Learning Agility: The Shopify Story

Learning Agility: The Shopify Story

In 2004, when a small group of Canadian entrepreneurs couldn’t find a suitable ecommerce system for their new online snowboarding store, they decided to build their own. That platform was the start of Shopify, an online commerce platform that now supports over 600,000...
The Creativity Hack from Dali & Edison

The Creativity Hack from Dali & Edison

What simple technique did both Salvador Dali and Thomas Edison use to boost their creativity? The good news is you can do it as well, all you need is a few marbles or a key.The answer is sleep, but it’s a little more complicated.Edison would sit upright in his chair...
How Willpower Sucks Your Brain

How Willpower Sucks Your Brain

In 1996 a simple experiment using chocolate & radishes created a new understanding about willpower. Roy Baumeister and his colleagues gave participants a plate full of chocolate and radishes. They were then split into three groups, each with different...
Video: Learning Disruption

Video: Learning Disruption

Another old presentation from several years ago, exploring design thinking and learning design. A more detailed explanation of the process can be found in this post.  Welcome! I hope you enjoy these articles, infographics & cartoons. Please stay in touch by...