In this episode, we begin by pondering past moments of jealousy and defining what jealousy really is. Then we dig into: jealousy vs. envy, comparing ourselves to others, and resources as limited vs. abundant. We also talk about how to deal with jealousy, including giving a word to the opposite of jealousy (inspired by Stella […]
What are some popular conspiracy theories? Can a conspiracy theory be proven wrong? How have social media propagated conspiracy theories and what are the implications for free speech? Should communication platforms limit or block conspiracy theorists? What is your favorite conspiracy theory? (Commercial: Conspiracy World!) Listen to our recent episode on conspiracy theories.
In this episode, we talk about bad bosses and more with Alex Straley, a leadership development consultant at IBM! (Alex’s views in this episode are solely his own and do not represent IBM.) Episode notes: Characteristics of bad bosses What makes a bad boss “bad”? There is not one kind of management Managers vs. leaders […]
It’s time to celebrate—our podcast is ONE YEAR OLD! Wow, time flies! We posted to our Facebook Page a question: What topic should we talk about in our anniversary episode? We got a lot of responses, really interesting ideas that we’ll likely talk about in future episodes. The one we chose was Akshay’s topic: CELEBRATION, […]
In this episode we delve into the depths and mysteries of SLEEP. What is sleep? Why does it exist? What are the cultural dimensions to sleep? Episode notes: What defines sleep? What’s your common sleep position? Why do we sleep? Sleep deprivation The relationship of anxiety and sleep Sleep apnea and night terrors Naps and […]