Archive for February, 2012

CE#509: Internet On, Inhibitions Off: Why We Tell All (WSJ)

It is now well known that people are generally accurate and (sometimes embarrassingly) honest about their personalities when profiling themselves on social-networking sites. Patients are willing to be more open about psychiatric symptoms to an automated online doctor than a real one. Pollsters find that people give more honest answers to an online survey than to one conducted by phone.

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CE#508: Welcome to Earth

http://www.wimp.com/earthtimelapse/

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CE#507: Seven Days Of Falling/Elevation of Love – Esbjörn Svensson Trio

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CE # 506: Orinoco Flow – Enya

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CE # 505: In Startups And Life, You Need Plan A, B, And Z (TechCrunch)

An entrepreneur receives lots of contradictory advice from really smart, experienced people. For example, you’ve probably been told to be both persistent and flexible; to have a clear vision you pursue relentlessly, and yet also to change your vision as the market changes. Simple, right?

This same tension pervades career advice. Some will tell you to think about where you want to be in ten years, work backwards, and construct a long-term career plan for realizing your ambitions. Others tell you that firm plans are like a straitjacket; they will blind you to unexpected breakout opportunities. It’s better, they say, to stay nimble and opportunistic.

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Conocimiento Estratégico # 504: US companies (The Economist)

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Conocimiento Estratégico # 503: 100 Best Companies to Work For (Fortune)

http://money.cnn.com/magazines/fortune/best-companies/2012/full_list/

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