Tag Archives: Connection

Everything Matters

Manual Lima, in his TED Talk, A Visual History of Human Knowledge, concludes his presentation with a quote from Bruce Mau’s book, Massive Change: “When everything is connected to everything else, for better or for worse, everything matters.” Great leaders value the power of connectivity. … Continue reading

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Turning Passion on Its Head

In his recent blog post, Turning Passion on Its Head, Seth Godin suggests a shift in focus from doing what we love to loving what we do. Instead of, “do what you love,” perhaps the more effective mantra for the … Continue reading

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The Beauty of Many Voices Creating One Song

A very dear friend recently shared with me composer and conductor Eric Whitacre’s TED video, A Virtual Choir 2,000 Voices Strong.  It is Whitacre’s beautiful and incredible story of creating a choir of voices from across the world – collecting the blended … Continue reading

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What a Well-Tuned Piano Teaches Us

A friend, a lover of great music, told me recently how Frederic Chopin’s piano music enables the pianist to create a rich orchestra out of the piano. His face lit up as he spoke of how the piano – and its … Continue reading

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