New museum in Sweden celebrates the failure necessary for progress and innovation

Perhaps it should come as little surprise that Sweden's new Museum of Failure sounds like the perfect museum for a person like me. Jason Zasky, writing for Failure Magazine (which is now one of my favorite subscriptions), reports the following: The Museum of Failure isn’t on any list of the Top Things to do in … Continue reading New museum in Sweden celebrates the failure necessary for progress and innovation

Lessons from the Japanese bath | Presentation Zen

Garr Reynolds is one of my all time heroes. He brings the simple and natural elegance of zen practice and philosophy to the seemingly unlikely world of business presentations. This is not just beyond bullet points, but beyond preconception. And that is at the heart of his latest book, The Naked Presenter: Delivering Powerful Presentations With or Without Slides, which was inspired (in part) by the Japanese bath:

Early morning fire forces downtown hotel evacuation | SignOnSanDiego.com

Link: Early morning fire forces downtown hotel evacuation | SignOnSanDiego.com A downtown hotel was evacuated early Monday after a fire broke out at an outdoor bar. The blaze at the W Hotel on West B Street near State Street was reported just after 3:30 a.m., a dispatcher with the San Diego Fire-Rescue Department said. When … Continue reading Early morning fire forces downtown hotel evacuation | SignOnSanDiego.com