Louis C.K. on Positive Discomfort

It’s easy to start feeling content. Just ask any leader who has stopped being innovative. I prefer to take the Louis C.K. approach. “You’ve got…

Seth Rogen on Flexibility

A common mistake amongst leaders is that in the midst of a project, they become rigid. That’s when Seth Rogen can step in to remind…

Chris Hardwick on Goal Attainment

Have you ever set a big goal, achieved it, and walked away feeling unfulfilled? Maybe you were too focused on the end and didn’t take…

Counting Crows on Change

There is no finish line. Leaders are competitive by nature, so this idea is unsettling, but it is the truth. Success is a moving target…

Leslie Knope on Energy

I am always struck by Leslie Knope’s work ethic. It’s not a motivation to get promoted or earn more money, it’s her determination to make…