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All Fears Are Questions!

Bernard Hiller | Posted 09.20.2016 | Entertainment
Bernard Hiller

All fears are just questions that need to be answered by you. Otherwise, all you're left with is the fear. People who are afraid to pursue the answers to their questions - live in fear! Fear is man's greatest enemy.

The Gift Of Grit (With Gratitude To Angela Duckworth)

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 09.08.2016 | GPS for the Soul
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Jane Simon, M.D.

In summary, the passion and persistence of grit motivates and carries us over rough seas like a well-made surfboard. We can think of an absence of effort like a crack in our surfboard that needs repair.

Be So Good...

Nathan Timmel | Posted 09.07.2016 | Comedy
Nathan Timmel

On Tuesday, August 23rd, I saw two items back-to-back on Facebook. The first was a clip of an old Charlie Rose interview with Steve Martin. It focuse...

Diversity Is Not Just For HR, It Is An All-Agency Priority

Stuart Smith | Posted 08.22.2016 | Business
Stuart Smith

I recently attended ColorComm Conference in Miami, which Ogilvy proudly sponsors. ColorComm, created by Lauren Wesley Wilson, convenes and supports wo...

Everyone Has What It Takes

William Kenower | Posted 08.18.2016 | Books
William Kenower

Several weeks ago I published an essay in The New York Times about how my son, who'd been diagnosed on the autism spectrum when he was seven, taught me that no one is broken.

5 Strategies To Help You Close The Confidence Gap

Paula Davis-Laack | Posted 08.11.2016 | Healthy Living
Paula Davis-Laack

Whether you want to stand up to your annoying sister-in-law or just raise your hand more in meetings, here are five strategies to practice to close the confidence gap:

When Did You Realize You 'Weren't' An Artist?

David Toussaint | Posted 08.04.2016 | Queer Voices
David Toussaint

True artists are built with their expression intact, and we live in a world that doesn't necessarily reward the gene. If success hits, and hits often, then it's terrific and applause is proffered up.

Long Live the Creative Gut

Advertising Week | Posted 07.25.2016 | Business
Advertising Week

By Amy Vaughan, Creative Director, POSSIBLE Cincinnati Look at any industry publication and you’ll find an abundance of articles touting ad tech, a...

The Gig Economy is all about Hustling

Advertising Week | Posted 07.25.2016 | Business
Advertising Week

By Dan Gallagher, VP Brand Strategy & Research, R2C Group While conducting ethnographic research in early 2013 for a digital DIY client, my team came...

The Culture Club: Hiring Talent That Cracks the Code

Andrew Graff | Posted 06.26.2016 | Business
Andrew Graff

To build a successful business, it's imperative that the leaders rally from the start around the core values that define your culture. Whether you're ...

Build For The System

Marc Prine | Posted 06.22.2016 | Business
Marc Prine

Why is your one competitor always first to market with a new innovation? Why is one of your business units routinely beating expectations? These questions are plaguing your business every single day. How can a team that has stayed the same continue to compete when everything around them is changing? I thought change is supposed to be good!

Bring the Best Talent to Your Company: 6 Tips

Jenny Dearborn | Posted 06.14.2016 | Business
Jenny Dearborn

Anyone in business knows that having the right people in the right roles at the right time is critical. But getting that done is harder - and more important - than ever. So how can you attract high-quality applicants to your workforce?

Lazy Leadership: Challenging Today's Leaders

Robert Hall | Posted 06.03.2016 | Business
Robert Hall

Much of what was once done by congressional legislation is now done by judicial decrees, agency rules or presidential executive orders. The New York T...

Why We Must Disrupt the Face of Talent Management

Advertising Week | Posted 06.01.2016 | Business
Advertising Week

By Marie-Claire Barker Chief Talent Officer, Global at MEC Our industry talks constantly about the need to attract better and more diverse talent, ye...

The Most Beautiful Prince Tribute to Date

Nana Karlsson-Ofori | Posted 05.26.2016 | Entertainment
Nana Karlsson-Ofori

A tribute to an icon is no easy feat for any artist. The goal of a tribute is to show admiration and gratitude for life and legacy in addition to creating a moment that touches the hearts of the audience.

America's Talent Gap: Five Areas of Focus

Jamie Merisotis | Posted 05.09.2016 | Education
Jamie Merisotis

Talent is something we should focus on in America these days. Sure, we have amazing athletes, musicians and the latest YouTube sensations. But, we nee...

Building Capacity: This Week In Daily Giving

Ari Nessel | Posted 05.06.2016 | Impact
Ari Nessel

This week at The Pollination Project, we recognize seven individuals from around the world with projects aimed at building the capacity of the communi...

Prince's Death and the Music of My Life

Lisa Ancona-Roach | Posted 04.29.2016 | Entertainment
Lisa Ancona-Roach

The death of Prince last week really knocked me for a loop. As I shared with my son the day of the sad news, his music was a thread woven through much of my young adulthood and beyond.

What Does a Casting Director Do?

Kate McClanaghan | Posted 04.28.2016 | Arts
Kate McClanaghan

It may come as a surprise to most people as to what a casting director actually does, even if you've considered yourself a professional talent for a number of years. It may interest you to know a casting director does not "rep" you; a talent agent represents talent.

Body Building Confidence in a Belly Full of Jelly

Heather Gillis-Harris | Posted 04.27.2016 | Impact
Heather Gillis-Harris

We all come in different shapes and sizes. You can manipulate your body to look a certain way, but you can also do that to your heart and brain, too. Not everyone is cut out to be a body builder--our strengths come in other forms.

The Best Quotes from Time Magazine's 18 Most Influential Artists of 2016

Chelsea Leigh Trescott | Posted 04.25.2016 | Entertainment
Chelsea Leigh Trescott

This week Time Magazine revealed their 2016 list of '100 Most Influential People.' Included are 23 "Pioneers," 15 "Titans," 18 "Artists," 31 "Leaders,...

Making Your Career from Passion: Carlo Alberto Orecchia Shares His Insights on Creative Business

Steve Mariotti | Posted 04.20.2016 | Business
Steve Mariotti

I feel incredibly lucky that my passions became my career. With Zoe Kravitz Professionals working in the arts are almost always working independen...

Exercising Your Writing Muscle

William Kenower | Posted 04.11.2016 | Books
William Kenower

The biggest change that occurs within anyone who exercises their writing muscle is not how they appear, but how they see the world. The writing muscle is a seeing muscle that can't be seen.

The data problem that perpetuates America's ongoing college-value debate

Jamie Merisotis | Posted 04.05.2016 | College
Jamie Merisotis

The March jobs report adds to a pile of conclusive evidence that most of the jobs being created in today's economy require an education beyond high sc...

30 Is The New 40

Lea Stanković | Posted 03.22.2016 | Media
Lea Stanković

Having turned 30 last year, I don't feel much different than a couple of years ago, nor do I feel any adverse effects of aging as yet. Still, what one can witness on social media is that a) 30 is a milestone that 40 once was and b) it is an occasion to take the time out and reevaluate your life as well as recognize your achievements.