The Story (http://www.examiner.com/article/mexican-fisherman-meets-harvard-mba-rich-reminder-of-what-really-matters-life) A vacationing American businessman standing on the pier of a quaint coastal fishing village in southern Mexico watched as a small boat with just one young Mexican fisherman pulled into the dock. Inside the small boat were several large yellowfin tuna. Enjoying the warmth of the early afternoon sun, the American complimented
Brilliant, now we have another excerpt from the great book “The Power of Pull” by John Hagel III, John Seely Brown and Lang Davison, it has been published on Deloitte Review pages. Access, Attract and Achieve are the key AAA+ activities, so if you want to really make an impact as an individual, community or
Ana, I was happy to find your recorded presentation and watched it with great curiosity. It is not often when I have seen such a professional and understandable approach to the topic. Even the title is perfect…. thanks! I want to share it here and comment some of the issues raised. Ana describes nicely
”For almost two centuries, Spain has hosted an enormously popular Christmas lottery. Based on the payout, it is the biggest lottery in the world and nearly all Spaniards play. In the mid-1970s, a man sought a ticket that ended in 48. He found a ticket, bought it, and won the lottery. When asked why he was
You can view an excerpt from here. My review of the whole book will be published here soon.
The book “Serendipity Machine” by Sebastian Olma is out and can be downloaded here. My review of it will be published here soon, but here is already a review by Joachim Lohkamp.
This is a JELLYWEEK 2013 session organized by CoMalski / Luovat ry – a new coworking community in Lahti Finland. The topic is “Designing a platform for creative industries” and the issue was discussed between local experts and online contributors Anni Roolf (Germany), Leila Pais de Miranda (Brazil) and Sebastian Olma (Netherlands). Coworking space design
Mysticism and synchronicity have been present from the beginning. When we decided to undertake the mission entrusted in a dream to my husband by his daughter Ana Mercedes, who had died in a car accident aged 15, we had only two things: a commitment to execute it with excellence in her memory; and faith that
There is a interesting road show around Netherlands next week (19.-21.12) organized by Seats2Meet in order to support the launch of their promotional book “Serendipity Machine”. The venues and the timetable from the link:http://theserendipitymachine.com/home
Serendipity is often called as a lucky or happy accident, but let’s make this clear now. Serendipity is not an accident, serendipity is the quality of mind! An accident or a chance encounter might turn out to be serendipitous if there is enough sagacity, awareness and good fortune for allowing the insight. And the final