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As an occasion for gorging upon food and drink, Thanksgiving isn’t the healthiest of holidays. But to remind us to celebrate gratitude, it can benefit our health and success. Scientific research supports the practice of gratitude as a basic human function.Chris Mooney reports in the Science of Gratitude, “The further the research in evolutionary psychology goes, the more cooperation—not competition—is emerging as […]
A friend recently shared a verse from Antonio Machado’s lovely poem, Last Night As I Was Sleeping: Last night as I was sleeping, I dreamt—marvelous error!— that I had a beehive here inside my heart. And the golden bees were making white combs and sweet honey from my old failures. As a useful cultural concept, Failure” has failed. It needs some […]
As discussed in my previous post, The Impact of the Internet on Society, social media’s influence upon how people socialize is significant, though often misperceived. No doubt, this must in part be due to the constant evolution of brands and technologies providing new ways for people to engage with one another. A new report on the growth of social media brands sheds light on recent shifts. Statistics […]
Your hoverboard has (just about) arrived. Hoverboards, wireless electricity and smart jewelry are among Time Magazine’s 25 Best Inventions of 2014. Congratulations to our friends at the Highway1 hardware incubator for the inclusion of one of their sponsored startups, Ringly, which produces programmable rings that discretely deliver email and other alerts.
The National Center for Education Statistics estimates the average cost for a year of education at a private 4-year institution to be around $33,000, and 400% of what it cost in 1980. While Peter Thiel believes a traditional college education to be a bad investment, knowledge itself remains priceless. Fortunately, for those unable to afford tuition costs or unwilling to incur […]
Billionaire Paypal co-founder and Facebook’s first investor, Peter Thiel, has lately been making waves by calling a 4-year college education “a bad investment”. He even created his own fellowship to offer top students $100,000 to drop out of college and become technology entrepreneurs.In an interview with Morley Safer of CBS’ 60 Minutes, Thiel rejected the claim of a traditional college education being essential for professional success: […]