Browsing All Posts published on »March, 2015«

Start With Why | Notes & Review

March 29, 2015


Simon Sinek. Start With Why: How Great Leaders Inspire Everyone To Take Action. Portfolio/Penguin, 2009. (246 pages) Forbes article by Ken Krogue; Sinek’s TED talk; Summary by Kim Hartman; There are leaders and there are those who lead. Leaders hold a position of power or influence. Those who lead inspire us. Whether individuals or organizations, […]

TED | Dave Isay: Everyone around you has a story the world needs to hear

March 25, 2015

0 0:11 Tonight, I’m going to try to make the case that inviting a loved one, a friend or even a stranger to record a meaningful interview with you just might turn out to be one of the most important moments in that person’s life, and in yours. 0:28 When I was 22 years old, […]

TED | Monica Lewinsky: The price of shame

March 22, 2015


  0:11 You’re looking at a woman who was publicly silent for a decade. Obviously, that’s changed, but only recently. 0:22 It was several months ago that I gave my very first major public talk at the Forbes 30 Under 30 summit: 1,500 brilliant people, all under the age of 30. That meant that in […]

The Whole-Brain Child | Notes & Review

March 19, 2015


Daniel J. Siegel & Tina Payne Bryson. The Whole-Brain Child: 12 Revolutionary Strategies to Nurture Your Child’s Developing Mind. Bantam Books, 2012. (176 pages); Dan Siegel’s page; Empowered To Connect (handouts, etc.); ParentMap; iBooks; Nichole Huff, NC University; Introduction: SURVIVE AND THRIVE What do you really want for your children? What qualities do you […]

TED | Andy Yen: Think your email’s private? Think again.

March 5, 2015


0:12 Twenty-five years ago, scientists at CERN created the World Wide Web. Since then, the Internet has transformed the way we communicate, the way we do business, and even the way we live. In many ways, the ideas that gave birth to Google, Facebook, Twitter, and so many others, have now really transformed our lives, […]