Valentines Day

Happy Valentines Day

“Gravity is not responsible for people falling in love-” -Albert Einstein

Wishing  my readers an early Happy Valentines Day today!  Since the big day is only days away – today’s post celebrates love with a series of images and quotes:

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Olympians of the Tech World

Tech Olympians on www.CourtneyPrice.comWe are currently immersed in an inspiring few weeks. Just last week the Superbowl delivered the greats of football and advertising. This week commences eighteen days of winter sport greatness at the Sochi Olympics. Let’s take a moment to step away from the TV and recognize a few of the heroes of the tech world, because without the technology we take for granted daily, these events would not be nearly so accessible, sharable or fun. Do you ever wonder where it is all headed?  Here are a few clues from people who would know: [Read more...]

Happy New Year

Let’s toast to the new year. If you are like me, you may find it challenging to come up with the perfect impromptu toast when occasion warrants one… so I have chosen a few from a wonderful book of Toasts to help ring in the New Year, an especially good book to have on hand if you plan to have the kind of year that will include reasons to celebrate!

Champagne at a party, New years eve, champagne toast

 “Be at war with your vices, at peace with your neighbors, and let every new year find you a better man.” -Benjamin Franklin [Read more...]

Biz Stone: on Being An Entrepreneur

Biz Stone

Photo Credit: Reuters, Adam Hunger

” I think an artist and an entrepreneur are the same thing…you have to be willing to go out on a limb. If not, your creativity is going to be mediocre.” -Biz Stone

…says internet entrepreneur, who went on to work for Google, before cofounding Twitter. He would know. 

Unplug

“Wherever you are – be all there.” Jim Elliot

Give Yourself the Silent Treatment. Unplug from technology every now and then.

I know, easier said than done. Your gadgets tether you to a non stop world you know well.

iphone coffee, social media

Every now and then turn them off and explore new places. Expose yourself to new things, to new ideas. We are all busy. How much time do any of us have?  The truth is, we do not know- and we should not assume we are on the Methuselah plan. What or who do we make time for? Are we doing this out of habit or choice and is it [Read more...]