Stand Out From the Crowd: Tip 9 – Do The Grunt Work

As a first year teacher I was eager to make a good impression.  The superintendent of the school district I worked for at the time, met with each new teacher for about 10 minutes in the first few months of the year.  This was the biggest meeting of my nascent professional career and I was excited to … Continue reading Stand Out From the Crowd: Tip 9 – Do The Grunt Work

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One Grip Higher: Hard. Valuable. Fun.

Max Levchin, co-founder of PayPal and a range other big time Silicon Valley juggernauts, has a simple yet powerful life philosophy. Hard. Valuable. Fun. His genius and success have been built on an unrelenting commitment to only work on projects that meet these three criteria. A recent article by Fast Company Magazine offers a fascinating … Continue reading One Grip Higher: Hard. Valuable. Fun.