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Why It's Wrong to Condemn The Bachelorette's Nick

Dr. Peggy Drexler | Posted 09.30.2014 | Entertainment
Dr. Peggy Drexler

If a man in her same position wouldn't have been embarrassed by it, why should Dorfman? If we're going to argue that Dorfman has the right to sleep with whomever she wants without shame, we can't react as if Viall was wrong to call her out on it.

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly of Digital Citizenship

Andreas Sandre | Posted 07.23.2014 | Technology
Andreas Sandre

In every large democracy of our time, little seems to be left to chance, with both national and trans-national laws and policies relating to every aspect of our life. The Internet however, is still much debated and a sort of grey area.

Refusing to Innovate: What's the Cost?

Scott MacFarland | Posted 04.05.2014 | Business
Scott MacFarland

Companies must realize that the most important asset they have are the employees. If that is not realized, there is a problem.

Here's Why Obama Is Right About Susan Rice

Alexia Parks | Posted 01.29.2013 | Denver
Alexia Parks

Women excel at negotiation, diplomacy and collaboration. In today's volatile, interconnected world, what is needed is more nurturing and collaboration.

This Two-Word Tweet Created a Firestorm in France

Alexia Parks | Posted 08.21.2012 | Denver
Alexia Parks

Does social media now rule politics? When Valerie Trierweile composed a two-word, carefully timed message and released it on Twitter, who could have predicted its impact on recent French elections?

Young Inventor Creates "Missing Link" to Low Cost Computers

Alexia Parks | Posted 09.13.2011 | Denver
Alexia Parks

I woke up this morning thinking about WINGStand. Could a single $20 thumb-sized product forever change the way we use computers? Fifty years ago, IB...

Stories of Passionate Engagement

Miguel Guhlin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education
Miguel Guhlin

If students and communities can easily share what they are passionate about in their lives, will they share stories about school?

Rethinking Nonprofits in a Networked World

Beth Kanter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Beth Kanter

Well known philanthropy blogger Lucy Bernholz has proclaimed the third philanthropy buzz word of year: networked. Change is all about the technological network -- how you connect electronically.

Networked Nonprofits Know How To Experiment Their Way To Social Media Success

Beth Kanter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Beth Kanter

Social media experiments are fast, cheap, and scalable. The learning that results is what brings your more success. Simply put: Failure is not a F-word.

CRUSH IT

Nathan Havey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Nathan Havey

A quick digest of the week's social media news with a side of fun? You're welcome. Introducing CRUSH, the weekly web-show that takes the news on the...

Can Facebook Promote World Peace?

Jim Cashel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Jim Cashel

So congratulations to Facebook. Peace on Facebook is a great start. But world peace it ain't (yet). Let's think ambitiously for a minute -- how could Facebook do more to promote world peace?

Bookcamp: the Books are All Right

Hugh McGuire | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Hugh McGuire

BookCamp London started with a blank grid: 6 time slots and 5 spaces (or 5 spaces, 6 time slots?), with participants asked to fill in the grid, adding sessions they'd like to discuss.