Clinical psychologist Meg Jay has a bold message for twentysomethings: Contrary to popular belief, your 20s are not a throwaway decade. In this provocative talk, Jay says that just because marriage, work and kids are happening later in life, doesnât mean you canât start planning now. She gives 3 pieces of advice for how twentysomethings can re-claim adulthood in the defining decade of their lives.
This video is absolutely wonderful. On why this decade is not an extended adolescence or throw-away decade. Surround yourself with the people you want to spend you life with. Find the things you love. Work towards a happy rest of your life. It is tough at first, but the work pays off.
WORTH THE WAIT Time magazine, NASA and the US Geological Survey have collaborated on something truly awesome, sifting through trillions of LANDSAT satellite images, culled from the past 30 years, to create “the world’s first multi-decade animated timelapse of the Earth.” Click on the image for the complete series; you will be blown away.
Vintage Social Networking :)
More art should be in this style.
Well! Amazon will acquire book recommendation site and readers’ social network Goodreads, according to an Amazon press release issued Thursday.
Oh my god I am so excited about this. As an avid Kindle reader and obsessive Goodreads user, I AM SO EXCITED about the two being integrated. It will literally save me something like a 100 hours this year.
News Update! Amazon to acquire Goodreads.
If you are at all interested in how things are made, check out my band blog for posts on my adventure with Pat Hawley who is building me a ukulele (!)
I have said it before, and I will say it again: working with Pat Hawley is an absolute honour. I cannot believe how hard this man works. I already have so much to update you on in terms of the ukulele build, but on top of that, Pat received our K&K Pickups in the mail on Wednesday and had them…
What’s the difference between creativity and innovation?
Creativity deals with original thought, asking “what comes next?” Innovation is about building on what already exists, focusing on ways to improve something already established.
Creatives are dreamers, innovators are builders.