I am known as a warrior of social-emotional learning. I always say my teaching puts SEL first – and empathy is a critical component. People ask me all the time how I build empathy in the classroom. T…
What to say to model empathy for your toddler with toys
Empathy and Wonder Inspire New Children's Press
Blue Dot Kids Press, a new children's publisher operating out of San Francisco and Wellington, New Zealand, has unveiled five titles forthcoming in spring 2020 on its inaugural list for readers ages three to eight years old.
How Animal Rescuers Are Burning Out Their Empathy
No one likes to hear about the freezers full of euthanized animals. It’s an uncomfortable reality, but often animal rescue workers…
Center for Creative Leadership
Influence is the power and the ability to personally affect others’ actions, decisions, opinions or thinking. Ultimately, influence allows you to get things done and achieve desired outcomes. At one (More)
10 Tips For A Creative Life
10 Tips for a Creative Life Follow Experience Life at @ ExperienceLife The creative life is fraught with worries, doubts and other challenges that can easily cause a person to avoid creating Its challenging to work on a novel for years in a world already filled with books or to share another image when it seems everybody is a photographer. When we do work that doesnt turn out, we might feel frustrated or sad. When we dont know how to complete a project,…
How virtual reality can create the ultimate empathy machine
Chris Milk uses cutting edge technology to produce astonishing films that delight and enchant. But for Milk, the human story is the driving force behind everything he does. In this short, charming talk, he shows some of his collaborations with musicians including Kanye West and Arcade Fire, and describes his latest, mind-bending experiments with virtual reality. (This talk was part of a session at TED2015 guest-curated by Pop-Up Magazine: popupmagazine.com or @popupmag on Twitter.)
10 Creative Staircases
I grew up in a ranch house and always wished for a staircase. I think it had something to do with Father of the Bride and Kimberly Williams on the stairs – when she brings her fiancé home and floats down the stairs wearing a LBD (and then later in her wedding dress). I wanted to float down stairs. Now, my staircase wish comes from an entirely different place. It is just such a fantastic opportunity to make a huge design statement. I…
How A Suit Made By Arizona Students Osteopathic Medicine Can Teach Empathy For Aging And People...
Osteopathic medicine students in Arizona are using new technology to better understand what it feels like to live in an aging body.I tried it out for myself at A.T. Still University in Mesa on Monday.I slipped on gray fabric gloves with wires attached to the wrists.A dial on a small black remote triggered small electric impulses. First my fingers, then my hands start twitching uncontrollably, similar to tremors caused by Parkinson’s disease and aging.
20 Books Featuring Diverse Characters to Inspire Connection and Empathy
San Francisco Public Library's children's book librarians recommend favorite new titles featuring diverse characters and families.
Gary Vaynerchuk on why he (still) thinks it’s OK for creatives to work for free
Gary Vaynerchuk, the outspoken CEO and founder of agency VaynerMedia, came to Advertising Week after facing a weekend of backlash on Twitter. A photo of Vaynerchuk holding a sign that encourages people to work for free has been circulating widely on social media, along with criticism from…
UK Creative, Marketing and Digital Salary Guide 2019
Find out more about our creative staffing agency by exploring our creative marketing jobs and talent.
How to Unlock Your Creative Potential in 2019
Over the course of our lifetimes, the size of multinational businesses will approach that of small, local businesses. On its……
10 Creative Vacuum Cleaner Ads
Ads for Vacuum Cleaners: It doesn't sound very exciting, but with a little out of the box thinking you can be very creative with suction power.
15 Creative Wedding Menu Ideas
Fill your celebration with amazing bites that everyone will love.
Creative Ways of Reusing Kitchen Cabinets
What do you do with your old kitchen cabinets once you’ve replaced them? Most homeowners throw them in the dumpster. But that would be too much of a waste. The Kitchen Store, your local kitchen remodeling expert, shares some tips on how to breathe new life into discarded kitchen cabinets—or at least give them a new lease on life. Donate Them to Charity Before thinking of throwing anything away, you... Continue Reading
How Switching Tasks Maximizes Creative Thinking
Switching tasks smartly allows your unconscious to "incubate" -- working away at knotty problems in the background while you do other things.
Why ACT UP Has Declared War on the New HIV Pandemic
ACT UP is attempting to tackle the emerging HIV crisis, which threatens to infect more than half of all young gay and bi men and trans women soon.
Opera Meets Film: How ‘Eugene Onegin’ Creates Character Empathy in ‘The Talented Mr. Ripley’
“Opera Meets Film” is a feature dedicated to exploring the way that opera has been employed in cinema. We will select a section or a film in its entirety, highlighting the impact that utilizing the…
10 Exercises To Fuel Creative Thinking
In an ideas slump? Here are 10 tips to help with your next big breakthrough.