Mission Accomplished

It is the custom here at No Rules to take a moment each New Year to decide upon a word to guide us for the rest of the year.   (Here was my 2014 Word of the Year)   This year my word is both frightening and joyful. Keep reading to find out what it […]

Some Days You Gotta Just Listen…

  I woke up this morning to find these three things all waiting in my inbox:   1. A quote from William Arthur Ward: “Nothing limits achievement like small thinking; nothing expands possibilities like unleashed imagination.”   2. This most excellent and inspirational video courtesy of the folks at Copyblogger (I’d never heard of Ze […]

Three Wise Men Who Changed Everything

Longtime followers of No Rules might remember my mentioning an interesting guy named Simon Sinek who posited that people connect with you (whether personally or for business reasons) because of WHY you do what you do, not actually WHAT you do.   I found his ideas fascinating and talked about them HERE earlier this year. […]

If you don’t understand…

I spoke of Simon Sinek before when I raved about his book, Start with Why. Check out this excellent video about connecting with your audience, If You Don’t Understand People, You Don’t Understand Business. In it, he argues that “as individuals and companies, everything that we say and do is a symbol of who we […]

Start with WHY

I previously mentioned Simon Sinek when I posted about his excellent TED talk HERE After I watched Simon’s video, I bought his book, Start with Why. Although it’s aimed at business leaders, I found that it had tons of insight for creatives as well. Simon’s premise is that: People don’t buy WHAT you do. They […]

Do you understand the Power of WHY?

Photo courtesy of oledoe Don’t you love it when you find someone who not only thinks like you do, but who can explain in a rational and scientific way the reason why your gut instincts are right? You all have heard me talk about my sincere belief that the key to success in anything, especially […]

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