Free Online Courses: from “The Meaning of Life” to “A Brief Guide to Everything” launched by ‘The Institute of Art and Ideas (IAI), an organization committed to fostering “a progressive and vibrant intellectual culture in the UK”. The new online educational platform features courses in philosophy, science and politics.
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Tony Robins’ TED Talk Why we do what we do – an invigorating talk on the “invisible forces” that motivate everyone’s actions. Needs of the personality and needs of the spirit. ‘And the reason we grow is so we have something to give of value, contributing beyond ourselves.’
What’s driving us: needs, beliefs, emotions. What’s driving other people. ‘The defining factor is never resources; it’s resourcefulness.’
Pippi wants to go to school because other children have vacations. Fair enough. But just as in real life – is this what she really wanted. Does anyone really want to grow up with everything it entails.
WordCamp Europe 2014 – 27 – 29 September 2014 Sofia. Interesting topics galore, fabulous people from all over the world, lots of fun for thinkers and doers alike.
I am asked these days what motivated me in becoming a volunteer. Happily blogging for 6 years now on a platform from which I constantly learn and meeting fantastic people in the same lane is enough of a motivation to return the gesture. Noblese oblige.
Two masters in European cultural policies – Camille Baduel (French) and Ralitsa Assenova (Bulgarian) met in Paris where they teamed up with other enthusiasts like them and created Ysé, French association in support of Young European Cinema Talents.
The aim of the Young European Cinema Meeting, taking place in Sofia – 24 – 28 September 2014, is to support young cinema talents in Bulgaria and encourage their development. More on the project here.