Category: Inspiration

Graduates, Build Your Dream — Not Someone Else’s

Posted May 13, 2019 by Mark Perna Hello graduates—or soon-to-be graduates! You’ve accomplished so much and you should be proud. There are so many great things waiting...

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When the Branch Creaks: How Crisis Moments Create Positive Change

Posted May 10, 2019 by Mark Perna If you’ve ever heard me speak or read my book, you’re probably familiar with my branch-creak story and the metaphor...

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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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TFS Founder’s Perspective: From Passive to Proactive in 2019

Posted January 7, 2019 by Mark Perna It’s January, and we’ve all made (or at least thought about making) New Year’s resolutions. There are always things we...

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Why Sir Ken Robinson is Right

Posted December 10, 2018 by Mark Perna I have long admired Sir Ken Robinson and his innovative take on our educational systems. I especially enjoy the RSA...

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Young People, You Can Make a Difference

Posted October 22, 2018 by Mark Perna Hey, Generations Y and Z. If you’re 38 or under, I know you’re battling some tough labels—like lazy, entitled, and...

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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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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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