If You Like It, Better Put a Share on It

Facebook discourages creativity.┬áIn fact, I’d say that the Facebook has conditioned us all to chase the affirmation of a “Like,” which has a deleterious effect on our courage in speaking out on unpopular topics – our courage in going against the herd or writing on topics that are less “popular.” There are studies on “what Read More …

How to Introduce Yourself to Strangers (Hint: No, That’s NOT the Way)

My mother used to say I was a “weirdo magnet.” She also gave me a key ring, once, that said, “I like you – you’re weird.” I like to think that most of the “weird” people we meet in life are likeable (like me!) but now and then, even nice weirdos need a little coaching Read More …