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  • Reality might be hallucinations created by your brainReality might be hallucinations created by your brain July 23, 2017 VIDEO According to neuroscientist Anil Seth, we're all hallucinating all the time; when we agree about our hallucinations, we call it "reality." Right now, billions of neurons in your brain are working together to generate a conscious experience -- and not just any conscious experience, your experience of the world around you and of yourself within it. How does this… (54)
  • You can win arguments consistently by following these proven rulesYou can win arguments consistently by following these proven rules August 14, 2017 INFOGRAPHIC: Winning an argument, from time to time, is good for your confidence and for the flow of knowledge. The art of winning an argument is an ancient one – and today it’s backed up by scientific research. This infographic takes you through the ins and outs of coming out successful in an argument. SOURCE: SavingSpot (53)
  • CleverPDF: Powerful and free online PDF toolsCleverPDF: Powerful and free online PDF tools June 26, 2017 UTILITY/ WEBSITE: PDF files are the de facto standard for managing documents on all electronic networks. This website provides PDF conversion and editing tools online, for free, so PDF users can easily deal with the daily task all in a web browser.CleverPDF offers 19 processes: converters to and from various document editors and a range of utilities for manipulating files.… (51)
  • 3 steps that will help you remember new people you meet3 steps that will help you remember new people you meet July 10, 2017 VIDEO (How to?): You go to events to meet people, but how do you remember them after you head home? When you meet a lot of people at the same time, the problem only gets worse. However, there are 3 things you can do to help make sure you remember everyone you meet and all that handshaking doesn’t go to… (49)
  • The art of introducing yourself before making a presentation: some tipsThe art of introducing yourself before making a presentation: some tips May 29, 2017 INFOGRAPHIC: Even in situations where you are introduced to the audience by someone else, you will need to make a personal version before you get into the heart of the matter. This portion of your talk will set the mood for the audience. Do it well and you will have them with you; flub the job and your message will… (44)
  • Keeping a conversation going: 
tips and strategiesKeeping a conversation going: 
tips and strategies June 12, 2017 VIDEO INFOGRAPHIC: How do you think of questions to ask people in a casual conversation? It can be hard to come up with them when you’re talking to someone new, and even sometimes when you’re speaking with an old friend. Here are some strategies for making conversations interesting. It takes practice, like all skills. While such planning may seem “artificial,”… (42)
  • History of the world in 20 minutesHistory of the world in 20 minutes May 29, 2017 VIDEO: First published on 10 May 2017, this unusual video has already racked up over 20 million views on YouTube. The video starts us off in the nothingness of the pre-Big Bang era, and then suddenly the universe happens. From there, the video is off and running. It moves through the history of life on Earth, dinosaurs and finally human… (35)
  • Living a rewarding life: 7 guideposts to leading an "examined life"Living a rewarding life: 7 guideposts to leading an “examined life” May 15, 2017 INFOGRAPHIC: Socrates said that the unexamined life is not worth living. Quite often the introspection and analysis occurs at the end of life -- too late to do anything about it. The examination should start early and be a lifelong process. This infographic lists 7 important facets. SOURCE: Business Insider (33)
  • Holding on to unrealised ideas blocks creativity: downsize your "idea debt"Holding on to unrealised ideas blocks creativity: downsize your “idea debt” June 19, 2017 ARTICLE/ VIDEO: Idea debt is the pile of ideas you keep revisiting but never finish, or even never begin. It can be a book, an app, a business, any project that grows in your mind but not in reality. It feels much more impressive than the projects you’re actually carrying out, with all their disappointments and compromises. Like financial debt,… (29)
  • Why brainstorming doesn't work -- and what will insteadWhy brainstorming doesn’t work — and what will instead June 5, 2017 VIDEO: It's impossible to fit a label on this magical video. It's like nothing you would have ever seen before on the topic of generating and executing new ideas. The talk addresses a common pattern: "You think of an idea, you come up with a plan, and then revise your original idea to fit a great plan, and then, and… (28)
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