Monthly Archives: January 2011

TED | Lesley Hazleton: On Reading The Koran

http://www.ted.com/talks/lesley_hazelton_on_reading_the_koran.html The Koran describes “Paradise” 36 times as “gardens watered by running streams.” How come this is news to so many people? The reason why so many don’t read the Koran is precisely why it is so easily quoted; or

TED | Lesley Hazleton: On Reading The Koran

http://www.ted.com/talks/lesley_hazelton_on_reading_the_koran.html The Koran describes “Paradise” 36 times as “gardens watered by running streams.” How come this is news to so many people? The reason why so many don’t read the Koran is precisely why it is so easily quoted; or

Reflections on New Employment

Exactly 3 months ago, I posted Reflections on Being Laid Off. Today, after one full week of my new job, I thought I’d follow up with some reflections on making a transition. To update those who have inquired, I have

Reflections on New Employment

Exactly 3 months ago, I posted Reflections on Being Laid Off. Today, after one full week of my new job, I thought I’d follow up with some reflections on making a transition. To update those who have inquired, I have

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TED | Birke Baehr: What’s Wrong With Our Food System

TED | Birke Baehr: What’s Wrong With Our Food System There is a movement… A while back I wanted to be a professional football player. I’ve decided I want to be an organic farmer instead. And that way I can

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TED | Birke Baehr: What’s Wrong With Our Food System

TED | Birke Baehr: What’s Wrong With Our Food System There is a movement… A while back I wanted to be a professional football player. I’ve decided I want to be an organic farmer instead. And that way I can

TED | Sheryl Sandberg: Why We Have Too Few Women Leaders

Sheryl Sandberg: Why We Have Too Few Women Leaders While we’ve made advances, there are still too few women in top positions of leadership. How are we going to fix this? I’m convinced that women are dropping out. However, today,

TED | Sheryl Sandberg: Why We Have Too Few Women Leaders

Sheryl Sandberg: Why We Have Too Few Women Leaders While we’ve made advances, there are still too few women in top positions of leadership. How are we going to fix this? I’m convinced that women are dropping out. However, today,