Did you know..


Did you know... ... that today is the birthday of Emily Post (1872)? Emily Post was an American author who promoted what she considered "proper etiquette." Emily name has become synonymous, at least in North America, with proper etiquette and manners. After all this time, her name is still used in titles of etiquette books. … Continue reading Did you know..

Homo imaginatus


Imagination isn’t just a spillover from our problem-solving prowess. It might be the core of what human brains evolved to do https://aeon.co/essays/imagination-isnt-the-icing-on-the-cake-of-human-cognition?utm_source=Aeon+Newsletter&utm_campaign=0b2e4dbec8-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2021_10_25_02_00&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_411a82e59d-0b2e4dbec8-70852355

McKinsey Quarterly


Our future lives and livelihoods: Sustainable and inclusive and growing https://www.mckinsey.com/featured-insights/sustainable-inclusive-growth/our-future-lives-and-livelihoods-sustainable-and-inclusive-and-growing?cid=other-eml-alt-mip-mck&hdpid=0dd28658-f473-4a67-b5d2-1f3c5acbd341&hctky=12542184&hlkid=b485c0f75fa4469ea8c085f77a5fff4e

Solving the net-zero equation: Nine requirements for a more orderly transition


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15 Quotes on the Beauty of Autumn


15 Quotes on the Beauty of Autumn Like spring, autumn is a season of transformation. As we watch the leaves change and fall, it’s natural to reflect on the seasons of our own lives and the large and small shifts that are underway. Autumn is also a time for harvesting the fruits of our labors … Continue reading 15 Quotes on the Beauty of Autumn

Newsletter: Intellifusion: 5 Incidents to catch up on


Friday 29th October 2021 Hi Dhananjaya, Here's your weekly rundown of the global security landscape, highlighting key incidents that have taken place from each region in the last seven days; MIDDLE EAST & ASIA China 7 people were stabbed and killed during an incident in the Xiaosixiang area of Wuhan. The suspect first killed five … Continue reading Newsletter: Intellifusion: 5 Incidents to catch up on


Finding flow The news • Father of flow. Mihály Csíkszentmihályi, the Hungarian American psychologist known for his research in positive psychology, has died at age 88. In the 1970s, he introduced the theory of flow, a highly concentrated state of mind in which one is completely absorbed in an activity. People are happiest in this state, … Continue reading

Finding Flow: via McKinsey Newsletter I like.


Finding flow The news • Father of flow. Mihály Csíkszentmihályi, the Hungarian American psychologist known for his research in positive psychology, has died at age 88. In the 1970s, he introduced the theory of flow, a highly concentrated state of mind in which one is completely absorbed in an activity. People are happiest in this state, … Continue reading Finding Flow: via McKinsey Newsletter I like.

Newsletter: FP Editor’s Pick


1 Energy justice. Developed and developing countries have vastly different needs when it comes to climate change. Both must be taken into account at COP26 to set the world on a fair path to climate action, FP’s Jason Bordoff writes. 2 Global shortage. Wealthy countries have long considered nurses a commodity that can be imported from abroad. But … Continue reading Newsletter: FP Editor’s Pick

10 Times Terrible Tourists Were Arrested: Listverse


10 Times Terrible Tourists Were Arrested by George Smith fact checked by Rachel Jones Tourists can be truly obnoxious. From the moment they leave their houses for their destination, something changes. Their Hyde side comes out in the form of self-righteous, egotistical, and irrational behavior. Manners? What are those? They wreak havoc on drivers, airport crews, hotel … Continue reading 10 Times Terrible Tourists Were Arrested: Listverse

10 Home Videos That Recorded Deadly Natural Disasters: Listverse


10 Home Videos That Recorded Deadly Natural Disasters by Shaun Hennessy fact checked by Darci Heikkinen According to the FAO (Food and Agriculture Organization of the U.N.), natural disasters are now occurring three times more often than they were in the 1970s and 1980s, also increasing in scale and intensity. This means they are wreaking a disproportionately … Continue reading 10 Home Videos That Recorded Deadly Natural Disasters: Listverse

Newsletters I like : Aeon


This week in  Friday 29 October 2021  Thinkers and theoriesEssayHegel todayToo dense, too abstract, too suspect, Hegel was outside the Anglophone canon for a century. Why is his star rising again?by Willem deVries CosmologyEssayThe search for alien techThere’s a new plan to find extraterrestrial civilisations by the way they live. But if we can see them, … Continue reading Newsletters I like : Aeon

The point of maximum leverage: SETH GODIN


 The point of maximum leverage [ https://p.feedblitz.com/r3.asp?l=181700170&f=1081591&c=7990924&u=5102652 %5D The best way for a movie studio to outperform is to attract and encourage creators with vision, drive and commitment. And yet, the key executives might be spending their time and focus and effort on micro-managing the end credits on the next movie or setting up a press junket. … Continue reading The point of maximum leverage: SETH GODIN

Requested Ministry-wise PIB releases.


Press Information Bureau Government of India Requested Ministry-wise PIB releases. •India’s Cumulative COVID-19 Vaccination Coverage exceeds 104.82 Cr •Arrival of Prime Minister to Rome •LAUNCHING CEREMONY OF TUSHIL - P1135.6 FOLLOW ON FRIGATE (EX-RUSSIA) •38th Executive Committee Meeting of National Mission For Clean Ganga •AZADI KA AMRIT MAHOTSAV •Update on COVID-19 Vaccine Availability in States/UTs … Continue reading Requested Ministry-wise PIB releases.