Games for Learning English. Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower. McKinsey Quarterly: The Online Journal of McKinsey & Company. Positive Leadership: Standing Up When Your Ego Tells You To Sit Down. –By Schon Beechler On Friday and Saturday I posted two blogs regarding my recent failed teaching experience in India last week.
I shared this story for two primary reasons. First, I shared my story to solicit input from others that I can use to help me understand what went wrong this time so that I can use it in the future. I plan to return to India to teach and making the experience a valuable one for the participants is the most important objective I have. But I also shared my story for another reason – I think that it’s important to talk about our failures to help others benefit from our mistakes. Blue Ocean Strategy: Making the Competition Irrelevant Indifference is the true Startup Competitor. Last weekend I was at SxSW to give a talk on Startup Pivots at the Lean Startup event held there.
It was an excellent event put on by Eric Ries and Dave McClure. All the stars of the game were there; I was honored to be included.