A Dallas Cowboys tour bus was involved in a deadly crash with a van on an Arizona highway on Sunday. Though no one on the team’s bus was injured, four people in the other vehicle were killed. The bus, which … More » The post Dallas Cowboys Tour Bus Involved in Deadly Crash appeared first on EveryJoe.
I hereby declare this to be the official song of the summer Olympics. Be sure to order your white suit and shoes.
This episode is a little different. I visited the Googleplex — the Mountain View-based headquarters of Google — and had a public chat. I was interviewed and made sure that we covered some ground that has not been discussed before. There were questions such as: What has been the most important Stoic teaching that I’ve […]
How do you deal with irrational people in your life? Do they frustrate you? Do you feel a strong need to make such people see reason? Have you been successful with this approach? Of course we all have some rational and irrational aspects,...Show More Summary
One of my biggest takeaways from this year’s Great Place to Work Conference was the idea that organizations have one brand. It’s not about having a consumer brand and an employment brand. Organizations are using a singular brand to appeal to customers, candidates, and employees. Show More Summary
A Georgia news anchor, Taylor Terrell, died after falling over Rainbow Falls in North Carolina on Thursday afternoon. “Hi, I’m at Rainbow Falls. My friend got caught by the current, and I don’t know where she is, and I can’t … More » The post Georgia News Anchor Falls Over Waterfall to Her Death appeared first on EveryJoe.
TED talk: Adam Grant discusses his research on original thinkers.
Raymond Chandler was born on this date in 1888.
I periodically link to this mini-series from 1986: An admirable spoof on "Dallas." Note the cast. Hard to resist a program with characters named Talon and Torch.
Cultural Offering has the Essential Mixes for Peter Gabriel.
Muddy Colors has information on the book. Here is an earlier post about his work. I'm reminded of the old joke that an illustrator is an artist who can draw.
The Washington Post: Did Roger Ailes foster a "locker room" atmosphere?
Mr. Avery, managing director of the Insular and Continental Steam Navigation Company, had just arrived at his office. He glanced at his inward letters, ran his eye over his list of engagements for the day, and inspected the return of the movements of his Company's steamers. Show More Summary
Here in Arizona, I've seen quite a few Bernie Sanders bumper stickers and a small but roughly equal number of Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump stickers. Bumper stickers and campaign buttons aren't as popular as they used to be. They may be regarded as somewhat downscale or simply as a pain to remove. Show More Summary
A job can resemble a repair call where the home owners tell you that the washing machine needs to be fixed but, truth be known, they really want you to repair their car.
Let us be grateful to people who make us happy - they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom. - Marcel Proust
First, the confession. Depending upon the book, I may dog-ear pages, write in the margins, underline, put stars next to particularly important parts, scrawl a point of disagreement with the author, put question marks next to points that are unclear, etc. Show More Summary
At least for now, here is the streaming Sky News report.
Top business leaders often spend five hours per week doing deliberate learning.
Being aware of your habits can go a long way.