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Reconsidering ‘Think Different’

What does Think Different really mean? Artists dance between chasing their own ideas while respecting that others may have a different perspective.  We all Think Different, but where does this all come from and where is it going? This twisting of simple words struck me hard about a year ago.

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Learning from Fear

Winning feels great, but we don’t learn much from it. Why then do we spend so much time and expend so much effort controlling as many details as we can so we don’t fail? There is a fine but fuzzy line here, as to not apply all your grit towards

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Life Lessons from Legos™

At their core, Legos are standardized pieces of colored plastic.  Attend any birthday party for a kid under 12 and there will surely be a Millenium Falcon or a Saturn V rocket  or maybe just a cool monster truck. In each case, numbered bags and detailed directions allow them (often

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Why this now?

About 15 years ago, I leaned into my fear of controlling everything in my life, and bought a sailboat for $12,500. I’d never touched a sailboat before, and it returned my (intended) caress with  the ferocity of a baseball bat to the face. I’d adopted its rhythms as my own,

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