The Side Effects of Social Distancing (Ep. 409)

(Photo: Shutterstock) In just a few weeks, the novel coronavirus has undone a century’s worth of our economic and social habits. What consequences will this have on our future — and is there a silver lining in this very black pandemic cloud? Listen and subscribe to our podcast at Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, or elsewhere. Below […]

6 ways to survive and thrive in an ultra competitive field, according to the president and CEO of Sotheby’s International Realty

Courtesy of Philip White Philip White is the president and CEO of Sotheby’s International Realty, a luxury real estate brokerage that surpassed $112 billion in global sales in 2018.  With nearly 40 years of experience in the real estate industry, White knows a sure way to excel in any field: by embracing competition, and using […]

NFL’s Goodell On Kaepernick: ‘We’ve Moved On’ After He Skipped Workout

At a league meeting on Wednesday, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell addressed the lingering controversy still swirling around National Anthem-protesting former quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s decision to skip a special workout offered to him by the league last month. The NFL, said Goodell, has “moved on.” “This was about creating an opportunity,” Goodell told reporters at the […]

How social networks are recruiting teenage extremists

In March, in the aftermath of the Christchurch shooting, I tried to distinguish between internet problems and platform problems. Internet problems arise from the existence of a free and open network that connects most of the world; platform problems arise from features native to the platform. The fact that anti-vaccination zealots can meet online is […]