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Look out, Fido! Like Human Workers, You Too Can Be Replaced!

It appears that dogs as well as people need to build their job skills to compete.

So says Richard W. Samson, author of the employment report, “Highly-Human Jobs: The New Work That Technology Can't Take Over.

Inspired by an October 16 article in the New York Times, "Devices Go Nose to Nose…


Added by SuperLife on October 17, 2012 at 5:00pm — No Comments

NY Times Article on Possible "Agent Economy" with Shrunken Corporate Employment

Will the working people of tomorrow be mostly on their own, independent service providers rather than employees? There are signs that this could be so, according to Catherine Rampell, who writes about economics for The New York Times.

See her recent breakthrough report: …


Added by SuperLife on October 8, 2012 at 7:30pm — No Comments

Millions of "Highly-Human" Jobs Out There -- Some Now, More Soon

MONEY: While employment hangs back, a whole new form of work is straining at the starting gate. That's the conclusion of a special report from EraNova Institute. It documents an emerging shift to the next level of employment beyond today's service and knowledge economy, non-automatable work in the "highly-human economy."



Added by SuperLife on September 27, 2012 at 10:00pm — 1 Comment

Thriving by Focusing on Service, Not Income

MONEY: No matter what you do for a living, you may do better if you pay less attention to making money than to delivering value. We see the proof of this in --

  • The car dealer who wins repeat business by showing an interest in a car's performance after the sale. 
  • The grocery clerk who survives a downsizing because he smiles at people, seeks…

Added by SuperLife on July 4, 2012 at 2:00pm — 3 Comments

Higher Expectations Elevate Egypt. Could it Work in West?

LIVING: Gallup pollster Dalia Mogahed shares surprising data on Egyptian people's attitudes and hopes, with very positive implications for the future not only of Egypt but the entire region. This in spite of recent setbacks to the democracy movement.

There's a positive take-away, also, for Westerners. By similarly elevating their optimistic…


Added by SuperLife on June 17, 2012 at 11:30pm — No Comments

Memory Trick Boosts Recall, Part of Mind-Enhancement Trend

MIND: Intentionality is coming to the fore to sharpen everything from visual perception to creativity.Our minds may be changing into meta-minds that not only think or create or remember, but first think how to think or create or remember, thereby magnifying performance. 

The common approach, in all facets of mind, is to invoke a mental model…


Added by SuperLife on June 17, 2012 at 11:30pm — No Comments

Better People Through Movie Watching

CULTURE: In a pilot project in Great Britain, young people watch lots of movies like everyone else, but with a difference. That difference is building character, hope, expectations, and social responsibility. If widely implemented, the approach could plant the seed for better lives, communities, and nations.   

The project began in 2006 when British filmmaker Beeban…


Added by SuperLife on June 17, 2012 at 11:30pm — No Comments

A Plan for Sustainable Energy with Today's Technology!

SCIENCE: Energy-related economic, security, and environmental threats are intensifying the national conversation about how to regain energy leadership and competitiveness, restore jobs and prosperity, and build a secure and climate-safe energy…


Added by SuperLife on June 17, 2012 at 11:30pm — No Comments

A Growing Trend You Can Eat

HEALTH: Well, you can't really eat a trend, but you can eat the results of this one -- for pleasure, better health, and a greener environment. Heirloom seed growing is catching on everywhere, in small organic farms, backyard gardens, and pots on apartment windowsills. 



Added by SuperLife on June 17, 2012 at 11:30pm — No Comments

Digital Money Challenges "Real" Money

MONEY: The coming medium of exchange may be all-digital. Already our coins and bills have been largely superseded by credit cards, which rely on digital technology. Banks are still the intermediaries, however, and "real" money -- in some sense or degree -- backs up our VISA, MasterCard or AMEX transactions. 

With Bitcoin, the decentralized electronic…


Added by SuperLife on June 17, 2012 at 11:00pm — 4 Comments

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Added by SuperLife on May 6, 2012 at 2:59pm — No Comments

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Hello, Everyone! Thanks for your response and participation. You're now part of a fast-growing, purpose-oriented social network that is taking life to the next level. Here you'll find fertile ground for having your say, realizing your potential, and extending your influence.

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