Siobhan Kukolic

Words to inspire the belief that we have all we need to be the change we wish to see.

Tag: Steve Jobs

Creativity, Inc.

I am currently reading Creativity, Inc. by Ed Catmull, the president of Pixar Animation and Disney Animation.  So interesting.

He always wanted to make the first animated movie.  And although he loved drawing as a young person, there weren’t really any courses he could take in that field so he took physics.  He went on to help create the first computer animation applications and one day he was summoned to an interview with a guy who was interested in special effects named George Lucas.  This was post the first Star Wars so it was a big deal.  The first question Lucas asked Catmull was who else he should be interviewing for this job.  And without hesitation Catmull rhymed off a list of others who were also leaders in the field. Continue reading

The first call

I saw a picture the other day of all the different cell phones that have been around over the years.  It made me think about Alexander Graham Bell who was experimenting with getting sound to travel across a wire because his mom and his wife were both hearing-impaired.  He changed the world when that first “call” went through in 1876 and the telephone was born. Continue reading

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