10th meeting – JK Rowling: “The fringe benefits of failure”

 

We first watched J.K. Rawling’s Harvard commencement speech that is listed as “Best of the Web” by TED.

http://www.ted.com/talks/jk_rowling_the_fringe_benefits_of_failure

 

At her Harvard commencement speech, “Harry Potter” author JK Rowling offers some  heartening, powerful advice to dreamers and overachievers, including one hard-won lesson that she deems “worth more than any qualification I ever earned.”

JK Rowling penned the bestselling Harry Potter page-turners — a spellbinding, seven-installment fantasy of wizards, warlocks and decidedly British texture that brought her from rags to riches.

 

 

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