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Two Awards Later, I’m Still Stunned

Posted April 23, 2019 by Mark Perna A few weeks ago, I learned that my book Answering Why: Unleashing Passion, Purpose, and Performance in Younger Generations had...

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Soft Skills…Are You Kidding Me?

Posted April 8, 2019 by Mark Perna Are soft skills important in the age of the technical skills gap? Yes, they are—more than ever. In 2016, The...

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Founder’s Perspective: Motivating Young People with a “For-Now” Direction

Posted March 25, 2019 by Mark Perna “Career exploration can be done later. Now’s the time to enjoy your high school years.” This attitude is surprisingly prevalent...

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The Danger of Education for Education’s Sake

Posted March 11, 2019 by Mark Perna Education for education’s sake alone sounds noble, doesn’t it? No mercenary motivations here, just pure learning and the acquisition of...

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The Why Generation and Why You Should Care

Posted February 11, 2019 by Mark Perna The Why Generation is characterized by a single question: why? They’re forever asking, why do we do things this way?...

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How to Fail Miserably and Wind Up on Top

Posted January 22, 2019 by Mark Perna Have you ever hit rock bottom? You know what they say about rock bottom—there’s no way to go but up....

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My Answer Why

Posted September 18, 2018 by Mark Perna Today, my first book, Answering Why: Unleashing Passion, Purpose, and Performance in Younger Generations, officially releases nationwide. It’s been an...

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My Book Launches Next Week. What a Journey!

Posted September 10, 2018 by Mark Perna Writing and publishing my first mainstream book has been an incredible journey. When I sat down to write Answering Why,...

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Motivation from Apollo 13

Posted August 27, 2018 by Mark Perna “From now on, we live in a world where man has walked on the moon. And it’s not a miracle...

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We’re Workplace Rethinkers, Not Workplace Rebels

Posted July 16, 2018 by Amy Timco I’m a Millennial, and to many people that makes me a rebel, especially in the workplace. But I’m not a...

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