“Three full-grown men in a 9-by-10 cell,” he said.
Never hope for it more than you work for it.Read More
This piece appeared on POV: What You Really Need at BU In honor of a tweet I saw a couple weeks ago by BU, I thought I’d track back to my freshman year and list 3 things I wish I would’ve brought to kick off my college years! 1) Fearlessness. I was terrified…like all the…Read More
Last week I had the opportunity to travel to Seattle to visit the Microsoft headquarters and take part in their annual Imagine Cup, the world’s leading student technology competition. Thirty-four student teams representing 34 countries competed for the grand prize, $50,000 towards building out their companies and in turn, their dreams. The winners were judged…Read More
On my weekly commute to New York, I got a call from a co-worker who asked if I was free next week…as in 3 days. It was Friday and he was referring to Monday. He didn’t say why but insisted I stay by my email. After getting antsy waiting for an email, I decided to…Read More
There is no secret to success. Growing up secretly watching Oprah from behind the couch, I instilled the belief in me that the most successful people in the world did nothing but follow their intuition by doing what felt right to them. As I’ve grown up, I have held onto this idea and have discovered…Read More
In November of 2014, by God’s grace, I had the opportunity to be a keynote speaker at a youth leadership conference in Ankara, Turkey. I was told by the organizers that it was one the the first types of these kinds of conferences in Ankara that focus on youth; investing in youth is just now…Read More
2013 was a year that proved dreams do come true. It was a year that proved you don’t ever stop learning, and that with great faith all things are possible. Yet it also showed another truth….that sometimes no matter how much you have, there will always be a bug in you that wants more. Believe…Read More