As a business, we want to run, fast… and from day 1.
But, what happens if we run when we’re not ready to start running? We fall. We get hurt. We take people down with us. We show everyone around us that is watching that we’re anxious, and not fully in control.
This is critical. Perception builds trust. Trust builds relationships. Relationships are profitable.
Jareau AlmeydaProcess Implementation: Run before you can walk?
Today’s youth should learn from this, though, there will be a few who won’t. Like Ricky Catanzaro, 16, of Xaverian High School in Brooklyn, who not only won’t soon forget his lesson, the Internet won’t let him forget.
At some point today’s youth will grow into tomorrow’s business leaders, team members, teachers, police, doctors, politicians, and even our next president.
The question is: Are you, and/or your children, working towards building an online identity free of these damaging incidents?
If you have school aged children, you should already know about Khan Academy. If you don’t, now is the time to learn. Millions of students around the world are benefiting from the free service, let’s take a deeper look.
Jareau AlmeydaUsing Video and Data Analytics to Reinvent Education
A compelling talk about how Facebook fits into the existing paradigm of media. There are some interesting nuggets of info here. For example: The car, 100 years ago, paved the way for modern sprawls, suburbia, cities, and mass transportation… what will digital mass communication provide for us in 50 years?
Jareau AlmeydaFacebook, Focusing on people, not technology