So today marks the death of the much loved Walkman. An idea whose time had come and, then it seems, swiftly went. It’s no surprise that with the launch of the iPod nine years ago (and the Discman prior to it) the need for a portable music device that played cassettes was no longer in [...]
Archive for October, 2010
We get constant reminders of how hectic our lives are. How stressfull and busy. How tough it is to combine work with family. I couldn’t agree more – I too find it hard to achieve that elusive work-life balance. Then I read an article about our Grandmas. Life as a Mum in the 40′s. Now [...]
I came across this amazing leaf art on the treehugger site. I couldn’t believe how beautiful and intricate it was and thought it was worth sharing. It’s the work of Nature’s Art – they carve the leaf, carefully removing the surface to leave the picture.
This month TOMS gave away it’s millionth pair of shoes, what an inspiring story!
This fascinating and entertaining talk by Behavioural Economist Dan Ariely demonstrates just how irrantional we humans can be when it comes to decision making!