Wishing my child a future. Hopefully, in this country.

This TED Talk by Sugata Mitra about self-teaching is worth the time.http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dk60sYrU2RUWe need a pedagogy free from fear and focused on the magic of children’s innate quest for information and understanding. – Sugata MitraI hope we can help our children to stay “interested.”...more

What's In Your Future?

Do you have a vision for your future? Does even thinking about your vision make you feel nervous or intimidated? If it does, you aren’t alone! I can tell you about 80% of the women I talk to and work with feel the same way.Why? There could be many reasons for that but here are three common ones:...more

Generational Economics

When Candidate Obama campaigned for the presidency in 2008, he made a special appeal to my generation. He outlined a positive and exciting vision for America, one paved with hope and change for a bright future. At that time, his message and charisma seemed to be like the kind of change we needed to make in the White House. He said all the right things and made people feel warm on the inside. Andon no issue could this be truer than the national debt....more