I started this blog a year ago, and I've learned a lot since then. It felt impossible to put my ideas out there and share them with the world, but here we are. Here's why the time to start something new is now. >>
When you travel, you experience something completely different. You move through different streets, trails, homes, places; you meet new people who see the world through different eyes. Travel shakes us up and sets us down somewhere new. Why travel makes you more innovative >>
When we dream about innovation, we think of grand new ideas that catapult us into the future. We dream of flying cars and robots from the Jetsons or transporters from Star Trek. Something completely new.
Innovation, though, isn't about new so much as it's about different. And different doesn't mean it has to come out of nowhere.
If you're not watching Chef's Table on Netflix, you should be. The food documentary series introduces you to famous chefs around the world, their philosophies, and of course, their cuisines. But in the course of watching the series, I've learned quite a bit about leadership—and quite a few lessons you can apply to the business world, too.
Music powers people. It sets the mood and can influence how much work actually gets done. With the rise of music streaming services like Spotify, 8tracks, and Pandora, there's no excuse not to find the perfect list of tracks tailored just for you. Especially when so-and-so is yammering on in the next cube over...just put headphones on and flow. Read on for my favorite playlists to get sh*t done.