Choices & Success

“It is our choices… that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.” – J.K. Rowling As millions of other children, I read every Harry Potter book growing up.  The quote above was one sentence that really stood out to me from this entire 7-book series.  The reason I like it so much…

Collaboration

The easiest way for us to achieve our goals and be successful is to collaborate effectively.  This phenomena can be observed everywhere we go.  College students who study in a group environment usually benefit from the cumulative knowledge of their peers, allowing them to come up with better and more innovative solutions to problems at…

Don’t Blame, Fix the Problem

A few weeks ago I was reading a very interesting article about a pharmaceutical plant that was awarded the 2009 Facility of the Year Overall Award by the Pharmaceutical Engineering Magazine.  The impressive thing about this plant was that it was built in a constrained area within a dense city, and the project was finished…