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Mediocrity

Why University Students Aren't Amazing Anyone, and What They Can Do About It

Karl Gude | Posted 05.27.2012 | Home
Karl Gude

"You don't become a designer because you took a class in design, you become a designer because you're a slut for design." I said this to a group of 300 design students at Michigan State University and posted it on my Facebook page.

The Top 5 Reasons Women Doubt Themselves -- And Shouldn't

Barbara & Shannon Kelley | Posted 04.16.2012 | Women
Barbara & Shannon Kelley

We're convinced mediocre isn't going to cut it and face the pervasive belief that today's women can and should have it all: great career, hot sex, well-behaved children and granite counters.

Joy Resmovits

Denver School Performance Increases Slightly As Colorado Sees Flat Test Scores Overall

HuffingtonPost.com | Joy Resmovits | Posted 10.03.2011 | Education

Denver Public Schools officials say standardized testing results released Wednesday that show a small performance bump in middle school students are a...

The Devil Wears Puma: When Mediocrity and Ambition Collide

Shaena Henry | Posted 06.11.2011 | Style
Shaena Henry

Anyone who works in the fashion industry can confirm that The Devil Wears Prada is a piece of non-fiction work. At some point in our careers, we all ...

The Last Decade & Mediocrity: A Look Ahead

Richard Laermer | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Richard Laermer

There's a Kurt Vonnegut short (very short) story called Harrison Bergeron. In it the United States Handicapper General, under the auspices of the 211t...

TARP, Octuplets and the Triumph of the Mediocre

Steven Weber | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Steven Weber

American culture, having had its higher ambitions whittled down most notably during the Bush years, perpetuates messages which teach us that it's okay, indeed preferable, to be downright mediocre.

"We Are Not Alone"

Richard Laermer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Richard Laermer

Choose to read up on the crap that seems like opinion (blogs) but in many cases is knowledge passed subtly from a source to someone with an eagle eye.