The Go-Giver, a business book written as a fable, addresses the importance of giving. I remember always being told – but I cannot remember by whom – that it is better to give than receive, and I always thought that, that made no sense. The authors of The Go-Giver: A Little Story About a Powerful Business […]
Book Review: Best-Loved Folktales of the World by Joanna Cole Reviewed by Avil M. Beckford When was the last time you ventured into the land of make believe? Best-Loved Folktales of the World by Joanna Cole allowed me to do just that. As an active reader, I was really engaged and found myself getting really […]
Life is about taking chances, and it doesn’t matter how much due diligence is done, one can never anticipate everything. Despite this, doing nothing is not an option. Always try to mitigate your risks. Jude Smiley, principal of RainMaker Inc. shares her story. Describe a business challenge you had and how you resolved it. Challenge: A […]
When you think of a mentor, what comes to your mind? Perhaps you think of a champion with whom you meet with regularly. Or, a person who guides you. But, does a mentor have to be a live person? Could a mentor be a book, or even an interview? I think so! I call these types […]
The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett is really about the transformative power of finding “passion” which gives meaning to life.