What Does Success Look Like?

Success is a problem. I mean, as a word. It’s a complicated notion that’s often given a simple definition. The associations are accomplishments, tangible gains, and an antithesis to any kind of failure. For me, it’s too simplistic an idea — considering, for one, that we’re unable to see far enough into the future to […]

Zirtual LearningZ, May 9

Time for a Thursday TEDTalk? This one’s good & short, I promise! Angela Lee Duckworth was a schoolteacher. She wanted to do some learning of her own and set out to find out what made certain people successful. The answer was one word. Grit Grit, it turns out, she found was the secret to success […]