starbucks, Microsoft and Boeing among others. Innovation and creativity thrive here. Perhaps fueled by all those lattes we drink. Not to mention [Read more…]
Every now and then you come across a gem to share broadly with others: What Matters Now, a compilation of great ideas by brilliant thinkers and change agents. Agent provocateur Seth Godin has produced this compilation and offers it as a free downloadable ebook from his blog. He encourages like-minded folk who are sick and tired of the status quo to do likewise.
Each of these big thinkers has offered up pearls of wisdom from their life’s experience or their professional adventures — and some of their notions will resonate for days after in your mind. It’s easy to consume: one big idea per page.
For example, consider this gem [Read more…]