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September 2016

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Workplace

The mind of the future

In the book A Whole New Mind, Daniel H Pink argues that the last few decades have belonged to a certain kind of person: Computer programmers who could crank code, lawyers who could craft contracts, MBAs who could crunch…

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Workplace

The Jobs of the Future

Robots are starting to take over our jobs. Oxford University researchers have estimated that 47 percent of U.S. jobs could be automated within the next two decades. It’s evident to me that computers, machines, robots, and algorithms are going…

Lifestyle Motivation

Getting in the Water

Jumping in means you’ve accepted that the water might be cold but that you’re willing to do it anyway. It means that you have confidence in your ability to take on the discomfort. Jumping in is the best way…

Lifestyle Workplace

My daughter loves to create

Give her some paint, paper and brushes and she’ll start. She doesn’t hesitate. She doesn’t even think. She just does. Of course all kids are like that. And we were like that too. But somewhere along the way we…

Lifestyle Workplace

School is Broken

I got an email from a teacher from my old high school. He wanted to meet and discuss my thoughts on the current school system. I told him he won’t like what I have to say but he was…