The One Thing That Will Kill An Innovation And What You Can Do To Avoid It

How not to repeat the mistakes that led to Theranos and Enron.

fact versus fake lightbulbs

When most innovators pitch what they think is the next brilliant innovation, I’m shocked by how many of the innovators will make what sound like extreme claims without taking take the time to fact-check.  While fact-checking is most commonly applied to journalism. There have been many public reveals where a newspaper or magazine failed to […]

My TEDx Talk: Do you have Impostor Syndrome … too?

TEDx Boulder September 2018

Phil McKinney talk on Impostor Syndrome at TEDx Boulder 2018

What happens when you share the secret that has been feeding your impostor syndrome for more than 25 years? In this TEDx talk, I share a secret that I kept hidden for 25 years and the result of that secret being revealed on the front page of a national newspaper. Through this journey, I was forced […]