Archive for May, 2008

Amory Lovins on Winning the Oil End Game !

Amory Lovins on Winning the Oil End Game !

[viddler id=ef9c94d2&h=370&w=437] In this energizing talk, Amory Lovins lays out his simple plan for weaning the US off oil and revitalizing the economy. Amory Lovins is cofounder of the Rocky Mountain Institute and the instigator of ingenious ideas to transform the energy and automobile industries. Amory Lovins was worried (and writing) about energy long before […]

Daniel Goleman, author of Emotional Intelligence on compassion.

Daniel Goleman, author of Emotional Intelligence on compassion.

[viddler id=660ddf3b&h=370&w=437&t=9.409] Daniel Goleman, author of Emotional Intelligence, asks why we aren’t more compassionate more of the time. Daniel Goleman brought the notion of “EI” to prominence as an alternative to more traditional measures of IQ with his 1995 mega-best-seller Emotional Intelligence. Since the publication of that book, conferences and academic institutes have sprung up […]

Jill Bolte Taylor, interview -  'Stroke of Insight'

Jill Bolte Taylor, interview – 'Stroke of Insight'

Interview with Jill Bolte Taylor, Ph.D. “Stroke of Insight” Recently TED.com [1] featured an 18 minute clip about a brain researcher who had suffered a stroke in the left hemisphere of her brain. One morning Jill Bolte Taylor, PH.D, a brain scientist at Harvard, found herself in the midst of having a stroke. Being the […]