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The Year of the Quantified Self-Revolution

01.26.2014

“The first thing you have to know is yourself. A man who knows himself can step outside himself and watch his own reactions like an observer.” ― Adam Smith

I was struggling to sleep. After well over a decade living the entrepreneur lifestyle, I began to struggle with its weight.… Read the rest

Infographic: Rethink the Human Relationship with Technology

04.22.2013
 I’m fascinated by our relationship with technology, both the good and the bad – our intentional and our unintentional use of it, knowing when we are using a tool or living in unconscious cybernetic feedback loops. As author Erik Davis asks, “What is the nature of control?” It is with… Read the rest

Adapting to the Purpose Driven #SocialEra

09.26.2012
Money doesn’t bring out the best people, nor does it bring out the best in them. Purpose does. Of all the ideas presented by Nilofer Merchant in her new ebook 11 Rules for Creating Value in the #SocialEra, I find this concept the most important for all of us pursuing… Read the rest