How to be Awesome

by Honolulu Mother

Advice from a pro skater / philosophy PhD on how to be more awesome:

How to Be Awesome

Are you awesome, or do you know someone who is? And is this quality distinct from charisma or high EQ?


The eyes have it

by Rocky Mountain Stepmom

What Google Learned from Its Quest to Build the Perfect Team

This is a long article about which work teams are successful, and why.
It has a lot to do with the soft skills of being able to read others’
facial expressions and body language and respond to those. I think there
are parallels for families, too. Do the conclusions seem correct to
you, Totebaggers?