Posts Tagged ‘Barefoot College’

#FlipTheSwitch LIVE from Africa

    First we trekked through Latin America during the “dry season” and got soaked to the bone. (No, no climate change. Nothing to worry about…) We visited three countries and filmed a new episode of #FlipTheSwitch live every day for 10 days.   At one point we thought we might have killed the crew…

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Facts won’t work

Facts.   The coin of the realm, right? As it turns out, no. Facts—the hallmark of science, the great ender of debate or swayer of jury— do very little to change hearts and minds. “Facts are flaccid”, the facts themselves tell us. “Once formed,” the researchers observed dryly, “impressions are remarkably perseverant.”   Which explains…

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Love the smell of a new business

When we go off road, we meet people, visit a new business or two, and go places that couldn’t seem more different. And yet, look around and sure enough, we see so much that’s familiar. Entrepreneurs may live, dress and launch differently, but they are all driven by the same zest for life and visionary…

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