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Host: Yen "Give blood - You're Somebody's Type" and enjoy a sugar high afterward. Bring a friend & save 6 lives. https://nybloodcenter.org/donate-blood/donor-center-locations/ Please call[masked] to reserve a time slot during the meetup period. Pay It Forward
We will begin our discussion on Ray Dalio’s amazing book “Principles” I recommend watching the Google Talk: 45 minutes main presentation followed by 50 minutes of great Q&A: https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=c1OoWdqbKdg There is a shorter TED talk which you should watch as well:https://www.ted.com/talks/ray_dalio_how_to_build_a_company_where_the_best_ideas_win?language=en This is a launch of a five Meetup book discussion series on this book. “RAY DALIO HAS PROVIDED ME WITH INVALUABLE GUIDANCE” - BILL GATES “EVERYONE WITH GOALS AND DREAMS CAN LEARN FROM RAY’S APPROACH” - MIKE BLOOMBERG “BEAUTIFULLY WRITTEN AND FILLED WITH SUCH WISDOM” - ARIANNA HUFFINGTON “PRINCIPLES IS THE BOOK I WISH I HAD AS A YOUNG ENTREPRENEUR” - MARK CUBAN “PRINCIPLES BY RAY DALIO IS A MASTERPIECE — IT’S A MUST READ!” - MARK BENIOFF “COMPELLING WORK” - JAMIE DIMON “PRINCIPLES HAD A PROFOUND POSITIVE IMPACT ON MY LEADERSHIP STYLE” - REED HASTINGS “I FOUND IT TO BE TRULY EXTRAORDINARY” - TONY ROBBINS “RAY DALIO HAS CREATED THE STRONGEST CULTURE I’VE EVER SEEN IN AN ORGANIZATION” - ADAM GRANT “REMARKABLY ENGAGING” - ANDREW ROSS SORKIN We will be joined by 20+ members of other conversation groups.
"The Significance of Ethics and Ethics Education in Daily Life | Michael D. Burroughs" https://youtu.be/_8juebyo_Z4 "...please register with one click (no need to print out and bring the ticket): https://www.eventbrite.com/e/you-the-ethicist-re-scheduled-tickets-57052693141 · You know right from wrong – RIGHT?! · But you’ve noticed how often (other) people make the WRONG choice? · So you understand how important it is to make your own moral choices thoughtfully and with integrity! OK, here’s your chance to become “The Ethicist” – as per the column with that title each Sunday in the New York Times Magazine. “The Ethicist” responds to moral quandaries submitted by readers. At this session , we will together tackle 2 or 3 of the ethical dilemmas discussed recently in that column – including ones on LOVE, of course! Let’s see how, by thinking TOGETHER, we can address real-world ethical challenges, as we discuss: WHAT’S THE RIGHT THING TO DO?! Please come to share your experiences, knowledge, and insights! Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, 6:15 sharp – 8:00 We gather at 6:00 for socializing, fun, bonus hand-outs, etc. to start at 6:15 sharp please. Bring Your Own Food and Drink if You Like. Take-Out Can Be Purchased on the 3rd floor. Ronald Gross Co-chair, University Seminar on Innovation COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY http://universityseminars.columbia.edu/[masked] (E-mail preferred) E-MAIL: [masked] WEBSITES: http://www.SocratesWay.com (http://www.socratesway.com/) http://www.ConversationsNewYork.com (http://www.conversationsnewyork.com/) http://www.OlderBetterWiser.com (http://www.olderbetterwiser.com/) http://www.RonaldGross.com (http://www.ronaldgross.com/) "
https://youtu.be/YrtANPtnhyg https://youtu.be/YrtANPtnhyg At TEDIndia, Pranav Mistry demos several tools that help the physical world interact with the world of data -- including a deep look at his SixthSense device and a new, paradigm-shifting paper "laptop." In an onstage Q&A, Mistry says he'll open-source the software behind SixthSense, to open its possibilities to all. http://www.ted.com/talks/pattie_maes_demos_the_sixth_sense https://www.ted.com/talks/pranav_mistry_the_thrilling_potential_of_sixthsense_technology