Deryck Richardson, a Westerville native, Ohio Dominican University alum, and CEO of Richardson Marketing Group, shared his insights during a recent speech at his alma mater. He emphasized the importance of hard work, positive thinking, and the interconnectedness of success.
Deryck, also an author and serial entrepreneur, highlighted key messages from his book 'Go Play! The Ultimate Roadmap to Winning the Game of Life
', focusing on the ups and downs of entrepreneurship and the significance of learning from every situation. He introduced the CLAP acronym (Current, Like, Alter, Proceed) as a method for assessing and improving one’s life circumstances.
Deryck's speech concluded with a powerful story about the wish of 'enough', emphasizing the balance of life's joys and challenges. His words inspired students to embrace their journey with determination and purpose.