Zach’s Blog

How a Cab Driver Inspired Me to Quit My Job

In 2007, a Washington, DC cab driver inspired me to quit my job to find my purpose. I can still hear the menacing dial tone in my brain to this day and the advice, oh God, the advice. “If you keep your hand on the button in the phone cradle and don’t put the handset … Read more

Ditch the Mission Statement: 3 Ways to Create a Purpose-Oriented Team

It may be time to ditch the traditional mission statement. In the ESPN 30 for 30 documentary “The Gospel According to Mac.” The film tells the story of the University of Colorado’s inspiring 1990 football National Championship run. While sports metaphors tend to be tired and overdone in motivational conference keynote speeches, this story is markedly … Read more