By Kevin Kelly
Published Dec. 4, 2008 - "The Internet is a copy machine. At its most foundational level, it copies every action, every character, and every thought we make while we ride upon it. In order to send a message from one corner of the internet to another, the protocols of communication demand that the whole message be copied along the way several times.
Yet the previous round of wealth in
By Liz Lynch
Published Dec. 4, 2008 - "Though it may be hard to grasp, networking is much easier than you think. Forget the myth that you need to be an extrovert to network well. You don’t. Or that you must network nonstop. Absolutely not. Or that networking is all about working the room at a big event with a big fake grin p
By Lee J. Colan, Ph.D.
Published Dec. 4, 2008 - "Have you been wishing for the good old days lately? Or at least to rewind the economic clock 12 months? Leading a company during a slowing economy has plenty of challenges:
What should you change, stop or continue doing?"
By Dr.Mani Sivasubramanian
Published Dec. 3, 2008 - "Words belie the force of emotions. A dictionary defines ‘passion’ as 'any powerful or compelling emotion or feeling' and 'a strong or extravagant fondness, enthusiasm,
or desire for anything.'
But anyone who has felt passion knows it is more. Much more."
Published Dec. 3, 2008 - "From Penny Arcade to high academia, numerous theories have been posited as to why being relatively anonymous is a breeding ground for 'flame wars' and 'trolls.' To combat the
crap, tools like disemvowelers and community rating systems (as featured on Reddit and Digg)can help sift the 'good stuff' to the top.
'Good stuff' includes critiques which are worthwhile.
By Aly Hensler
Published Dec. 3, 2008 - 30 Days-Notice is a countdown to Aly Hensler's final day as a traveling saleswoman, with each chapter chronicling a day in that month. In a foray into creative nonfiction, we at ChangeThis have the honor to share two of those days with you.
"No one expected me to leave. In a world of shifting loyalties and job hopping, Widgets Inc. is the kind