This is a brilliant piece from CBS WireTap, well worth watching the entire thing including the outtakes at the end.
Michael Lewis’ 2012 Princeton University graduation speech. I’ve had this on my desktop since I first saw it in June but haven’t gotten around to post it here.
I really like this guy, every time I’ve seen him in an interview he’s articulate, knowledgeable and humble. I think he really lives the idea of not taking for granted the role of luck in his success, his message, among others in this speech.
Daniel Pink is an author, speaker and frequent traveler and he’s put together an entertaining series of videos that offer excellent tips for travelers.
You can find the entire collection of travel tip videos and more in Daniel Pink’s Videos on Vimeo.
Note: I use saline nose spray on airplane flights, in hotels, and at home to combat germs and dryness that comes from sealed airplanes and hotels and from winter heating with a woodstove. Between that and a yearly flu shot I haven’t been sick in ten years. Something must be working. Dan’s advice is good too although my variation is cheaper.
[via Boing Boing]
I’ve seen this many times but it rings even truer today.