Archive for April 28th, 2011

Leadership Tactic #47: 10,000 Hours

Leadership Tactic #47: 10,000 Hours

Malcolm Gladwell writes about the concept that 10,000 hours of deliberate practice can make you great…at anything. He uses the examples of Bill Gates, who started working with computers for hours each day when he was a boy, and the Beatles, who played long, long sets every night to make ends meet early on. A […]


Bronx Zoo to Let One Animal Escape Each Month

Bronx Zoo to Let One Animal Escape Each Month

NEW YORK, New York (AP) – Riding on their recent wave of fame involving a cobra on the loose, the Bronx Zoo has decided to allow one animal to escape each month. “We’ll keep going until we second-guess ourselves,” said zoo warden James Partizzi. The idea was recommended by the publicity firm Starks & Harrison, […]