"In our culture, we make it feel like you’re either a success or a failure- and that if you fail, that’s it. But it’s just not true. Everyone loves a comeback.” -Sallie Krawcheck The pursuit of perfectionism is a losing game, and I should know because I've been playing it most of my life. I still like to think that I can help it, that one day I’ll grow out of this tendency. I realize that's partly where the problem lies. Some of what makes us who we are is hard-wired. We don'
Why Purple? I often get asked this question in response to telling people my company’s name. It’s simple: Purple is a color most often associated with courage and creativity. I believe that the mindset of the visionary leaders and social entrepreneurs who will shape the future must be grounded equally in both. We need courage to stare down obstacles and creativity to see beyond what’s obvious in discovery of bold solutions. To think purple is to be consciously attuned to the