Long-term, if you’re really trying to get the most out of people, you got to build people up not tear them down. And I think that’s something that I learned about not just myself but other people. That you’re really trying to get inside someone’s heart and soul and bind them to what it is you together are trying to accomplish.
On NPR’s TED Radio Hour
, four-star general Stanley McChrystal
considers the intricacies and essential humanity of great leadership. David Foster Wallace captured this best when he wrote
, “A leader’s real ‘authority’ is a power you voluntarily give him, and you grant him this authority not with resentment or resignation but happily.”
When Supriya Hobbs and Janna Eaves met at the engineering program at the University of Illinois Springfield, they both wondered, “Where are all the women?” Given the lack of women in STEM, they created Miss Possible, a series of dolls modeled after real trailblazing women that they hope will inspire girls to dream big.
Their first doll will be Nobel Prize-winning chemist and physicist Marie Curie. What’s more, the doll comes with an accompanying app that lets girls learn about Curie’s life and do experiments and activities.
Learn more via Mic.com.
An old bosnian man, after he lost his house in the flood
"Nije mi sine žao zemljišta, niti kuće… Žao mi sine, što nemam više vremena da gradim nešta novo, a gdje proživjeti ovo što mi je ostalo?"
"My son, I’m not sorry for the land, or house.. I’m sorry, son, that I don’t have time to build something new, and where to spend this few years that I have left?"