Monday, May 20, 2013

Slideshare Favorites

10 Million Uploads: Our Favorites:

Shift Happens, Generation Y, Sequoia Capital's Good Times are Over, Netflix Culture, Internet Trends 2012, and much, much more!

'via Blog this'

Sunday, May 5, 2013

Thoughts While Walking the Dog, Revisited

I wrote this back in 2008, but much of it still rings true to me.....


Mean people still suck and we still should choose life and health....

And a few others.....

Livestrong 2009

Where Do We Fit?

Us vs. Them


[Expletive Deleted] Ed-Tech #Edinnovation

[Expletive Deleted] Ed-Tech #Edinnovation:

Key quote, 'Because there are other stories about the past and the future of education — ones where building human capacity trumps adding tablet capacity; ones where agency matter more than algorithms; ones where innovation comes from students, from professors, from librarians, from researchers; ones where new ideas are not driven by commercialism but by care; stories and initiatives that are local and will not scale but need not scale;...'

Disruptive innovation is a narrative, and it doesn't mean the future is preordained.....

Saturday, May 4, 2013

Seth's Blog: But I don't want to do that, I want to do this

Seth's Blog: But I don't want to do that, I want to do this:

More on picking yourself rather than getting picked.   "It's far easier to put your future into someone else's hands than it is to slog your way forward, owning the results as you go.
Grateful Dead vs. Bay City Rollers."

DIY future, people.

It’s a 401(k) World - NYTimes.com

It’s a 401(k) World - NYTimes.com:

Tom Friedman on how just showing up will no longer cut it.  'We’re entering a world that increasingly rewards individual aspiration and persistence and can measure precisely who is contributing and who is not. This is not going away, so we better think how we help every citizen benefit from it.'