This is video #1 in the “Did You Know” series by Karl Fisch & Scott McLeod. This video was not originally posted to YouTube (in 2007), but has become very popular. The original name started as “Shift Happpens”, but know has become known as “Did You Know” series.
This video did bring tears to our eyes (We heard even George W. Bush had tears in his eye). Here is a kids just following his passion and gets to play in the final game.
The basketball player (John McElwain) now also has a Wikipedia.org page on him and the event. John McElwain Wikipedia.org Page Watch and enjoy, and we would love you comments.
This is a very inspirational video by Dr. Randy Pausch when he appeared on the Oprah Winfrey show. It made us hug our kids just a little harder before bed.
- Always be dreaming… never lose that spirit. “Experience is what you get when you don’t get what you wanted”
- The brick walls that are in our way are there for a reason, to let us prove how badly we want things.
- Remember the importance of People vs. Things
- Decide if you’re a Tigger or an Eeyore. Never underestimate the power of having fun.
- Work & Play well with others.
- Show gratitude.
- Don’t complain, just work harder…
If you lead your life the right way… the dreams will come to you.
On a very sad note, Randy Pausch passed away on July 25, 2008. His energy and aliveness will be missed.
This is video #3 in the “Did You Know” series by Karl Fisch & Scott McLeod.
This video was posted to YouTube (in November 2008), but has become very popular with over 2.3 million views. It was even adapted by Sony BMG at an executive meeting they held in Rome of that year.
So how fast is everything moving at you today? Did you ever wonder why some days you feel so overwhelmed? Guess what, it’s not you! Watch the video below to find out why.
Here is a piece of inspiration about never giving up no matter what the odds and how the support of a tribe can make a difference. So NEVER > EVER give up on your challenges. Watch what is possible with determination and some help from your tribe.