Tag: #motivation

So we can rise

It’s almost formulaic, isn’t it? In almost every narrative of heroism, the hero finds him or herself in a very low point, in a spot where it seems impossible to make a come back and beat the bad guys. In “Superman Returns”, we see Superman near drowning in the ocean after being beaten and stabbed with a shard of kryptonite.…

Leadership and management and authority and such

I’m taking a course in “strategic leadership” this term, and I am very much looking forward to the rest of it. It’s a small class, but I can see that it is going to be challenging and entertaining, and, best of all, I’m going to learn a lot from it. The two course instructors have decades of experience in public…

Running from the zombies

I went and bought an app for my iPhone called “Zombies, Run!” It’s an app that tracks your progress as you run, keeping tabs on your speed, distance, calories burned, etc. Pretty standard stuff until you realize the real functionality of the app. This app is actually an immersive game where you are the protagonist, and you’re running from zombies.…