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While Everyone Is Distracted By Social Media, Successful People Double Down On An Underrated Skill

Right now, somewhere out in the world is a paragraph, chapter, or book that would change your life forever if you read it. I call this kind of information “breakthrough knowledge,” and mastering the…
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Resilience is the word of the day at the Rockefeller Foundation

According to Strategy+Business, Rodin has adopted the concept of resilience as a core focus of the Rockefeller Foundation. She is deploying the philanthropic organization’s US$4.2 billion in assets to promote and develop the resilience of cities and organizations, preparing for crisis situations and promoting inclusive economies.

In a world of change and conflict “the capacity of any entity…to prepare for disruptions, to recover from shocks and stresses, and to adapt and grow from a disruptive experience” becomes even more important.  

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Judith Rodin talks about the power of resilience in her book  ,The Resilience Dividend: Being Strong in a World Where Things Go Wrong (PublicAffairs, 2014).  She has served as the president of the Rockefeller Foundation since 2005.

Rodin’s required readings can be checked out at:  http://www.strategy-business.com/blog/Judith-Rodins-Required-Reading 

Where is intelligence located in the brain?

University of Illinois scientists have mapped the physical architecture of intelligence in the brain in one of the largest and most comprehensive analyses

via Where is intelligence located in the brain?.

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