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Embrace Your Emma Watson and Become a Mentor

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In Defense of Mark Zuckerberg’s Book Club

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  • Top Ten Signs You’re Turning 50

    I had a birthday recently. It wasn’t *that* birthday. But that one’s coming soon enough. My 11-year-old daughter often asks me if I “feel old.” Hell no, I tell her. I feel young. And I do. (It helps that I still eat pop tarts and, worse, enjoy them…but I digress.) So while I’m fully on board with […]

    Posted on February 17, 2015 0 comments
  • Embrace Your Emma Watson and Become a Mentor

    LONDON – This week, the sublimely gifted Emma Watson has taken to the stage at the World Economic Forum in Davos to exhort the corridors of power worldwide to do more to ensure that women are equal participants in the workplace. As UN Women Goodwill Ambassador – not to mention a star of one the highest […]

    Posted on January 26, 2015 0 comments
  • In Defense of Mark Zuckerberg’s Book Club

    Have you heard? Mark Zuckerberg wants to start a book club. As one of his New Year’s Resolutions for 2015, the 30-year-old CEO of Facebook will commit to reading one new book every two weeks. He has already set up a Facebook page “The Year of the Book” and invited Facebook’s 864 million members to […]

    Posted on January 13, 2015 0 comments
  • Friday Pix: Recommended Reading For The Weekend

    On occasional Fridays, I point you towards some recommended reading around the blogosphere: 1. If, like me, you once harbored a fascination with Julian Assange, you’ll love this essay in the London Review of Books by Andrew O’Hagan on ghostwriting Julian Assange’s memoir. 2. I’m a huge fan of the New York Times’ Modern Love […]

    Posted on March 28, 2014 0 comments
  • Friday Pix: Recommended Reading For The Weekend

    On occasional Fridays, I point you towards some recommended reading around the blogosphere: 1. I absolutely loved Sir David Attenborough’s take on curling at the winter Olympics. (American readers can see it here.) 2. Equally compelling in an entirely different sort of way is this video of the train station at Alexanderplatz in Berlin. 3. […]

    Posted on February 28, 2014 0 comments