Posts tagged with ‘Patterns’

  • Musings on Understanding Math

    September 13, 2010

    One of my pet peeves is the lack of deep understanding I have regarding mathematics. The feeling of confusion...

  • Making Sense With What You Got

    August 21, 2006

    Last Tuesday I asked readers to suggest 10 ideas to incorporate into a single story for Tuesday, which happens...

  • Scanner, or ADD?

    June 9, 2006

    When clearing out my RSS reading list, came across this post on Talent Develop on Scanners: “I can never...

  • Cold Case: Carl Friedrich Gauss and the 100 Integers

    April 14, 2006

    Remember the story of that kid who was given a class assignment to add the first 100 integers together,...

  • Typing Out Loud

    October 27, 2005

    I was just reading about a trio of grad students who, using nothing but a 10-minute audio recording of...

  • When Google Fails, Try the USPTO

    October 22, 2005

    One of my side projects involves the crafting of a custom binder, preferably one with more then three rings....

  • The Printable CEO Revisited

    October 13, 2005

    It’s been about a month since I made my Concrete Goals Tracking worksheet, aka The Printable CEO. In that...

  • Making It in Salem, Massachusetts

    August 25, 2005

    I almost never do touristy things. When I lived near Orlando, Florida, I didn’t go to Disneyworld once. But...

  • Is Your Boss a Psychopath?

    August 19, 2005

    Barry just forwarded this quiz to me: The standard clinical test for psychopathy, Robert Hare’s PCL-R, evaluates 20 personality...

  • Tracking Eyeballs

    August 15, 2005

    The mysterious S. pointed me to Eyetrack III, a study that used eye tracking equipment to record exactly how...

  • Oblique Searching Strategies

    July 25, 2005

    I’m surfing instead of working, so to win back some productivity, I’ll describe my basic searching strategy! When Google...

  • Top Global Brands

    May 16, 2005

    I don’t know why this fascinates me so much, but Global Branding has been on my mind a lot....