How Might You Rebuild Education?

There are some main points to think about before answering this question: Not everyone learns the same way as you. The current school system works well for some people. How might our values change in the future, and how can we prepare? Okay, that said, what did you wish they’d taught you in school? What […]

It’s Not Your Fault, But It Is Your Responsibility

The skills that were taught in school are mostly irrelevant. Sure, there are basics like math and reading–but even now, the average reading level in the US is 8th grade. It’s not your fault, but it is your responsibility. It’s not fair, for sure. The sooner we accept and adjust, the sooner we can get […]

The Core Of A Win/Win Negotiation

I needed the store to stay open for another hour. The lady at the desk wasn’t having it. She needed to close the store’s doors at 6pm and that was that. So, I asked “what would have to happen for you to stay open for another hour?” She thought about it. I offered a few […]