About Jill J. Jensen

writer, editor, marketing + web strategy consultant, multimedia producer, photographer

Wise Words: Hal Borland

Knowing trees, I understand the meaning of patience. Knowing grass, I can appreciate persistence.

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Wise Words: Steve Jobs: saying no

People think focus means saying yes to the thing you’ve got to focus on. But that’s not what it means at all. It means saying no to the hundred other good ideas that there are. You have to pick carefully. I’m actually as proud of the things we [Apple] haven’t done as the things I have done. Innovation is saying no to 1,000 things.