I’ve always wondered just how many abandoned Walmarts are sitting out there, taking up space as they fall apart. A glance at WalMartReality.com seems to imply there are about 80 properties for sale or lease across the U.S. I don’t know if that includes everything that has been vacated by the retail giant or just […]

If I were to wish for anything I would not wish for wealth and power, but for the passionate sense of what can be, for the eye, which, ever young and ardent, sees the possible. Pleasure disappoints, possibility never. And what wine is so sparkling, what so fragrant, what so intoxicating as possibility? – Soren Kierkegaard, […]

I’ve been to a handful of IBM SmartCamps and the vibe is always optimistic, always about possibility. Why wouldn’t it be with startup companies pitching ideas in front of mentors and VCs, and then to the public after a lunch break to assimilate the morning feedback they received? It’s all about forward thinking. Even an attempt […]

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Seven years ago I first read Ben and Rosamund Zanders’ wonderful book, The Art of Possibility. I had just heard Ben speak at the IBM Rational conference in Orlando, Florida, where he captivated a room of software engineers and other IT professionals with his talk on the power that comes with living fearlessly, selflessly, and […]