The problem you can run into sometimes is when you already think you know the story.
Frank Konkel, an emerging technologies journalist and Senior Editor of Events at Government Executive Media Group, met with me to discuss his approach to telling news stories. Getting the dirt he needs from people who aren't always in a position to be forthcoming can be an tricky process. Curiosity, objective listening and a willingness to be uncomfortable are the keys to getting his job done.
Branding and Marketing Strategist Emily Ford leads our discussion about why presence is everything, and the tools we have both used to develop it.
I interviewed my father, entrepreneur Randall Howard, about his bespoke career and fun-filled life - from his mechanical engineering beginnings, to starting his own consulting business, to pursuing a 2-year sabbatical sailing around the Atlantic.
In the end, we decide it's really pretty simple. Ask yourself one special question, and don't stop asking it...
Cheers! Here's to celebrating curiosity at all costs.
Statistician-turned-hairdresser and salon owner Lauren Dufresne interviews creative professionals from various industries. Listen in as this diverse group of high achievers share their questions pondered, answers swallowed, and the aspirations that determine the direction of their lives.