Many of us are too young to remember President Kennedy’s call to service, but we’re all familiar with those famed words: “Ask not what your country can do for you, but what you can do for your country.” That proclamation mobilized an entire generation of Do Gooders to the likes rarely seen. Continue reading
Profound: adverb – a very great or intense emotion.
Be profoundly positive. A simple concept with tremendous ramifications. After deciding to leave Apple and start GoVoluntr, this concept has become so prevalent in many ways. During my time at Apple there was something Ron Johnson (former VP of Apple Retail) would always say to his leaders and reports. “Be Profoundly Positive.” It sounds cliche and typical of an executive to say and most may not pay heed to a mantra so generic, but as I’ve been working on getting GoVoluntr up off the ground with some successes coupled with it’s challenges, I’ve experienced so many instances where this is needed in all of us, in every level, everyday.