Start at the Roots

Mission Newsletter, 12/20/18 “We will never know ourselves if we do not know our history.” -Maulana Karenga The Story The gravel stung as his face scraped against it. The weight of the men on top of him was suffocating. He struggled to wrestle himself free, but he wasn’t strong enough to escape. All he could do was […]

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Reimagining Public Transit

“Transportation is the center of the world! It is the glue of our daily lives. When it goes well, we don’t see it. When it goes wrong, it negatively colors our day, makes us feel angry and impotent, curtails our possibilities.” -Robin Chase The Story Imagine a city ten times the size of London, whose population […]

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One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish… White Fish?

“If your content isn’t driving conversation, you’re doing it wrong.” –Dan Roth The Story The CEO’s large tuna business was facing hard times. His crews hadn’t had any large scores in their usual territory and their business was on the brink of failure. Growing more desperate by the day, he sent his crews out to try different fishing […]

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The Fourth Industrial Revolution

“We must develop a comprehensive and globally shared view of how technology is affecting our lives and reshaping our economic, social, cultural, and human environments. There has never been a time of greater promise, or greater peril.” -Klaus Schwab The Story The hurricane dropped more than 40 inches of water in less than 4 days. The […]

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Authenticity Is Your Now

How to add depth to your voice and create from a place that matters to you Authenticity is not a fixed point on a map. It’s fluid, much like your identity, and shifts over the course of your life. It’s easier to trick yourself into believing the feel-good advice that your voice comes from a sudden revelation. […]

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