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The Hidden Reason of Poverty – Ted Talk by Gary Haugen

An eye-opening talk by Gary Haugen on the hidden reason of poverty. In this talk, Gary Haugen, explains very clearly that without stopping violence against poor people, poverty cannot be reduced in the world. After listening to this talk, I am … Continue reading

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Is Your Future Self Going To Hate Your Present Self?

A video clip caught my attention during the Golden Globe Awards. It was from the movie Shawshank Redemption where Morgan Freeman is talking about his younger self, the one that brought him to the jail that he was spending his … Continue reading

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Collaborative Consumption: Sharing is cool and hip says Rachel Botsman

Here are the 2 ideas that I learned from this talk. Owning Vs Using. As long as something is available for use then it does not matter whether you own it. For example, if a movie is available on Netflix … Continue reading

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Ted Talks: Trial, error and the God complex

The Ted Talks speech by Tim Harford is thought provoking for couple of reasons. 1. Path from complex to simple To explain complex systems we simplify. Our simplifications are based on some assumptions and these assumptions get lost along the … Continue reading

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