Saturday, August 25, 2018

Tribe of Mentors: Wading Through Cold River

See everything; overlook a great deal; correct a little.”
~Pope John XXIII 
Anecdotally, the more Trump attacks the media, the more college students are interested in journalism degrees...

The present history

Western folk have plenty to learn from the indigenous cultural view.

Trump's lawyer Rudy Giuliani has insisted that truth is not what it seems. Is the
post-truth age just all about lies?
For a rare group — Witold Gombrowicz, Anaïs Nin, perhaps Franz Kafka, especially John Cheever private diaries comprise their finest  writing  

The famously liberal philosopherJohn Rawls has been recast as a sharp critic of capitalism. If Rawls really was a socialist, why was he so reticent about it? 

Lady Fairfax's extraordinary 'gift' to her staff

Downton Abbey in the middle of Sydney. How Lady Fairfax looked after "the help".


Ragazine.CC May/June 2018 celebrates the work of Alison McCauley with photographs from her Cannes Film Festival collection as well as an interview by Jean-Paul Gavard-Perret.

Tribe of Mentors: Short Life Advice from the Best in the World by Timothy Ferriss out now published by Vermilion

In my new book ‘The Innovation Expedition’, web search professional Marc Heleven shares with us 18 top international trend sites where you can find a lot of answers on future change.


Springwise scans the globe for the most promising business ventures, ideas and concepts that are ready for regional or international adaptation, expansion, partnering, investments or cooperation.


One of the world’s leading trend firms, scans the globe for emerging consumer trends, insights and innovations.

Trend Hunter

Trend Hunter is the world’s largest, most popular collection of cutting edge ideas, crowdsourced by 85,462 Trend Hunters.


MoreInspiration lets you discover innovative products and technologies from all possible domains.


The purpose of Alltop is to help you answer the question, ‘What’s happening?’ in ‘all the topics’ that interest you. You may wonder how Alltop is different from a search engine. A search engine is good for answering questions like, ‘How many people live in China?’ However, it has a much harder time answering the question, ‘What’s happening in China?’ That’s the kind of question that we answer.


NOTCOT Inc is a growing network of design sites currently including and innovative community contributed sites + NOTCOT is a visual filtration of ideas + aesthetics + amusements.

CoolBusinessIdeas is a blog about brand new promising business ideas around the world. Follow them in the hunt for the latest business concepts!


Over 1,000,000 readers from the design, digital, marketing, media and technology industries come to PSFK each month to read and share the emerging ideas.


Powered by the research, insights and global trendsetter network of The Intelligence Grouptrendcentral® focuses on what’s new and what’s next in the realms of lifestyle, fashion, entertainment and technology. Over the years, trendcentral has forecast the arrival of cultural phenomena well before they entered the mainstream, ranging from branded designer jeans and vampire films to videoblogging and Twitter.

World Future Society

The mission of the World Future Society is to enable thinkers, political personalities, scientists and lay-people to share an informed, serious dialogue on what the future will be like.

David Report

David Report is an influential blog and online magazine that since 2006 writes about trends in the intersection of design, culture and business. Our readers share our interest and curiosity in everything from art, architecture, culture, design and fashion to food, innovation, music, sustainability and travel.

JWT Intelligence

JWT Intelligence is focusing on identifying changes in the global zeitgeist so as to convert shifts into compelling opportunities for brands. They have done this on behalf of multinational clients across several categories including pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, food, and home and personal care.


TED is a nonprofit devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading. It started out (in 1984) as a conference bringing together people from three worlds: Technology, Entertainment, Design.

Lidewij Edelkoort

From her creation of innovative trend books and audiovisuals since the 1980s to lifestyle analysis and research conducted for the world’s leading brands today, Lidewij has pioneered trend forecasting as a profession.

Copenhagen Institute for Futures Studies

The objective of the Copenhagen Institute for Futures Studies is to strengthen the basis for decision-making in public and private organisations by creating awareness of the future and highlighting its importance to the present.


TrendOriginal is the personal consumer trends collections of Dr. Taly Weiss, CEO and head researcher for Market Research and founder ofTrendoScope-The trend spotting lab.

Cool Hunting

Cool Hunting is synonymous with seeking inspiration. Our global team of editors and contributors sift through innovations in design, technology, art and culture to create our award-winning publication, consisting of daily updates and weekly mini-documentaries.


Mashable is the largest independent news source dedicated to covering digital culture, social media and technology. Mashable’s 20 million monthly unique visitors and 4 million social media followers have become one of the most engaged online news communities.

7 Mistakes That Are Keeping Starving Artists From Thriving | HuffPost

In the dining area or restroom, design elements like great lighting and fresh green accents are essential to transforming a space.

In movies, a father finds some needed common ground with his son