things that excite us: august 14, 2012

things that excite us: august 14, 2012

What excites us right now?

  • getting ready to move into our beautiful new office within spittin’ distance (if we did indeed spit, of course) from the new Seattle Great Wheel
  • the onslaught of resumes we’re getting for the new positions for which we are hiring (we recognize that our attempt to use proper grammar occasionally makes us sound like Yoda)
  • talking to some of the great folks behind those resumes and realizing we might just have a great idea about what we’re all looking for in the kind of work we do and the way we do it
  • this stand up and take to the streets inspiring trailer for our favorite documentary, How to Survive a Plague
  • kicking off a new project with a new (old) client
  • remembering this New York Times article from a couple years back about how foot binding in China stopped being a social norm and how it applies to other efforts to create social change
  • how beautiful Seattle is in mid-August
  • making connections between people who should know each other
  • smart clients who trust us with their challenges because they know we care as much as they do (no, really)
  • asking for help from the people in your network—and getting it

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