Abundance is our Future Peter Diamandis makes a case for optimism -- that we'll invent, innovate and create ways to solve the challenges that loom over us. "I’m not saying we don’t have our set of problems; we surely do. But ultimately, we knock them down.”
Designing For Generosity Nipun Mehta is the founder of ServiceSpace (formerly Charity Focus), an incubator of projects that works at the intersection of volunteerism, technology and gift-economy. What started as an experiment with four friends in the Silicon Valley has now grown
Dialogic OD with Dr. Gervase Bushe Dialogic OD is based on a view of organizations as dialogic systems where individual, group, & organizational actions result from socially constructed realities created & sustained by the prevailing narratives from which we make meaning
Did You Know? Fantastic video on the progression of technology. How will this affect your work, the future of education, etc?
Re-Connecting with Compassion The term "compassion" -- typically reserved for the saintly or the sappy -- and how it has fallen out of touch with reality. Journalist Krista Tippett deconstructs the meaning of compassion through several moving stories, and proposes a new, more attainab
Stepping Up: The Movie In just 3 minutes, we see how people around the world are making a difference one person at a time by seeing the POSSIBILITIES! Remember, our perceptions make our reality. It's time to challenge our perceptions and step up!
The Beauty of Data Visualization David McCandless turns complex data sets (like worldwide military spending, media buzz, Facebook status updates) into beautiful, simple diagrams that tease out unseen patterns and connections. Good design, he suggests, is the best way to navigate informat
The Power of Vulnerability Brene Brown studies human connection -- our ability to empathize, belong, love. She shares a deep insight from her research, one that sent her on a personal quest to know herself as well as to understand humanity.