hide

Read Next

Gangs, Programming, Marketing, Sony

Thanks to my Sony ebook reader I've been reading a lot lately. I've been fortunate to have been recommended great books, so now I'll pass along the favor and recommend them to you.

Gang Leader for a Day

I first heard of Sudhir Venkatesh's work when I read Freakonomics. The gist of it is that he decided to study gangs, so he headed to Chicago's most dangerous projects and wandered through them. The gang members caught him, held him overnight, and rather than killing him, allowed him to tag along for SIX YEARS while he studied them.

Shifting Perspectives

On Cameron Chardukian

We tend to overcomplicate our decisions.  Most of the time we know what we should do, but don’t do it.  I struggle with this at times as well, however, one method I’ve found useful in making the right decisions is shifting perspectives.  Whenever I can’t decide what action to take I shift to one of two alternative perspectives.

Rendering New Theme...