Month: December 2010

What will you keep doing next year?

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Have you made up your new year resolutions for next year yet? If not, then hurry up, there are just a few hours left! – Think of all the things that you did not achieve this year, and for sure…

Things we remember

Abraham Lincoln once said: “And in the end, it’s not the years in your life that count. It’s the life in your years.” And Mindbox says: “In the end, it’s not the presents you brought home or the wealth you…

Integrity (2)

“My grandfather once told me that there were two kinds of people: those who do the work and those who take the credit. He told me to try to be in the first group; there was much less competition.” (Indira…

Truth is the invention of a liar

“Truth is the invention of a liar.” – Heinz von Foerster clearly stated, that truth has the character of a chameleon, “it takes on whatever color the user wants it to have.” It separates people who are right, and those…

RSA Animate – “The Secret Powers of Time”

RSA Animate  – “The Secret Powers of Time”. Professor Philip Zimbardo conveys how our individual perspectives of time affect our work, health and well-being. Time influences who we are as a person, how we view relationships and how we act…

RSA – Changing Paradigms

RSA – Changing Paradigms. Creativity expert Sir Ken Robinson will ask how do we make change happen in education and how do we make it last? This is the 55 mins lecture, quite entertaining.

RSA Animate – The revolution of learning

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Sir Ken Robinson about what’s going wrong at our schools, and how we may overcome this. – divergent thinking is not the same for creativity, but one of its foundations – human capacity is greater than we trust it is…

Wear sunscreen!

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The classic from Baz Luhrmann, just give it a try: “Do one thing everyday that scares you.” – “Remember compliments you receive. Forget the insults. If you succeed in doing this, tell me how.” – “Don’t worry about the future.…