PROFESSOR KLIQ – PLASTIC AND FLASHING LIGHTS

Great track, perfectly matched to animation. I stumbled into this while letting the Staff Picks channel run freely on my TV. Patator posted this two weeks ago and thank God for helping me discover Professor Kliq.


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NBA FOREVER

What could I possibly say to add value to this?


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WITHOUT DOING, DREAMING IS USELESS

If you are not already familiar with 99u, you need to be. With articles and videos focused on “Making Ideas Happen,” it is an invaluable resource for the frustrated freelancer or overly ambitious entrepreneur. In this presentation, Rilla Alexander walks us through her whimsical recount of the birth, death, and rebirth of her idea – a vicious cycle all too familiar to those of us in the creative work space.

How do you handle idea overload?


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FIND YOUR GREATNESS by NIKE

Redefine “greatness” and suddenly it becomes much more attainable.


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HAPPINESS INSPIRES PRODUCTIVITY by SHAWN ACHOR

“It’s not reality that shapes us, but the lens through which your brain views the world [that] shapes your reality. And if we can change the lens, not only can we change your happiness, we can change every single educational and business outcome at the same time.” Read more…

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RETHINK: SIDE WITH THE WINNERS

Originally posted on detavio.com. Resetter Detavio Samuels writes on the importance of siding with winners to reach your full potential. Too often I have found myself in situations where I am giving all of myself to another person or project, leaving little to nothing for myself. Read more…

6TH GRADE POET EXPLORES THE HUMAN CONDITION

Affectionately known as Popcorn, this young lady writes about such adult issues as rape, divorce, heartbreak, etc. There are few things more inspirational than the courage in kids. Read more…

CHEETAHS ON THE EDGE by NAT GEO

Fastest animal on the planet + 1200 frames per second = speechless.


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NO ELECTRICITY, NO PROBLEM.

We all make excuses for why we are not doing what we love. No resources. No time. Bla, bla, bla. Well here is a 15 year old kid from Sierra Leone that goes by the name of DJ Focus who only gets electricity once a week. Yet somehow he has rounded up parts to make his own generator to power his own FM transmitter which enables him to host his own radio show. What was your excuse again? Right, how about just get started.


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“FAKE IT ‘TIL YOU BECOME IT” by AMY CUDDY

In her studies of body language, Amy Cuddy reveals how we can use nonverbal gestures to trick our brains into thinking we are in a position of power. Absorbing the pointers of this 20 minute video could very well increase your chances of being more successful. Sounds dramatic, but it’s true. The way you sit or stand can literally alter your levels of testosterone (power hormone) and cortisol (stress hormone). Read more…