Monthly Archives: March 2016

The Happiest Toddler on the Block | Reflections & Notes

Dr. Harvey Karp. The Happiest Toddler on the Block: How to Eliminate Tantrums and Raise a Patient, Respectful, and Cooperative One- to Four-Year-Old. Bantam Books, 2008. (303 pages) REFLECTIONS Who has time to read a parenting book? They’re all too long, and there’s

The Happiest Toddler on the Block | Reflections & Notes

Dr. Harvey Karp. The Happiest Toddler on the Block: How to Eliminate Tantrums and Raise a Patient, Respectful, and Cooperative One- to Four-Year-Old. Bantam Books, 2008. (303 pages) REFLECTIONS Who has time to read a parenting book? They’re all too long, and there’s

Dealing With Difficult People | Notes

Harvard Business School Press. Dealing With Difficult People. Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation, 2005. (140 pages) NOTES Introduction You can no longer deny it: Difficult people are everywhere,… (1) Part Art, Part Science So where do you begin mastering the crucial managerial

Dealing With Difficult People | Notes

Harvard Business School Press. Dealing With Difficult People. Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation, 2005. (140 pages) NOTES Introduction You can no longer deny it: Difficult people are everywhere,… (1) Part Art, Part Science So where do you begin mastering the crucial managerial

Something Ventured | Review

http://www.somethingventuredthemovie.com Just fun. There are hundreds of lessons, insights, stories, and moments of, “Oh, you too!? That makes me feel better.” There are a couple key lessons that are worth noting, and a closing quote which I found quite apropos.

Something Ventured | Review

http://www.somethingventuredthemovie.com Just fun. There are hundreds of lessons, insights, stories, and moments of, “Oh, you too!? That makes me feel better.” There are a couple key lessons that are worth noting, and a closing quote which I found quite apropos.

TED | Richard St. John: 8 secrets of success

This is really a two-hour presentation I give to high school students, cut down to three minutes. And it all started one day on a plane, on my way to TED, seven years ago. And in the seat next to

TED | Richard St. John: 8 secrets of success

This is really a two-hour presentation I give to high school students, cut down to three minutes. And it all started one day on a plane, on my way to TED, seven years ago. And in the seat next to

Screenagers | Quotes & Commentary

http://www.screenagersmovie.com About The Film (From the website): Are you watching kids scroll through life, with their rapid-fire thumbs and a six-second attention span?  Physician and filmmaker Delaney Ruston saw that happening with her own kids which started her on a

Screenagers | Quotes & Commentary

http://www.screenagersmovie.com About The Film (From the website): Are you watching kids scroll through life, with their rapid-fire thumbs and a six-second attention span?  Physician and filmmaker Delaney Ruston saw that happening with her own kids which started her on a

Freakonomics, The Movie | Review & Quotes

Freakonomics. Magnolia Pictures, 2010. Review When I read the book several years ago, a whole new world opened up to me. It was an experience of feeling like scales had fallen from my eyes and I could see things that

Freakonomics, The Movie | Review & Quotes

Freakonomics. Magnolia Pictures, 2010. Review When I read the book several years ago, a whole new world opened up to me. It was an experience of feeling like scales had fallen from my eyes and I could see things that

TED | Margaret Gould Stewart: How giant websites design for you (and a billion others, too)

What do you think of when I say the word “design”? You probably think of things like this, finely crafted objects that you can hold in your hand, or maybe logos and posters and maps that visually explain things, classic

TED | Margaret Gould Stewart: How giant websites design for you (and a billion others, too)

What do you think of when I say the word “design”? You probably think of things like this, finely crafted objects that you can hold in your hand, or maybe logos and posters and maps that visually explain things, classic

TED | Bill and Melinda Gates: Why giving away our wealth has been the most satisfying thing we’ve done

Chris Anderson: So, this is an interview with a difference. On the basis that a picture is worth a thousand words, what I did was, I asked Bill and Melinda to dig out from their archive some images that would

TED | Bill and Melinda Gates: Why giving away our wealth has been the most satisfying thing we’ve done

Chris Anderson: So, this is an interview with a difference. On the basis that a picture is worth a thousand words, what I did was, I asked Bill and Melinda to dig out from their archive some images that would