overcoming failure

The Magic of Failure!

The Magic of Failure!

by Terrill Fischer

A while ago I was watching a magic lecture by a young up and coming mentalist named Peter Turner. He is taking the art of mentalism in new direction with his bold style. His presentation was about being bold and fearless in presenting magic. He talked a lot about building […]

By |January 6th, 2015|overcoming failure, risk taking|0 Comments

Four Principles Of Play That Can Transform Your Organization


“The heart of improvisation (play) is transformation” – Viola Spolin.

Play in organizations is only occasionally about toys, games, and funny hats. When improvisational play is embraced as an organizational mind-set, there is, quite literally, play in the system.

This kind of play is necessary in a culture that must respond to change or be able to shift rapidly […]

Play is a Necessary Element for Transformation!

Play is a necessary element for transformation because when we play, we take risks and we try new things. When we were younger, risk taking seemed to come naturally and effortlessly. But not so much as adults it seems. Why? Fear of failure! The biggest deterrent to trying new things and taking risks is […]

By |November 20th, 2013|overcoming failure, Play, play storming, risk taking|0 Comments