Amplifying Data Through Art

With challenges such as overfishing, ocean acidification, and sea level rise rapidly changing our marine environments, it’s more important than ever to help people understand and care about what’s going on. To this end, artists are working with scientific data and translating complex concepts and new findings into visually stimulating, …

New Approaches to Healing Collective Conflict and Trauma

The challenge facing seven billion plus people now living on the planet is how to recreate the Third Side for today’s conflicts ranging from those with our neighbors to nuclear conflicts. William Ury is one of the world’s leading experts on negotiation, co-founder of Harvard’s Program on Negotiation, co-author of …

A Modern Elder Muses on Gratitude in Silicon Valley

What defines the modern elder? Wisdom? Success? Or something different altogether? In this article, Chip Conley reflects on his transition to a Silicon Valley tech startup at the age of 52, following a career in the hospitality industry. Surrounded by much younger coworkers, or “the land of the Millennials”, Chip …