December 25, 2013
What is the best way to ease someone’s pain and suffering? How can you really be there for another person? In this beautifully animated RSA Short, Dr Brené Brown reminds us that we can only create a genuine empathic connection if we are brave enough to get in touch with our own fragilities. Dr Brené […]
November 23, 2013
People on the internet seem perpetually convinced that the world is out to get them and that they are in a battle to confirm that they are always right. But, y’know, you’re never always right, and the fact that you didn’t intend to hurt someone has no bearing on whether or not you hurt someone.
March 2, 2013
Craig Newmark, founder of Craigslist, learned an important skill when dealing with other people: try to make them laugh, even if you’re bad at it, because it distracts everyone from the negative aspects of your personality. Craig Newmark said: I’m a nerd, seriously hard-core, and sometimes that translates into being a know-it-all. People got tired […]
July 11, 2012
This has to be the funniest news article this year! A woman, alone in her home, heard people in her garage and immediately called police. Investigators discovered two women in their twenties nearby. The two were intoxicated and had walked into an open garage to steal Zellers brand BBQ potato chips. The open bag of […]