Author Archives: chriscouture2013

Misconception of Passion

The mistake that we make is that we define passion to be the ‘thing’ we’re interested in. So we’ll say stuff like ‘my passion is music’, or ‘my passion is business”. But thats not what passion is. We confuse passion … Continue reading

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The Root of Patience

We believe that patience is the ability to wait, but I think its deeper than that. Patience comes from the Latin word ‘pati’, which means to suffer or endure. So patience isn’t just an ability to wait, its an ability … Continue reading

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Leadership 101: Part 1

So I’ve decided to drop a little insight for aspiring leaders. Enjoy 1.  Make Others Feel Safe to Speak-Up Many times leaders intimidate their colleagues with their title and power when they walk into a room.   Successful leaders deflect attention … Continue reading

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Leadership Series

I find that in many companies today, there are a lot of great managers (and poor ones), but also some really horrible leaders. I often say that we blur the line between management and leadership. They are not the same. … Continue reading

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Believe In Yourself

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The Perils of Youth

I had an interesting conversation with an older gentleman. He asked me ‘why are young people so lazy?’ I got upset. I asked him ‘have you ever woken up one morning, knowing you didn’t have much to do, so you … Continue reading

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Passion Testimony | Your story has the power to inspire

Come to Dreams & Cocktails with your Passion Testimony. Guests will have the opportunity to share the story and journey behind their passion. They will get a chance to open up about obstacles, share some advice with things they may … Continue reading

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The Power of Motivation

I love this TEDTalk. Very powerful and very moving.

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Inspirational Moment

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Passion Unveiled

If you believe you’re living, think again! Share this video! Let’s keep the inspiration moving.

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