Monthly Archives: February 2012

Halftime in America: The Power of Story

February 24, 2012 by Speakers' Spotlight

A day or so ago on the Harvard Business Review Readers discussion group the topic was posted: What did you learn from the best Super Bowl ad? The Super Bowl is a huge marketing showcase… of which ...

David Hurst

How 3 Great Companies Work

February 23, 2012 by Speakers' Spotlight

Einstein observed that no matter how smart you are, or how long you ponder, you can never be sure how a watch works unless you look inside. He was making a point about understanding the universe, whic...

The Bullying Epidemic and How We Can End it

February 13, 2012 by Speakers' Spotlight

Bullying is rampant in America and Canada. Thousands of kids are picked on, insulted, beat up and called derogatory names each day for anything perceived as being "different." Reports estimate that ...

Dr. John Izzo

Is It Time for You to Finally Step Up?

February 7, 2012 by Speakers' Spotlight

Years ago, when I was secretly dreaming about someday becoming an author and a speaker who would (hopefully) change lives, I pulled a bestselling motivational book off the shelf at my neighborhood lib...

The Power of Adventure

February 2, 2012 by Speakers' Spotlight

As more and more companies seek inventive ways to rekindle the elusive traits of curiosity, creativity and down-right bravery in their work place, it is becoming common to stumble upon references to t...