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The Ancient History of Social Media. Make Your Life an Experiment. Daily Rituals for Creativity.

 

  • Writing on the Wall: In his book, Writing on the Wall, bestselling author Tom Standage draws on fascinating stories from ancient history to show that social media is very old indeed. He argues ancient practices can teach us about contemporary social media dilemmas. [FULL POST]
  • The Why Axis: Think experiments are only for the lab? In the book The Why Axis, co-author Uri Gneezy argues that if we all took an experimental approach to our lives, we will get a more accurate picture of the way things really are, and that will lead to more innovation. [FULL POST]
  • Daily Rituals: In his book Daily Rituals, author Mason Currey looks at the daily rituals of famous artists, composers and writers and tells us how their rituals fueled their creativity, the patterns he's observed, and tips for us to use in our own lives. [FULL POST]

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