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  • Erika shared from Real Business of IT: How CIOs Create and Communicate Value by Richard Hunter, George Westerman
    When we are no longer able to change a situation, we are challenged to change ourselves.-Victor Frankl
    Note: Beautifully said.
  • Erika shared from Real Business of IT: How CIOs Create and Communicate Value by Richard Hunter, George Westerman
    When we are no longer able to change a situation, we are challenged to change ourselves.-Victor Frankl
    Note: I know this well. Beautifully said.
  • Erika shared from No Ordinary Time: Franklin & Eleanor Roosevelt: The Home Front in World War II by Doris Kearns Goodwin
    Overall, it was a masterpiece, Lilienthal concluded, “the color and the imagery of his style, the wonderful use of balance and alliteration and the way he used his voice to put emotions into his words. Why at one point he made a growling sound that sounded like the British lion!
    Note: Speech writing and delivery at its best.
  • Erika shared from No Ordinary Time: Franklin & Eleanor Roosevelt: The Home Front in World War II by Doris Kearns Goodwin
    “How to preserve the freedoms of democracy in the world. How really to make democracy work at home and prove it is worth preserving . . . . These are the questions the youth of today must face and we who are older must face them too.
    Note: Eleanor Roosevelt's words from 73 yrs ago couldn't be more relevant today
  • Erika shared from No Ordinary Time: Franklin & Eleanor Roosevelt: The Home Front in World War II by Doris Kearns Goodwin
    “How to preserve the freedoms of democracy in the world. How really to make democracy work at home and prove it is worth preserving . . . . These are the questions the youth of today must face and we who are older must face them too.
    Note: Eleanor Roosevelt's words from 73 yrs ago couldn't be more relevant today
  • Erika shared from The Lucifer Effect: Understanding How Good People Turn Evil by Philip Zimbardo
    No man is an island, entire of itself…any man’s death diminishes me, because I am involved in mankind; and therefore never send to know for whom the bell tolls; it tolls for thee. (Meditations 27)
  • Erika shared from The World Is Flat : A Brief History of the Twenty-first Century by Thomas L. Friedman
    In China today, Bill Gates is Britney Spears. In America today, Britney Spears is Britney Spears—and that is our problem.
    Note: Brilliant
  • Erika shared from The World Is Flat : A Brief History of the Twenty-first Century by Thomas L. Friedman
    “If you jump off sand and another person jumps off a hard floor,” asked Seidman, “who jumps higher? The person who jumps off a hard floor, of course. Well, trust is that hard floor. It is what gives you the predictability that allows you to take a big leap…Without
    Note: Great quote about trust