“If we find ourselves with a desire that nothing in this world can satisfy, the most probable explanation is that we were made for another world.”

~ C.S. Lewis

I would just add: GO, create this another world.
Who else if not you.

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wisdom piece by C.S. Lewis

V :: VIRUS :: make your idea contagious

Everything in Leadership starts with BIG IDEA.

I will repeat it as many times as I can because I think it’s essential.
If you are a leader you should have a stand, a vision, a big picture of the desired end state to inspire people to follow.

Most of the true followers stand by your side not because of you, not because of what you do, but because of why you do it. There is a big idea behind every extraordinary example of leadership, whether it’s a brand, an ideological theory or a movement.

And if you want to make it work,
your idea needs to be a virus.

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[Model of a Virus by eviltomthai on flickr]

“Don’t ask what the world needs. Ask what makes you come alive, and go do it. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.”

~ Howard Thurman

wisdom piece by Howard Thurman

“There is no unemployment in the World of Warcraft”
says Jane McGonigal



Why do we prefer imaginary worlds to the real one?

“Games like World of Warcraft give players the means to save worlds, and incentive to learn the habits of heroes. What if we
could harness this gamer power to solve real-world problems?
Jane McGonigal says we can, and explains how.”
– says intro to that video at ted.com

But seriously, will gamers save a real world?
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