The BEACON Newsletter


It’s Friday, August 28, and New Jersey has made it harder to pollute in communities of color. Low-income communities of color are at the forefront of an environmental justice law the New Jersey state legislature passed on Thursday. The law will make it harder to create or expand facilities that produce large amounts of pollution near low-income, … Continue reading The BEACON Newsletter

Nik’s Book Summaries Newsletter I like


Hi, it's Nik again with 3 more free and life-changing book summaries just for you! Do you like audiobooks? We do! It's an extra way of learning from great books anytime, anywhere. But if you bought 300 full audiobooks, that'd take you 100 days of straight listening - and $6,000. To speed all that up … Continue reading Nik’s Book Summaries Newsletter I like

EU Startups newsletter


Advice for new entrepreneurs: There’s nothing better than advice from someone who has been there, done that, and got the t-shirt. In this cool article we pull together quotes and top tips for budding ‘wantrepreneurs’ from our previous interviews. Check out what these founders and VCs have to say. EU-Startups Job Board: There’s still a little bit of … Continue reading EU Startups newsletter

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: Own Your Everyday shows you how to let go of comparison, stress, and distractions so you … Continue reading Nik’s Book Summaries Newsletter

Gastro Obscura Newsletter I like


Oatmeal Full of Bowl During the 1920s and 1930s, ubiquitous household goods, such as bags of flour and canisters of tea, included unusual trinkets. “Depression glass” was so cheap to produce that heavy-hitting companies of the time gave them away in their products. The practice wasn’t relegated to home goods, either. READ MORE Wordless Recipes … Continue reading Gastro Obscura Newsletter I like

The Beacon Newsletter I like


It’s Wednesday, August 26, and Senate Democrats have a climate plan, too! Another day, another plan to address our overheating planet: On Tuesday, the Special Committee on the Climate Crisis — a group of 10 Democratic U.S. senators led by Hawaii’s Brian Schatz — released a 260-page report calling on the government to build “the clean energy future we … Continue reading The Beacon Newsletter I like

Nik’s Book Summaries Newsletter I like


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: The Art Of The Start is your guide to beginning a company and explains everything from … Continue reading Nik’s Book Summaries Newsletter I like

Strategy+business Newsletter I like


  Ideas that work August 25, 2020 Share:     Targeted marketing campaigns are the key to capturing the at-home consumer Brand manufacturers and retailers will have to work together in response to long-lasting shifts in consumer behavior produced by COVID-19. by Derek Baker and Matt Egol advertisement How businesses can fast-track innovation to help during a … Continue reading Strategy+business Newsletter I like

Anti-Corruption Daily Newsletter for 08/25/2020


via Anti-Corruption Daily Newsletter for 08/25/2020 Your source for international risk & compliance related news, insights, and best practices. The new home of the FCPA Newswire edited by Mike Kenealy Anti Corruption Digest is the most comprehensive source for global risk & compliance related news, insights, and best practices. Readers are welcome to research the Anti Corruption … Continue reading Anti-Corruption Daily Newsletter for 08/25/2020

What’s Cooking Newsletter


Make a large head last and last. Get the Magazine Here's How to Store Cabbage So It Lasts Longer Cabbage is a go-to comfort ingredient, but seeing the large heads at the store can be intimidating. Luckily you can use one head for multiple recipes and store the rest with these tips.  See More » German Pork Chops and … Continue reading What’s Cooking Newsletter

Seth Godin newsletter


From education to learning Education is the hustle for a credential. It exchanges compliance for certification. An institution can educate you. Learning can’t be done to you. It is a choice and it requires active participation, not simple adherence to metrics. Learning is the only place to find resilience, possibility and contribution, because learning is … Continue reading Seth Godin newsletter

Mixed Nuts via PNUTs Newsletter I like


Playing God With Mosquitoes  (Joe Raedle via Getty Images) In 2021, 750 million genetically modified (GM) mosquitoes are set to be released in the Florida Keys and a string of surrounding islands. The Environmental Protection Agency granted permission in May to the British-based but US-operated company, Oxitec, to produce the genetically engineered, male Aedes aegypti mosquitoes, known … Continue reading Mixed Nuts via PNUTs Newsletter I like

