Who Owns Future

Book Review: Who Owns the Future by Jaron Lanier

Dave Kinnear 2-Jobs & Tech, Book Reviews

For the past several years, it seems as though I rarely have any discussion with business executives or consumers that sooner or later doesn’t turn to the topic of change and how technology is driving that change. In the longer and more focused conversations, we often wind up sharing views about where things are headed. Usually, we end up being …

Brain

A picture is worth a thousand words

Dave Kinnear 1-On Leadership

AND, science now shows us words rely more on pictures than we had originally thought. For the first time, researchers report that they “were able to link the auditory signal in the brain to what a person said they heard when what they actually heard was something different.” When there is a disconnect between visual and auditory information, visual dominates …

MOOCs

The MOOCs are here Part II

Dave Kinnear 1-On Leadership

Some time ago, I wrote about how I believe that the Massive Open On-line Courses (MOOCs) are here. Others feel the same way. And the Online Schools Organization has been gathering information on what’s available. This is a great resource! Now your job (and mine) of finding more information for continuous learning  just got a bit easier. A question still …

"Jogging" across the finish line at 2013 San Diego Rock and Roll Marathon.

Backsliding

Dave Kinnear 1-On Leadership

It has been the perfect storm for me – being abnormally low on energy and physically tired, a busy coaching schedule, an even busier Vistage schedule, travel and a death in the family – all have conspired to keep me from my normal exercise program. I got back to running yesterday after not running for about three weeks. The weather …