Random acts of kindness

1. Blow bubbles (and take extra) to the playground 2. Let another care merge in front of you, or stop to let a pedestrian cross the street 3. Let someone else pick what to watch on TV 4. Plant flowers in a public, neglected corner. 5. Say something nice to someone

STOIC Quote of the day

He who has equipped himself for the whole of life does not need to be advised concerning each separate thing, because he is now trained to meet his problem as a whole; for he knows not merely how he should live with his wife or his son, but how he should live aright. -Aristo of … Continue reading STOIC Quote of the day

Did you know…

Did you know... ... that today is the Birthday of Gertrude Ederle (1906)? American swimmer Gertrude Ederle achieved fame when she competed in the 1924 Olympics and became the first woman to swim across the English Channel in 1926. Trivia fans: In her private later life, Ederle taught swimming at a school for deaf children. … Continue reading Did you know…

Big business vs. small business

Small companies create almost all the jobs. They are the insurgents, the agents of change. Big companies are a backbone, reliable providers of goods and services. Big companies operate at a scale that most of us can’t even imagine. The two points of view often conflict. And each can learn from the other. Net neutrality … Continue reading Big business vs. small business

Stoicism for Modern Stresses: 5 Lessons from Cato

1) Master the power of gestures. We talk about our times as the age of information overload, but public figures in all ages have had to compete to be heard. Ancient Rome was saturated with political talk: popular lawyers like Cicero consistently drew huge crowds, and the Roman people could regularly hear all-day parades of … Continue reading Stoicism for Modern Stresses: 5 Lessons from Cato

For My Weird Sea

For My Weird Sea A Love Poem by Anonymous Roses are red,Violets are blue,Effects are weird,And so are you. Orchids are white,Ghost ones are rare,Your wig is blonde,And so is your hair. Magnolia grows,With buds like eggs,Metabolism is fat,And so are your legs. Sunflowers reach,Up to the skies,Pink is pale,And so are your eyes. Foxgloves … Continue reading For My Weird Sea

Failories newsletter courtesy: nico

👋 Hey Failories! It's Nico over here.I have two content ideas. You have the power to decide if I work on them by clicking on the links on each one (you can click on both links):Our article on Y Combinator-backed failed startup has done it really well (+60k people have read it in the last two … Continue reading Failories newsletter courtesy: nico

Yes, There’s Actually Caffeine in Decaf Coffee | The Healthy

https://www.thehealthy.com/food/how-much-caffeine-is-in-decaf-coffee/?_cmp=TheHealthy&_ebid=TheHealthy10232020&_mid=376597&ehid=11dba940988a08d0935036a23a6bc31f23658ad1 https://www.thehealthy.com/food/how-much-caffeine-is-in-decaf-coffee/?_cmp=TheHealthy&_ebid=TheHealthy10232020&_mid=376597&ehid=11dba940988a08d0935036a23a6bc31f23658ad1

5. United Nations Day –24th October

15. United Nations Day –24th October UN day marks the anniversary of the UN Charter and its establishment in 1945. Content marketing ideas: Listicle idea: What is the role of the UN Security Council?Infographic idea: X Facts about how the UN maintains peace around the worldVideo idea: How did Shashi Tharoor’s stint at the UN prepare … Continue reading 5. United Nations Day –24th October