At a time when we're hyperconnected with each other only separated by 3.57 degrees, you would think it's easier for artists and creative people to leverage technology for their own practices. However, we're left unaided with misguided realities around who and how to build meaningful relationships with those around us.
It might sound like everything is working against us if we want to have close friendships, meaningful interactions and a supportive and loving community but there are things we can do to have high quality friendships, even we don't have proximity on our side. Here are some tips to foster and sustain close relationships:
After a week of eating like a Tyrannosaurus Rex with red meat, leaves, oddly textured collagen bars, and thick, buttery coffee littering my desk, I was over the whole thing and promptly found some dessert.
Your curiosity must explore and attempt to solve the world in the way it's meant to. And the only people most likely to see the world through a similar lens are those infected with this same disease...the billionaires.
Post college success comes easily to those who start the prep work before they walk across the graduation stage. Follow this to-do list and give yourself the best chance to score a job you actually want!
This week's HotTopic is about skin care products in China. There was a kind of game going on where girls would gather up all the skin care products they had in their bathroom, and then post the products on social media.
3D printers, virtual reality, drones ... I've watched a lot of nascent industries enter the fray, but watching a new industry growing out of what was once a criminal substance is really interesting to watch.
Networking in the traditional sense is a waste of time and energy. So just stop. This is one of those "skills" in business everyone tells us we're supposed to do all the time if we are to uncover success. That is complete and utter b**sh*t.
The fragmentation of the global village is bound to get worse. I mean that social circles will likely overlap less and less. Global trends are less and less truly global; in reality, they are more and more regional.
After quitting my day job, selling my apartment, and moving to California to become an entrepreneur, I realized that along the way I have implemented seven specific habits -- all backed by research -- that have exponentially transformed my personal and professional life. May these seven habits transform your life.
Recently I was asked to do a seminar on the value of social media, a common topic for me to speak about. When I came off stage one of the attendees ca...
The new technology introduced a strong, radical discontinuity with the dynamics and processes of the past. It was a sort of metamorphosis that brought new behaviors, trends and models.
Ever wondered how children are amused at some outright bizarre things? It's because they find meaning in things that are completely new to them so what's stopping you from finding meaning in the most mundane, sometimes ridiculous, everyday things?
Joseph A. Konstan Professor of Computer Science and Engineering University of Minnesota A few weeks ago I received a message, through LinkedIn, from...
As the site has evolved, the LinkedIn groups seem to have lost their luster, almost as if they have been forgotten. Many have dried up altogether.
If you work remotely, chances are you've experienced a lack of personal connections. After all, you're behind a screen for the majority of your day. And if you work in an office setting, it's still important to be able to foster relationships anywhere you go.