Derrick Chung

Posts by Derrick Chung

  • Workplace Wisdom From Space: LinkedIn Speaker Series with Captain Jim Whetherbee

    October 27, 2017

    Before he became a U.S. Navy Aviator, landed airplanes on aircraft carriers, flew fighter jets, and especially before making five successful trips to space, Captain Jim Whetherbee actually hated adrenaline, danger and risk-taking. In fact, he still does. To this day, he’s clearly been able to suppress this fear while being successful, safe, and productive. This...

  • From Positive States to Lasting Traits: LinkedIn Speaker Series with Daniel Goleman and Richard J. Davidson

    September 29, 2017

    There’s no denying that mindfulness training has skyrocketed in popularity, whether it be by way of yoga, meditation, or one of the many other outlets of practice. In the past few decades, it has gone from a niche exercise, to a full-blown lifestyle that millions have devoted their time, effort, and in some cases, life to. Regular mindfulness practice, even when...

  • The Era of Citizen Power: LinkedIn Speaker Series with Eric Liu

    August 28, 2017

    Shortly after taking the LinkedIn Speaker Series stage, Eric Liu, author, journalist, and teacher of civic power, emphatically expressed, “we’re all living in a remarkable moment in history.” This opening quote became the thematic driver for the rest of his hour-long talk, which aimed to inform, remind, and prove to the audience that the world is experiencing an...

  • Pushing Limits Rather Than Setting Them: LinkedIn Speaker...

    August 4, 2017

    As they say, “it’s not how you start, it’s how you finish that counts.” This is something that I’ve heard throughout my entire life,...