“Do not be wise in words — be wise in deeds.” – Jewish Proverb Bookmark It
“Know how to listen and you will profit even from those who talk badly.” – Attributed to Plutarch Bookmark It
Let’s stop equating clarity with progress.
Let’s stop associating perfect order with success.
Let’s stop clinging to (our illusion of) control and lean more on our people and the process.
In short, let’s start embracing the mess.
– Matthew Porter
“The American, by nature, is optimistic. He is experimental, an inventor and a builder who builds best when called upon to build greatly.” – Attributed to John F. Kennedy Bookmark It
Ages ago, I served as Creative Director for an international agency. The owner was a bright, young entrepreneur, but he adamantly opposed any further training for his employees because “what if they go somewhere else?” […]
“Don’t worry about people stealing your ideas. If your ideas are any good, you’ll have to ram them down people’s throats.” – Attributed to Howard Aiken Bookmark It