Archive: November 15, 2009 - November 21, 2009
Mentors and advisers are everywhere--in person, on line and even in the form of tweets.
By Alexis Rodich | November 20, 2009; 3:15 PM ET | Comments (0)
When the expectation was that I would be a major player at the school, I learned to see myself and my possibilities, in a different light.
By Alexis Rodich | November 20, 2009; 9:30 AM ET | Comments (1)
Choices in lighting and camera angle made me aware of elements of the music that I otherwise would have missed. Would I have heard the violin in just that way if I had not seen the violinist's hand quiver just before she plucked the string?
By Alexis Rodich | November 19, 2009; 3:02 PM ET | Comments (0)
If I've learned anything over the past several months, its that pausing for a moment to recognize small victories and congratulate your awesome team on a job well done, can be incredibly sustaining.
By Alexis Rodich | November 19, 2009; 8:36 AM ET | Comments (0)
What I realize, however, is that D.C. is not the issue, its the lifestyle I've created for myself here that no longer quite fits.
By Alexis Rodich | November 18, 2009; 5:00 PM ET | Comments (0)
What I appreciate most about this post is the suggestion that the characteristics that distinguish successful teams, whether in music or technology, are not overly complicated or exclusive.
By Alexis Rodich | November 18, 2009; 12:36 PM ET | Comments (0)
Despite the economic downturn, I know several startups in the process of raising money.
By Alexis Rodich | November 17, 2009; 3:15 PM ET | Comments (0)
Gary Vaynerchuk's speech from the Web 2.0 Expo is one of my favorites when I need a reminder of what it really means to be tenacious.
By Alexis Rodich | November 17, 2009; 9:05 AM ET | Comments (0)
Rather than focus on why things might not work, focus on why they can and should. Develop a vision of what a successful outcome looks like, then get down to the details of what would make that vision a reality.
By Alexis Rodich | November 16, 2009; 3:26 PM ET | Comments (0)