Today’s Inspirational Quote:


Today's Inspirational Quote: "Avoid the crowd. Do your own thinking independently. Be the chess player, not the chess piece." -- Ralph Charell

Nik’s book summaries newsletter


Heyo, Nik here with your free summary of the day. If you enjoy these, check out our reading guide. It'll help you learn and remember more from everything you read. Happy reading! Want to get just one weekly summary roundup? Switch to weekly. 1-Sentence-Summary: Evicted reveals the awful situation of those living in the poorest cities in the United States … Continue reading Nik’s book summaries newsletter

Stanford Business Newslewtter


August 30, 2020Big DataHow Segregated Are We?Using GPS data to analyze people’s movements, Stanford researchers found that in most U.S. metropolitan areas, people’s day-to-day experiences are less segregated than traditional measures suggest.Read More LeadershipThe Strategic Importance of EmpathyThe key to dealing with difficult people is learning to widen your perspective.Watch More PersuasionHow Redefining “Normal” Can Alter BehaviorStanford … Continue reading Stanford Business Newslewtter

Saint Seraphim of Sarov


"Drink water from the spring where horses drink.The horse will never drink bad water.Lay your bed where the cat sleeps.Eat the fruit that has been touched by a worm.Boldly pick the mushroom on which the insects sit.Plant the tree where the mole digs.Build your house where the snake sits to warm itself.Dig your fountain where … Continue reading Saint Seraphim of Sarov

Strategy+Business Newsletter


Ideas that workSeptember 1, 2020Share:       Building on a culture of belonging: PwC’s first D&I transparency reportWhy sharing results is part of our commitment to diversity.by Timothy F. Ryan advertisementDelivering on your promisesIn The Ends Game, professors Marco Bertini and Oded Koenigsberg explain how companies can help their customers meet goals by rewriting the rules of commerce.by David Lancefield advertisementFeatured … Continue reading Strategy+Business Newsletter

Five Years Of Startup India, Startups Under Priority Sector Lending & More


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Clearing the Zone Rouge in France, where First World War debris still poses a deadly threat | Aeon Videos


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Toastmasters International -Fascinate Your Audience


https://www.toastmasters.org/magazine/articles/fascinate-your-audience FASCINATE YOUR AUDIENCE It’s a question as old as the great Greek orators: Is charisma inborn or can it be learned? Sally Hogshead would tell Toastmasters that you don’t have to change who you are to become more charismatic or fascinating, only become more of who you are—and that starts by developing a better … Continue reading Toastmasters International -Fascinate Your Audience

What I learned from President Obama | Jon Favreau (speechwriter) | UCD Literary & Historical Society – YouTube


US President Barack Obama's former chief speechwriter Jon Favreau was presented with the James Joyce Award from the UCD Literary & Historical Society, University College Dublin. Once described by US President Obama as his "mind reader", Jon Favreau's words are credited as having contributed to getting Barack Obama elected President. Favreau worked on both the … Continue reading What I learned from President Obama | Jon Favreau (speechwriter) | UCD Literary & Historical Society – YouTube

Toastmasters International -Famous Speechwriters


FOUR FAMOUS SPEECHWRITERS Toastmasters International has celebrated the art of public speaking since its inception, developing educational programs to grow transferable skills in communication and leadership. At Toastmasters clubs, members don’t just learn how to speak; they also learn how to write. And like any type of writing, speechwriting is a form of art. Today, … Continue reading Toastmasters International -Famous Speechwriters

Sunday Best Fruit Salad Recipe | Allrecipes


Sunday Best Fruit Salad Rating: 4.52 stars 406 Ratings299 Reviews34 Photos This is a wonderful and easy fruit salad that is also pretty for special occasions or holidays.By Pattie PriceSavePinPrintShare Gallery Watch Recipe Summary Prep:20 minsAdditional:25 minsTotal:45 minsServings:8Yield:6 to 8 servingsNutrition Info Ingredients Decrease Serving8Increase ServingAdjustOriginal recipe yields 8 servingsIngredient Checklist 1 (20 ounce) can pineapple … Continue reading Sunday Best Fruit Salad Recipe | Allrecipes

Quick and Easy Vegetable Soup Recipe | Allrecipes


Quick and Easy Vegetable Soup Rating: 4.65 stars 520 Ratings398 Reviews63 Photos A low calorie, but filling, tomato-based vegetable soup. I use fresh vegetables when in season, frozen or canned in winter.By Anne VackrinosSavePinPrintShare Gallery Watch Recipe Summary Servings:6Yield:6 servingsNutrition Info Ingredients Decrease Serving6Increase ServingAdjustOriginal recipe yields 6 servingsIngredient Checklist 1 (14 ounce) can chicken broth1 … Continue reading Quick and Easy Vegetable Soup Recipe | Allrecipes

Umbrella Academy: 10 Of The Best Quotes From Season 1


Umbrella Academy: 10 Of The Best Quotes From Season 1 The Umbrella Academy wowed audiences with its first season and delivered a number of very memorable quotes in the process. Here are 10 of the best.BY KRISTEN PALAMARA8 HOURS AGO The Umbrella Academy follows a group of superpowered siblings who were all adopted by an eccentric … Continue reading Umbrella Academy: 10 Of The Best Quotes From Season 1

The BEACON Newsletter I like


It’s Tuesday, September 1, and California’s attorney general hit a milestone suing Trump to protect a major environmental law.Environmentalists fumed in July when the Trump administration’s Council on Environmental Quality announced its final revision of the National Environmental Policy Act. The law, better known as NEPA, forced federal agencies to conduct environmental assessments to ensure new projects … Continue reading The BEACON Newsletter I like