Ideas and Opinions

In 2017, I resolve to free myself from resolutions

February 20, 2017

It's February. You're either a little more than a month in and it's time to reflect on your performance against those New Year's resolutions, or... Continue reading

Can I sit with you at lunch?

February 3, 2017

During my time as a Morehead-Cain Scholar, I learned something called “intentional serendipity”—the idea of setting yourself up to experience the lucky moments that... Continue reading

Plan, pounce, and reinvent: a guide to thriving in the world of non-linear careers

March 30, 2015

Life is a lot more fun in the real world of non-linear careers, so fasten your seatbelt and enjoy the wild ride that awaits. Continue reading

Pondering Tenacious Curiosity

July 16, 2014

By Tom Morris ’74 Recently, I wrote in praise of curiosity (“The Secret Source of Creative Success“—to be found about a dozen blogs below). Today, I have an addendum. A friend yesterday sent me a link to a New York Times article