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Ep. 304 (27/08/2015) -- "The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference"

Book Title: The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference
Author: Malcolm Gladwell

Presenter: Moahmmed Al-Shrah

Venue: BAB024, Bahen Centre for Information Technology, 126 more words

Cultural Cafe

Meritocracy - it's a myth

When I meet someone for the first time, like you, it takes only 10 seconds for us to evaluate them. Our first criteria is are they like us or as Seth Godin says are they part of our tribe. 189 more words


The Secrets of the Store

When living in a small town, it is convenient to always have that one grocery store nearby to satisfy the odds and ends inside of a household fridge.  824 more words


Book 13/24: David and Goliath. Underdogs, Misfits and the Art of Battling Giants by Malcolm Gladwell

This book was a disappointment.
I bought it after I heard an interview with the author on Jon Stewart’s #DailyShow. The interview was interesting and I expected a lot of the book. 146 more words


Gladwell's "Outliers" is just part of the statistics

In the first page of Malcom Gladwell’s “Outliers” he quotes a definition of an outlier as “a statistical observation that is markedly different in value from the others of the sample”. 534 more words


Graduation Season: The Best Advice I Ever Got

Recently I read an excerpt from Katie Couric’s book,“The Best Advice I Ever Got.” It’s an collection of contemporary (20th-21st century) famous people sharing tips they received from mentors and heroes. 545 more words

Time Of The Season

Where's Your Inspiration?

I identified my life quote when I was in high school.

With Emerson’s definition of success in mind, I set off into the world to succeed. 419 more words