Despite what you may have thought, or been taught, your ability to learn depends on your ability to make mistakes. It turns out, learning depends less on your ability to get things right, and more on your willingness to keep making mistakes. KhanAcademy.org is creating a paradigm shift in education that will benefit students all […]
Find your supporters where they are: Online. Change.org is an internet petition platform that allows individuals and communities to demonstrate their desire for change. The staunch clipboard activist standing on street corners gets an upgrade. Using the incredible interconnectivity of the net, activists can amplify their voice and extend their reach by taping into the […]
WeDemand turns the tables of the music industry by giving audiences the ability to attract their favorite performers to their town. This crowdsourcing platform allows individuals to demonstrate their interest, in turn, drawing artists to where they are wanted. Instead of spending large sums on advertising, an artist can easily see where his willing audience is. […]
During a visit to sunny Playa del Carmen in Mexico, I was fortunate to have been invited to spend a day at a private cenote water hole. Had a wonderful time zip-lining, swimming and eating good food with great company. Hoping to go back for even more fun!