Hunted for Trying to Protect the People: an Edward Snowden interview on Intercepted podcast

Listen to interview http://www.stitcher.com/s If the jury, if the American people, are forbidden from considering whether the crime itself is revealing the government's crime, how do you have a fair trial if the jury can't ask the question: well, who exactly is the real criminal here?" Whatever you think of Edward Snowden and his actions,… Continue reading Hunted for Trying to Protect the People: an Edward Snowden interview on Intercepted podcast

Quote on Learning and Doing

The right way to think about any learning...is to think: what do I want to do.-Scott Young, author of Ultralearning: Master Hard Skills, Outsmart the Competition, and Accelerate Your Career, as heard on The James Altucher Show, episode 488, "How to Learn Anything Extremely Quickly" on September 12, 2019 Image by Александр Мартинкевич from Pixabay

Story, Memory, and Attention: Baxter Holmes Interview

Longform Podcast ep. 353 The most sacred thing is the reader's attention.Baxter Holmes, as heard on Longform Podcast Famous for his peanut butter and jelly story, "The NBA's Secret Addiction," ESPN writer Baxter Holmes shares about the writing life--a fascinating interview. What drives a professional sportswriter? After years of success and work, what are his… Continue reading Story, Memory, and Attention: Baxter Holmes Interview

Question Science

Revisionist History Aug. 22 podcast The Obscure Virus Club It wasn't Malcolm Gladwell's intention, but this episode about the maverick scientists who discovered retroviruses is yet another example of the edifice of science discouraging questions and data that suggest alternative hypotheses. Another example of science and scientists being WRONG. No one knows everything. Knowledge is… Continue reading Question Science

Quotes about Mistakes and Comparison

Create something and make mistakes, because you will actually learn so much more that way. Look for inspiration in others but don't compare yourself to them because that can be a blocker on your path.Linh, self-taught LEGO software engineer freeCodeCamp podast episode #74 Ep. 74: From biochemical engineer to software engineer at LEGO Image by… Continue reading Quotes about Mistakes and Comparison

“Go play outside!”

The Art of Manliness podcast #532: How to Create a Neighborhood Where Kids Play Outside Terrific interview with Mark Lanza, author of Playborhood: Turn Your Neighborhood Into a Place of Play. He wanted to bring back the archaic practice of kids playing outside. So he did. And he wrote a book to help you do… Continue reading “Go play outside!”

How to Change Behavior in a Meaningful Way

Whatever your topic is...give your reader [or] your audience member...a specific, [recurring] activity...that is ...every day or at least once a week, if you want to change people's lives...and...make it a word-of-mouth phenomenon...Hal Elrod, author of The Miracle Morning, sold 130,000 copies during his year battling cancer and zero book promotions Quote from Do It… Continue reading How to Change Behavior in a Meaningful Way

Podcasts About Empowering and Valuing Employees

Listen to the thought processes of leaders making difficult decisions for the health of their company and to support their employees. Lead to Win podcast Episode #077: 5 Steps for Healthy Confrontation Rich Dad Radio Show Find Out Why Your #1 Asset Is The Customer - Horst Schulze Image by macrovector on freepik.com.