Yearly Archives: 2011

The Case for Optimism and Global Economic Recovery

October 28, 2011 by Speakers' Spotlight

I was in Billings, Montana recently, speaking at the annual meeting of a financial group. The audience included a large cross section of business executives from throughout the Midwest. My talk centr...

Kids Are Not Bananas

October 27, 2011 by Speakers' Spotlight

What you are about to read could sound like bragging - but I promise you, it's more of a confession than a badge of honour. Here it is: I lasted three years without yelling at my kids.

How To Be Attractive

October 21, 2011 by Speakers' Spotlight

Guest blog from Josh Linkner We all want to be attractive.  To get to the next level in our lives, we are trying to “attract” people: investors, employees, voters, customers, suppliers, friends, ...

The Night the Lighthouse Went Out

October 17, 2011 by Speakers' Spotlight

We've lost a lighthouse. Steve Jobs, the man who stood for so much more than sleek design or innovation, the man who stood for people, is gone.

Simon Sinek

Stay hungry. Stay foolish.

October 14, 2011 by Speakers' Spotlight

I was working away tonight and had turned off all distractions when I got a text from my girlfriend. "Did you hear Steve Jobs died?"

Ron Tite