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Inspirational Stories

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Here is a list of the best stories I collected over time from many of the wonderfully inspiring stories available on the web and elsewhere. If one of those stories resonates with you, moves you …

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Shu Ha Ri: The Stages of Learning to Mastery

January 29, 2010 – 1:35 pm | 2 Comments | 1,239 views
Shu Ha Ri: The Stages of Learning to Mastery

Recently I attended a presentation by Alistair Cockburn. He is one of the initiators of the agile movement in software development and one of the 17 authors of the Agile Manifesto. During his presentation he …

Extreme: Lewis Gordon Pugh swims the North Pole

January 24, 2010 – 2:05 pm | One Comment | 110 views
Extreme: Lewis Gordon Pugh swims the North Pole

Lewis Gordon Pugh, the first person to swim at the North Pole, talks about his using extremes to accelerate the conversation about global warming. He talks about his record-breaking swim across the North Pole. He …

Find What You Love

December 20, 2009 – 2:59 pm | No Comment | 333 views
Find What You Love

In his famous 2005 Stanford Commencement Address, Steve Jobs, the CEO and co-founder of Apple Computer, urged graduates to pursue their dreams and see the opportunities in life’s setbacks – including death itself.
In this inspiring …

Top 10 Tools for Learning

October 10, 2009 – 10:16 am | No Comment | 605 views
Top 10 Tools for Learning

Jane Hart a Social Learning Consultant and the Founder of the Centre for Learning & Performance Technologies maintains a list of the Top 100 Tools for Learning.
This valuable resource is compiled from the feedback …

SharedMinds Desktop – The Ultimate Twitter Client for Windows

September 25, 2009 – 11:25 am | 22 Comments | 62,149 views
SharedMinds Desktop – The Ultimate Twitter Client for Windows

With SharedMinds Desktop you can browse though all your tweets quickly and show links, user profiles and twitter search results right there in the same application. This will make you more productive and enhance your …

What Everybody Ought to Know About Twitter?

September 19, 2009 – 4:22 pm | 3 Comments | 1,303 views
What Everybody Ought to Know About Twitter?

What is Twitter?
Twitter is a free online service that enables you to broadcast short messages of 140 characters or fewer (aka status updates or tweets) to your friends or followers. People interested in your …