I recently mentioned on my podcast that I fit all my electronic gear into a single carry-on bag for airline travel. I got a lot of questions about how I do that… so I grabbed my Google Glass, and in this video show you my packing system. You get to see everything in my bag.
These very funny videos are conversations between a dad and his 2-year-old daughter… re-enacted with another full-grown man.
Michael Hyatt introduced me to the magic of markdown. Markdown is a coded way of writing that allows you to write for the language of expression, and the language of the web (HTML) simultaneously. This video is a great introduction to markdown, why it’s important, and how you can get started with markdown in about an hour.
This is a fascinating Ted Talk video. Pastor Rick Warren is the author of The Purpose Driven Life. His book has sold more than 30 million copies worldwide. In this video he explains how God intends that each of us should use our gifts and talents in order to do good.
Career analyst Dan Pink examines the puzzle of motivation, starting with a fact that social scientists know but most managers don’t: Traditional rewards aren’t always as effective as we think. Listen for illuminating stories — and maybe, a way forward.
Michael J. Fox left television because he has Parkinson’s Disease. Now he’s coming back to television. The Michael J. Fox Show, which airs this Fall on NBC, is a comedy about a TV personality… with Parkinson’s. If anybody can tackle a serious subject in a respectful way and still be funny, it’s this man. Just watch the trailer and you’ll see what I mean.
Josh Kaufman is the author of The First 20 Hours. In this video, he destroys the “10,000 hours” myth. According to Kaufman, it takes just 20 hours of focused practice to go from zero to being good at any skill. Fascinating.
It’s amazing how much power one dollar contains. With a single dollar, you could literally change someone’s life. Watch this video. The people who run this charity, Stu and Amy McLaren, are personal friends of mine. I know for a fact this money goes straight to the kids. You might want to give more than just one dollar. Click here to give a dollar.
This is an entertaining and informative video from TED, featuring New York Times columnist David Pogue. How do you deal with the increasing complexity of our daily lives? Why does simplicity appeal to us? Funny and thought-provoking.