Monthly Archives: May 2011

Pepsi’s Challenge

Blink: The Power of Thinking without Thinking- Malcolm Gladwell In the early 1980s, the Coca-Cola Company was profoundly nervous about its future. Once, Coke had been far and away the dominant soft drink in the world. But Pepsi had been

Pepsi’s Challenge

Blink: The Power of Thinking without Thinking- Malcolm Gladwell In the early 1980s, the Coca-Cola Company was profoundly nervous about its future. Once, Coke had been far and away the dominant soft drink in the world. But Pepsi had been

The Small-World Problem

the Tipping Point, How little things can make a big difference- Malcolm Gladwell In the late 1960s, the psychologist Stanley Milgram conducted an experiment to find an answer to what is known as the small-world problem. The problem is this:

The Small-World Problem

the Tipping Point, How little things can make a big difference- Malcolm Gladwell In the late 1960s, the psychologist Stanley Milgram conducted an experiment to find an answer to what is known as the small-world problem. The problem is this:

The Possibility of Sudden Change

the Tipping Point, How little things can make a big difference- Malcolm Gladwell This possibility of sudden change is at the center of the idea of the Tipping Point and might well be the hardest of all to accept. The

The Possibility of Sudden Change

the Tipping Point, How little things can make a big difference- Malcolm Gladwell This possibility of sudden change is at the center of the idea of the Tipping Point and might well be the hardest of all to accept. The

The Theory of Mind Reading

Blink: The Power of Thinking without Thinking- Malcolm Gladwell Much of our understanding of mind reading comes from two remarkable scientists, a teacher and his pupil: Silvan Tomkins and Paul Ekman. Tomkins was the teacher. He was born in Philadelphia

The Theory of Mind Reading

Blink: The Power of Thinking without Thinking- Malcolm Gladwell Much of our understanding of mind reading comes from two remarkable scientists, a teacher and his pupil: Silvan Tomkins and Paul Ekman. Tomkins was the teacher. He was born in Philadelphia

Primed for Action

Blink: The Power of Thinking without Thinking- Malcolm Gladwell …This test was devised by a very clever psychologist named John Bargh. It’s an example of what is called a priming experiment, and Bargh and others have done numerous even more

Primed for Action

Blink: The Power of Thinking without Thinking- Malcolm Gladwell …This test was devised by a very clever psychologist named John Bargh. It’s an example of what is called a priming experiment, and Bargh and others have done numerous even more

Qatar Today

The New York Times-  updated April 4 2011 Somewhere in the Sky…pic by Abdul Rahman Alieh   Tornado Tower pic by Abdul Rahman Alieh  Qatar, an Arab emirate in the Middle East, occupies a small peninsula on the

Qatar Today

The New York Times-  updated April 4 2011 Somewhere in the Sky…pic by Abdul Rahman Alieh   Tornado Tower pic by Abdul Rahman Alieh  Qatar, an Arab emirate in the Middle East, occupies a small peninsula on the