“Your résumé starts the entire job search process; it is the one and only emissary that will go into the company you’d like to work for. lt stands between you and any job you’d love to have. It is arguably the most important piece of paper you will generate in your lifetime” – What Does Somebody Have to Do to Get A Job Around Here? by Cynthia Shapiro
Composer/Filmmaker/Artist Salomon Ligthelm has found the sole reason why he creates. His most authentic work comes from a place of surrender and service to others.
Reject the voice inside that says “you are what you do” and give in to The Great Abyss. Find why you create.
In this in-depth talk, ethnographer and leadership expert Simon Sinek reveals the hidden dynamics that inspire leadership and trust. In biological terms, leaders get the first pick of food and other spoils, but at a cost. When danger is present, the group expects the leader to mitigate all threats even at the expense of their personal well-being. Understanding this deep-seated expectation is the key difference between someone who is just an “authority” versus a true “leader.”
For more on this topic, check out Sinek’s latest book Leaders Eat Last: Why Some Teams Pull Together and Others Don’t.
“Your business should be a vehicle for helping you live and leave a legacy. Your business should help you fulfill your purpose. The most important conversation you ever have is the one with yourself. Your affirmations are statements of who you are and who you will be. They shape the kind of business you will run and in turn the type of life you will lead.” - (7L) The Seven Levels of Communication: | Michael J. Maher
“List your clients in order of revenue,” Frank told me. “Then, take your top-paying clients and separate them into two categories: great clients and everyone else, from the ho-hum clients to the clients who annoy you so much, you cringe when they call you. Keep the great, top-paying clients, and cut the rest. Every single one” - The Pumpkin Plan: A Simple Strategy to Grow a Remarkable Business in Any Field | Mike Michalowicz
When you read the same books like everyone else, you dont learn anything new. Its just like skating to where the puck is. But reading should be more about insight into the human experience, about understanding. Over the last five years Ryan Holiday has recommended hundreds of amazing and life-changing books. In this presentation he shares some of the underrated , unexpected and often undiscovered favourites.