Archive for June, 2005

Mentoring

Thursday, June 30th, 2005

A well-known shortcut to goal achievement is to enlist the help of a mentor — someone who’s already been down a path similar to yours who can help guide you. One of the problems I faced when endeavoring to become a professional speaker was that I knew very little about the business side of speaking. […]

Lessons from Star Trek

Wednesday, June 29th, 2005

One of the best examples of the fulfillment of human potential can actually be found in the Star Trek universe created by Gene Roddenberry. Roddenberry was more than just a TV producer — he was a futurist who spoke at NASA, the Smithsonian Institution, and many universities. His vision began to take root in the […]