Teach a Man to Fish in Mali: Teach A Man To Fish is here in the very south of Mali, at the St. Jean Bosco Centre in Sikasso. The school has several workshops in electricity, metalwork and mechanics and is planning to develop these workshops...Show More Summary
Projects ApprovedBrentsville District1. Devlin Grove, 9308 Devlins Grove Pl. Rezoning of 1.74 acres from agriculture to suburban residential.Coles District2. Centreville Road Self Storage, 7809 Centreville Rd. Special-use permit for a self-storage building.Read full article >>
Before you sign up for one more intensive, introspective “know yourself” leadership training course, take a look at the new trend in leadership development. “My research shows that today’s focus on introspection, reflection and self- knowledge just doesn’t go far enough – if anything it shackles us with blinders to the [...]
Shoulds tend to get a bad press in the self development blogosphere, and for good reason. Usually they lead to misery. Because they are based on perfectionism and demands that are impossible to fulfil. Usually they are just a way of torturing ourselves. Usually they are absorbed from others rather than thought through decisions. […]
Ten Fold Engineering has created a lever-based system that will unfold into self forming liveable structures. The IP company's first partnership is G3 Festivals who wants to develop the technology to create a 40 bedroom hotel for the US market.
Organized by the Self Assembly Lab - The Active Matter SummitIn recent decades, developments in software and hardware technologies have created dramatic shifts in design, manufacturing and research. Software technologies have facilitated automated process and new solutions for complex problems. Show More Summary
So, just to tally it up...Lamar Odom marries Khloe Kardashian. Promptly develops a crack habit at age 30 (who does that?), and is out in the NBA quicker than you can say "Wait, they fired Scott Brooks?"Kanye West marries Kim Kardashian, and doesn't even sound like a guy from the southside of Chicago anymore. Show More Summary
Just because somebody acts like they know what they are doing, doesn't mean they actually do. The post The Personal Development High: Why Self Help Junkies Fail To Create Success appeared first on The Good Men Project.
What is self development about? The most common answer I come across in the self development blogosphere is “achieving your goals”. But this has problems: You might achieve the wrong goal You might not find the process of achievement meaningful or enjoyable It has little room for embracing pleasant surprises Things beyond our control [...]
Is it a jellyfish? Is it a worm? No, it's an existential puzzle! This larva is yet more proof that nature will never stop finding ways to confound people. It develops itself inside itself, then bursts out of itself, leaving itself behind. Read more...
Pleasure Rather than Pain I prefer pleasure to pain, I hope you do too. There is unfortunately a strain in the self development blogosphere that says: to grow you have to get uncomfortable if you enjoy yourself you are stagnating (which is bad because the self development guru says so) that pleasure somehow gets [...]
Whether we like it or not, image is terribly important to us. We often define ourselves via the appraisals and opinions of others. For many of us, this is how we develop a sense of self -- through the discerning eyes of our fellow humans. Show More Summary
Alexander DeLuca developed self reliance with a failed auto inspection, YouTube videos, and a healthy dose of elbow grease. The post But I’m NOT a Mechanic! appeared first on The Good Men Project.
One of the dominant stories in the self development blogosphere is the Hero(ine)’s Journey. It is an approach with many strengths. This post is to give an alternative to it. The Strengths of the Hero(ine)’s Journey It gives permission for people to strike out on their own. To find what is true for them. [...]
Rosa and Raymond Parks Institute for Self Development v. Target Corp., No. 2:13-CV-817 (M.D. Ala. Feb. 9, 2015) The Parks Institute, a 501(c)(3) corporation, “owns the name and likeness of the late Rosa Parks,” an icon of the civil rights movement. Show More Summary
No, this post isn’t about being sensitive or psychic stuff, it’s about my other self that is developing and has always been there. I let that part be shoo’ed away. So, today I share a little of what I’ve been creating. I am learning animation and a bitch of a program called Aftereffects. It’s created by a homicidal […]
There are strong rumors about Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) working in a new and exciting product: an electric car. This might be a move to compete with Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA). It is also said that the car will be self driving and that it will resemble a minivan; is it trying to target moms? Nobody can […]
If you’ve been reading any self development, productivity or psychology blogs recently, you’ll have seen a lot of talk about the benefits of practising gratitude. So what’s gratitude all about? Well, let’s start by taking a look at what gratitude actually means before we learn how to be more grateful. Show More Summary
Google Inc. is reported to be developing its own ridesharing service to take on Uber Inc., a report claimed Monday. Bloomberg quoted unnamed sources that said that Google’s chief legal officer David Drummond revealed the possibility of a Google-made competitor … Continue reading ?
Using a smartphone or iPad to pacify a toddler may impede their ability to learn self control, new research has shown. The research also says heavy use of mobile devices at a very young age is having an untold impact on children’s development and behaviour. Researchers at Boston University School...