Posts Categorized: Friday’s Finds

walking to extinction

Every fortnight I curate some of the observations and insights that were shared on social media. I call these Friday’s Finds. “The price of anything is the amount of life you exchange for it.” – Henry David Thoreau – via @dennisdenktmee @hvaelama – “get all of humanity to educate itself swiftly enough to generate spontaneous… Read more »

best finds of 2015

Every second Friday I review what I’ve noted on social media and post a wrap-up of what caught my eye. I do this as a reflective thinking process and to put what I’ve learned on a platform I control: this blog. Here are what I consider the best of Friday’s Finds for 2015. Quotes “All… Read more »

writing, communicating, learning

Every fortnight I curate some of the observations and insights that were shared on social media. I call these Friday’s Finds. “Mastery is not referred to the use of any tool. It is a state of the person. And then it permeates the use of *any* tool.” – Stelio Verzera How You Record Ideas May… Read more »

self-organization and self-reflection

Every fortnight I curate some of the observations and insights that were shared on social media. I call these Friday’s Finds. “A job is an artifact of a renaissance era scheme to prevent us from creating and exchanging value among ourselves.” – Douglas Rushkoff, via @fer_ananda

humanity

Every fortnight I curate some of the observations and insights that were shared on social media. I call these Friday’s Finds. I am currently in Toronto, returning from speaking at the Institute for Performance and Learning where my topic was ‘Humanity: the killer app’. “One reason I find it a revelation to read newspapers, listen… Read more »

working and living

Every fortnight I curate some of the observations and insights that were shared on social media. I call these Friday’s Finds. “It is difficult to get a man to understand something when his salary depends upon his not understanding it”  — Upton Sinclair – via @jerrymichalski “They tried to bury us. They didn’t know we… Read more »

a new economy

Every fortnight I curate some of the observations and insights that were shared on social media. I call these Friday’s Finds. “It is not for me to change you. The question is, how can I be of service to you without diminishing your degree of freedom?” – Buckminster Fuller, via @decasteve “Results are gained by… Read more »

Friday’s Late Finds

Every fortnight I curate some of the observations and insights that were shared on social media. I call these Friday’s Finds [due to my travel and work schedule in South Africa this week, I am a day late]. “Money is the wealthy person’s curtain which hides all their defects from the world.” – Anon –… Read more »

network era work

Every fortnight I curate some of the observations and insights that were shared on social media. I call these Friday’s Finds. @skap5 – “The economic game has been completely transformed and the farm system where the next generation learns how to play hasn’t.” The Buurtzorg Model of socialcare, via @CG_carrGomm Cutting bureaucracy is only one… Read more »