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The Art of Crisis Leadership Book Review

Suna Senman | Posted 05.02.2016 | Books
Suna Senman

The Art of Crisis Leadership elaborates on "reputation elasticity" with the examples of Starbucks, Google and Amazon and quotes wisdom from Warren Buffet. The chapter describes crisis-prone industries, consumer relationships and reputation capital.

The New Science of Afterlife Research and Its Benefits to Society

Stafford Betty | Posted 04.27.2016 | Religion
Stafford Betty

One of the most revolutionary ideas ever conceived is that we are more than our bodies and that our true home lies beyond our physical planet. This idea, that we are or have souls that do not die at death, is found in all the earth's religions.

Come Out of the Closet As a Charismatic Communicator

Melanie Chartoff | Posted 10.06.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Melanie Chartoff

Are you truly living up to your potential? Are you fully present and potent with friends, but out of integrity in timing and truth in higher stakes ci...

More Free Stuff for Corporations

Leo W. Gerard | Posted 10.05.2015 | Politics
Leo W. Gerard

Republicans and the rich guys who imposed 35 years of stagnant wages on American workers now offer a prescription for easing this pain! More free stuff for corporations!

How Does Warren Buffett Invest?

Quora | Posted 09.16.2015 | Business
Quora

My rule of thumb is to always invest behind people who are smarter than me. Warren Buffett is smarter than me. One anecdote from the meeting: Someone asked Charlie Munger and Warren Buffett what was going to happen to the US dollar.

Warren Buffett: 'I Admire' Bernie Sanders

The Huffington Post | Daniel Marans | Posted 09.09.2015 | Politics

Democratic presidential hopeful Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), who has made taking on the superrich the focus of his campaign, received high praise this...

Should All Businesses Have Trusted Advisors?

Jennifer Love | Posted 07.18.2016 | Business
Jennifer Love

The truth is, our peers, friends, family and staff can provide helpful insight, and you don't want to discount the importance of their advice. But, you also want to seek out formal trusted advisors who have a deep understanding of your business, along with the wisdom you need to compensate for your blind spots.

3 Reasons Introversion Made Warren Buffett One Of The World's Richest People

Quiet Revolution | Andy Hinds | Posted 09.30.2015 | Healthy Living

Warren Buffett is a high-profile public figure who comes off as gregarious and folksy in his interviews and appearances. Based on his easy manner, his...

20 Qualities of the Generous Leader

Barbara Bonner | Posted 01.18.2015 | Business
Barbara Bonner

The subject of generosity in business is often dismissed as impractical, pie in the sky, impossibly idealistic. I argue quite the opposite. Generosity is most certainly a virtue. But it also makes life better, makes people happier, enhances outcomes and inspires.

Billion Dollar Blow Out

Renee C. Herrell | Posted 01.12.2015 | Impact
Renee C. Herrell

If you had a billion dollars, would you give it all away? Warren Buffett and Bill and Melinda Gates did it and then asked others to do it.

Why Boomer Aging Means Trillions of Dollars for Business

Brent Green | Posted 12.21.2014 | Business
Brent Green

Horrific outcomes predicted by generational accountants and economic doomsayers will not come true as foreseen, partly because the generations over age fifty shift paradigms, create new industries, abolish others, and ultimately reshape the social and economic landscape.

Philanthropy As a Family Affair

Epaminondas Farmakis | Posted 10.25.2014 | Impact
Epaminondas Farmakis

According to Forbes magazine, we are currently living in an era commonly referred to as the "Golden Age of Philanthropy." The number of family found...

The Warren Buffett Effect: Investing In Our World

John G. Taft | Posted 09.11.2014 | Business
John G. Taft

Corporate responsibility is no longer about how you give money away; it's about the way you make money -- about the culture and the values that inform your operating practices.

Still Kicking at 88

Trish Vradenburg | Posted 05.18.2014 | Fifty
Trish Vradenburg

If Alzheimer's were cured, people would simply age, rather than disappear into the unforgiving vortex of the disease.

Madness of College Athletics Extends Well Beyond March

Dr. Arthur F. Kirk, Jr. | Posted 05.17.2014 | College
Dr. Arthur F. Kirk, Jr.

This is a terrific time of year for fans of college sports as March Madness takes center stage. But big money, national fame and institutional pride too often overwhelm the best intentions of educators.

Imagine Warren Buffett and/or Charlie Munger on Your Nonprofit Board

Eugene Fram | Posted 05.16.2014 | Business
Eugene Fram

Buffet and Munger, close partners for 54 years are sometimes described as 'being joined at the hip.' Two Stanford professors have developed an analysis of Munger's comments on good corporate governance.

What's the Best Way to Give Back?

Paul Mashegoane | Posted 05.13.2014 | Impact
Paul Mashegoane

Today giving is a matter of status, a way to run away from excessive tax, to look good in public, and yes, a few genuine motives to make a positive im...

Warren Buffett Says What Wall Street Doesn't Want You To Hear

The Huffington Post | Mark Gongloff | Posted 02.24.2014 | Business

Wall Street should really hate Warren Buffett. America's cuddliest billionaire is always treated like a rock star on CNBC or Wall Street or whereve...

Global Curriculum -- The World Village

Wendy Adams Mendenhall | Posted 03.25.2014 | Education
Wendy Adams Mendenhall

Sixth in a series of 12 - Education Unplugged 101 "Self-study, self-exploration, self-empowerment -- these are the virtues of a great education." ...

The New App a Secret Agent Would Love

Nir Eyal | Posted 01.23.2014 | Technology
Nir Eyal

A quick glance provided the context for the meeting, notes from previous encounters, and often times contained personal information.

The Yin and Yang of Philanthropy and Nonprofit Fundraising

Shar McBee | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact
Shar McBee

Whatever you think of Peter Buffett's theories, at least he's engaged in looking for solutions. He's not patting himself on the back. He's willing to look at both the yin and the yang of philanthropy. I admire that Buffett doesn't profess to have the answers.

A Global Faculty - Co-evolutionary Teachers Collaborating With Evolutionary Technologies

Wendy Adams Mendenhall | Posted 11.26.2013 | Impact
Wendy Adams Mendenhall

Fifth in a series of 12 - Education Unplugged 101 "A teacher affects eternity; {they} can never tell where {their} influence stops." -- Henry Adams ...

The App of God: Getting 100 Million Downloads Is More Psychology Than Miracles

Nir Eyal | Posted 10.19.2013 | Technology
Nir Eyal

How did YouVersion come to so dominate the digital word of God? It turns out there is much more behind the app's success than missionary zeal.

The Curse of the Network Effect

Nir Eyal | Posted 08.19.2013 | Technology
Nir Eyal

Ethan Stock lived the Silicon Valley dream. He had recently sold his company to eBay and emanated the tanned skin and relaxed composure you'd expect of someone who just cashed a big corporate check. But I was surprised by what he said next. "Mediocrity is worse than failure, you know?"

WATCH: The United States of Inequality

Bill Moyers | Posted 06.18.2013 | Politics
Bill Moyers

Inequality in America is now at the greatest level in modern history and shows no signs of abating. Corporate profits are at record highs. But have those companies invested that in new jobs? No. Did they at least give their workers a bump in pay? Hardly.