Brazil: Brazil prosecutors accuse two in alleged Petrobras-Maersk corruption scheme


via Brazil: Brazil prosecutors accuse two in alleged Petrobras-Maersk corruption scheme Ethical Alliance Daily News Brazil: Brazil prosecutors accuse two in alleged Petrobras-Maersk corruption scheme Aug 24, 2020 06:00 pm Brazilian prosecutors pressed charges on Friday against two people for an alleged scheme to obtain confidential market information from Petrobras to benefit A.P. Moller-Maersk, the … Continue reading Brazil: Brazil prosecutors accuse two in alleged Petrobras-Maersk corruption scheme

Nik’s Book Summaries Newsletter I like


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: Resisting Happiness shows you how to get more joy in your life by exploring the roadblocks … Continue reading Nik’s Book Summaries Newsletter I like

Interesting Newsletter from Nik


Would They Miss You If You Were Gone? A simple definition for doing work that matters Four years ago, after six months of hard work, I finally did it: My email list reached 10,000 subscribers. I was ecstatic. 10,000 people. That’s a small stadium. Imagine a sold out arena, waiting for you — just for you — … Continue reading Interesting Newsletter from Nik

The Beacon Newsletter


The Beacon It’s Monday, August 24, and the Pebble Mine project could be delayed indefinitely. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will issue a letter today giving the developers of the Pebble Mine, a proposed gold, copper, and silver ore mine in Alaska, 90 days to submit a new plan to mitigate the project’s impacts … Continue reading The Beacon Newsletter

All Recipes Newsletter I like


Stressful days need easy dinners. View this email online 27 Pantry-Friendly Dinners Ready in 45 Minutes or Less Stock up on time (and budget!) savers like canned and dry goods. These quick, flavorful recipes rely on simple ingredients. See More 15-Minute Meal Chicken Fried Rice   Leftover rice makes for a fast and easy dinner. Our Favorite New Recipes … Continue reading All Recipes Newsletter I like

All-Recipe Newsletter – Today’s Fresh Finds


Amazon Shoppers Love This This Cloud-Like Kitchen Mat No more achy feet. SHOP NOW » You Can Cool 3 Dozen Cookies on This Handy Rack And then fold it away for easy storage. SHOP NOW » This Wine Purifier Removes Sulfates and Aerates All at Once It's on sale right now. SHOP NOW » 8 Hand Sanitizing Wipes … Continue reading All-Recipe Newsletter – Today’s Fresh Finds

Bhagavad Gita: Chapter 12, Verse 3-4


ये त्वक्षरमनिर्देश्यमव्यक्तं पर्युपासते | सर्वत्रगमचिन्त्यञ्च कूटस्थमचलन्ध्रुवम् || 3|| सन्नियम्येन्द्रियग्रामं सर्वत्र समबुद्धय: | ते प्राप्नुवन्ति मामेव सर्वभूतहिते रता: || 4|| ye tv akṣharam anirdeśhyam avyaktaṁ paryupāsate sarvatra-gam achintyañcha kūṭa-stham achalandhruvam sanniyamyendriya-grāmaṁ sarvatra sama-buddhayaḥ te prāpnuvanti mām eva sarva-bhūta-hite ratāḥ ye—who; tu—but; akṣharam—the imperishable; anirdeśhyam—the indefinable; avyaktam—the unmanifest; paryupāsate—worship; sarvatra-gam—the all-pervading; achintyam—the unthinkable; cha—and; kūṭa-stham—the unchanging; achalam—the immovable; dhruvam—the eternal; sanniyamya—restraining; indriya-grāmam—the senses; sarvatra—everywhere; sama-buddhayaḥ—even-minded; te—they; prāpnuvanti—attain; mām—Me; eva—also; sarva-bhūta-hite—in the welfare of all beings; ratāḥ—engaged Translation BG … Continue reading Bhagavad Gita: Chapter 12, Verse 3-4

