In the first few pages of her book Zilch: The Power of Zero, Nancy Lublin hooked me with her story of sitting in a board room of a large corporation and observing how they handled financial adversity. This segment below displays her sharp insight, wit, and honesty that characterizes her style. If you haven’t yet picked up this book, do yourself a favor and get it immediately.

Nancy Lublin is the CEO of Do Something, an organization that encourages and empowers teens to be activists and agents of change. She is also a regular contributing writer for the Ethnomics section of Fast Company.

Do Something

Fast Company

Fast Company’s Ethnomics