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The Turing Test

Paul Pizzala | Posted 03.25.2017 | Business
Paul Pizzala

The Turing test goes something along the lines of not being able to distinguish machine behavior from that of a human as a sign of artificial intelligence.

There is No Having It All, There is No Perfect (and, Spoiler Alert: There is No Santa Claus, Either)

Barbara & Shannon Kelley | Posted 11.25.2012 | Women
Barbara & Shannon Kelley

Told we can have it all, we heard we must do it all. Told we can do anything, we heard that whatever we choose to do, it better be something good... and we better do it perfectly.

The Real, Real Reason Women Are Staying Single

Barbara & Shannon Kelley | Posted 04.17.2012 | Women
Barbara & Shannon Kelley

When we're told that we can have it all, that everything is on the table, why would we ever commit to anything? Even if we know we love the thing to which we're committing, we can't help but wonder about all the things we didn't choose.

The Real Reason Decisions Are So Hard To Make

Barbara & Shannon Kelley | Posted 12.24.2011 | Women
Barbara & Shannon Kelley

The -cide in "decide", after all, is the same -cide you'll find in words like homicide, suicide ... A decision is, when you think about it, the death of a choice.

Self, How Did I Get Here?

Barbara & Shannon Kelley | Posted 12.11.2011 | Women
Barbara & Shannon Kelley

With each choice we make, our life picks up a little bit of steam, until, sometimes, before we know it, we find the life we're living is one that's being driven by inertia, heading off in some direction we never planned.

The Sane Way To Have It All

Barbara & Shannon Kelley | Posted 10.22.2011 | Women
Barbara & Shannon Kelley

While the Enjoli woman of yore was intimidating enough with her bacon and her pan, today the ideal involves even more balls in the air: in addition to raising her children perfectly (and feeding them only organic bacon) and making the most of her potential at the office, she's untouched by the hands of time, doing work that's deeply satisfying and meaningful for the world at large, finding personal and spiritual fulfillment and capable of a perfect downward-facing dog.

How to Get Beyond False Choices

Inder Sidhu | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Inder Sidhu

My nights have become much more restful since I stopped assuming that I had to make trade-offs and instead opted to "do both."