Rumi Quotes (Author of The Essential Rumi) | Goodreads


via Rumi Quotes (Author of The Essential Rumi) | Goodreads Rumi > Quotes more photos (1) Rumi quotes Showing 1-30 of 2,076 “Your task is not to seek for love, but merely to seek and find all the barriers within yourself that you have built against it.” ― Rumi tags: inspirational-love 8579 likes Like “Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing … Continue reading Rumi Quotes (Author of The Essential Rumi) | Goodreads

Seth Godin Newsletter


Situational gravity All of us are good at rationalizing. It helps us process the world, navigate our choices and live with ourselves. But gravity doesn’t care if you got a lot of sleep last night or not. It’s still the same amount of force. The pavement doesn’t care if you always wear a helmet on … Continue reading Seth Godin Newsletter

AEON+PSYCHE Newsletter I like


This week in Friday 21 August 2020 Thinkers and theories Essay The semi-satisfied life Renowned for his pessimism, Arthur Schopenhauer was nonetheless a conoisseur of very distinctive kinds of happiness by David Bather Woods Engineering Essay Uncertain times The pandemic is an unprecedented opportunity – seeing human society as a complex system opens a better … Continue reading AEON+PSYCHE Newsletter I like

Thrive Global Newsletter I like


 Tuesday, August 18, 2020  The Key to Dealing With Negative Emotions Positively  Taking control of your emotional well-being isn't about pushing certain feelings away. How to Connect With Your Kids as They Grow Into Teenagers The key is collaborating, not dictating. Small Ways to Shift Negative Thoughts When You Feel Stuck It's all about dealing … Continue reading Thrive Global Newsletter I like

Amazon CEO Says His Company “Will Go Bankrupt”…


via Amazon CEO Says His Company “Will Go Bankrupt”... Amazon CEO Says His Company “Will Go Bankrupt”... By: Laila Husain Jeff Bezos just shocked Amazon investors to the core with this dire statement: “I predict one day, Amazon will fail.” In a recent interview, Bezos explained that he believes “Amazon will be disrupted one day” … Continue reading Amazon CEO Says His Company “Will Go Bankrupt”…

Atlas Obscura Newsletter


August 17, 2020 FROM THE ARCHIVES Medieval Hymn, Modern Station German commuters on a random night in 2016 were treated to the sounds of a medieval Icelandic hymn drifting through the Wuppertal Hauptbahnhof station. Listen to the 13th-century song “Heyr himna smiður” here, and may your week start off as harmoniously as this song sounds. … Continue reading Atlas Obscura Newsletter

Atlas Obscura Newsletter


August 18, 2020 Recontextualizing Controversial Monuments Berlin’s Citadel Museum in Berlin, Germany, is unequivocally clear about its message: A monument is not a descriptive account of history, but instead a historical artifact that tells a story about power. To that end, the museum aims to critically examine monuments by putting uncomfortable realities on display in … Continue reading Atlas Obscura Newsletter

Strategy+Business Newsletter


Ideas that work August 18, 2020 Four questions to ask before you plan your next meeting Good meetings need to be designed, whether they are virtual or face-to-face. by Elizabeth Doty Leadership Essentials (Live Online) Sep 23–24, 2020 Professionals looking to improve their effectiveness in working with individuals and teams can develop their essential leadership … Continue reading Strategy+Business Newsletter

Aeon Psyche Newsletter


Tuesday 18 August 2020 Thinkers and theories Essay The semi-satisfied life Renowned for his pessimism, Arthur Schopenhauer was nonetheless a conoisseur of very distinctive kinds of happiness by David Bather Woods Parenting and families Idea Philosophy can explain what kind of achievement it is to give birth by Fiona Woollard Architecture Video Surreal, audacious, unfinished … Continue reading Aeon Psyche Newsletter

United States: Justice Department Issues Rare FCPA Opinion Letter


via United States: Justice Department Issues Rare FCPA Opinion Letter Ethical Alliance Daily News United States: Justice Department Issues Rare FCPA Opinion Letter Aug 18, 2020 06:00 pm The U.S. Justice Department issued a rare Foreign Corrupt Practices Act opinion letter, saying it doesn’t intend to bring an enforcement action against a U.S.-based investment adviser … Continue reading United States: Justice Department Issues Rare FCPA Opinion Letter