Amazing Speech By Sir Ken Robinson: The Learning Revolution

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  Why you should listen to him: Why don’t we get the best out of people? Sir Ken Robinson argues that it’s because we’ve been educated to become good workers, rather than creative thinkers. Students with restless minds and bodies — far from being cultivated for their energy and curiosity — are ignored or even stigmatized, with terrible consequences. “We are educating people out of their creativity,” Robinson says. It’s a message… Read More

Remember When You Were A Kid?

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Whether you’re a young kid who dreams of doing something incredible or a seasoned professional with an extensive entrepreneurial résumé, we all need motivation. So take a break from the cat videos, and be inspired. Now it’s Time to Get to Work Remember this quote from Ryan Allis: “Not a single person whose name is worth remembering lived a life of ease.”

20 Amazing iPhone Apps Developed By Students

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Have an idea for an App but feel like you need to wait until after undergrad to develop it. These students didn’t! While we were all sleeping in class these bright young minds were changing the way we interact with the world around us. Take a look, download, enjoy and be inspired by the list of 24 amazing iPhone apps developed by young promising students. 1. Battery Go! Jeff Lange, Michael Phelps… Read More

Wants vs Needs

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Series of clever illustrations by talented designer Erin Hanson reminds us about the important things in life. Most people “want” everything, but they only “need” enough to survive.

Have Something Nice to Say?

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People don’t generally go around giving compliments to each other or wishing random strangers a nice day. But when Improv Everywhere put a podium in a New York park with a bullhorn and the words “Say Something Nice,” that’s just what happened.