Learn three red-hot strategies for success to apply to your business and life from SparkFire’s Chris Fagan. In her recent TedTalk-Style presentation at Business Theatre Live, she describes how she found fire in the coldest place on earth, Antarctica, and leaves you inspired to reach for new possibilities. Take a 17-minute break, watch her talk, and spark your fire.
On January 18, 2014, I stood at the South Pole with my husband Marty after 48-days of skiing across the cold, barren, windswept continent of Antarctica. Our South Pole expedition began with the spark of an idea three years earlier, during a casual conversation in which Marty asked, “What do you think about going to the South Pole?”
As I slowly processed his words, a neon DO NOT ENTER sign flashed through my mind. Who would care for our son? … Read more
What if there was a way for your business to create good?
I’m talking about real good. Authentically good. Do good. Feel good. Deliciously good.
I believe there is a deep flaw in business today. A gap in our thinking. A missed opportunity. Good should not be reserved for non-profits, for discussions of social responsibility, for fringe companies that do something good while making a profit. Good should be a part of every business vision or mission, whether overtly stated … Read more
I have a confession to make. I’m addicted to generating ideas. There is nothing better than a blank sheet of paper, begging for new ideas. I can easily spend hours generating ideas for virtually any problem, challenge or creative need. Lucky for me, at SparkFire I work with clients to help them generate breakthrough ideas for their businesses. When it comes to my own ideas, I sometimes lose momentum when moving an idea from a concept in my mind to … Read more