This is an engaging, timely, clear and profound TED talk by Margaret Heffernan. Margaret speaks to the thrival skillsets and capacities that are essential in a complex and constantly changing world. We have lived through an era of emphasis on efficiencies and as predictability success declines in this modern era there is a requirement for, …
Leadership is not common enough. Good leadership is uncommon.
What’s Not On The Test: The Overlooked Factors That Determine Success What’s not on the test, Hidden Brain, NPR So I said, you know, this is obviously true. But it turned out that in psychology at that time, there was a sense that somehow personality and the subject of personality was kind of, you know, …
Being a native Calgarian, I have always liked that phrase. It speaks to perseverance, persistence and desire for movement forward. Fresh out of cataract surgery, I’m loving the clarity of these spring days and I seem to have a clarified vision of where I want to go and who I want to be. One part …
Some curmudgeonly thoughts on the iPhone 4S
The Charter for Compassion is a document that transcends religious, ideological, and national difference. Supported by leading thinkers from many traditions, the Charter activates the Golden Rule around the world.
A powerful talk from Rebecca MacKinnon describing the struggle for frredom and control in cyberspace.
Must see Ted talk by Eli Pariser.
Seven minutes well spent in this election season in Canada. A rational look at apathy, leadership and necessary change.
A short post on social media, democracy and learning.
Enjoy this engaging TED talk from this year with Sarah Kay. It is definitely emotionally intelligent “spoken word.”