Super Bowl, Schmuper Bowl: Life Is Not a Spectator Sport. Play More. Watch Less.

Terry Lancaster has some life-changing advice to offer, just in time for Super Bowl Sunday.

Why It’s a Good Thing You Didn’t Win the $1.5 Billion Lottery Jackpot Last Week

If you’re reading this sentence, you’re probably not on an island in the South Pacific, sipping Mai Tais while tiny little goldfish nibble on your feet keeping your formerly sandpaper like skin silky smooth. Which means you didn’t win the billion and a half dollar lottery last week. Neither did I. In fact, my wife […]

Do You Want 2016 to Be Better Than 2015?

Terry Lancaster shares one magic word that will make your 2016 New Year’s resolutions last longer than your holiday leftovers.

The Man in the High Castle: A Story That Hits Home

When the race relations portrayed in a book written more than 50 years ago are still all too familiar, it can be a wake-up call.  — Books that deal with alternative histories may be one of the most under-appreciated genres. The phrase “oldie but goodie” is definitely an apt description for my latest read, The […]

7 Ways to Teach Kids About Gratitude

Living with an attitude of gratitude as a moral value for kids.

Understanding the Amazonian Workplace – it’s the Law of the Jungle

A culture of criticism and long working hours causes high turnover when “Amabots” get spat out like the returned parcels they process.

For Men Who Don’t Want to Commit Sandpaper on Their Woman: Proraso Shave Cream

Jesse Kornbluth on a shaving product perfect for you.

The Four Just Men

Vigilantes? Maybe. But the Four Just Men are civilized. They even tell their targets the date they’re going to die.

Leaving Berlin

One of the greatest spy novels of our lifetime, and no, it’s not James Bond.

Why the Amazon Mom Program Disrespects Dads, Moms, and Every Other Kind of Caregiver

How can Amazon.com produce a show as inclusive as “Transparent” and yet run a discount program that argues that moms (and moms alone) represent families? It’s time for that to change…

Wine Snobs Are Boring

You NEVER have to feel lost or overwhelmed in front of a wine list EVER again. This post (and my new best-selling book, Wine Snobs Are Boring) is for you if you are, like me, allergic to wine snobs.

Wabi-Sabi: For Artists, Designers, Poets & Philosophers

Wabi-sabi isn’t anything new — it dates all the way back to the 12th century. But with the help of Leonard Koren’s book, Jesse Kornbluth demonstrates its uses in the world today.

What Odin and Thor Taught Us About Customer Service

Three lessons on how being able to roll with the punches can save you from spending a cold day in hell.

Are Drones More than Killing and Surveillance Machines?

How do we benefit from drones without giving up our privacy, civil rights and humanity in the process?

The Seven Habits of Highly Neurotic Authors

Everyone has bad habits. When Andrew J. Peters became a published author, he picked up a few more.

The Challenges Ahead for Brazil now the World Cup is Over

The 2014 World Cup in Brazil is over. It brought much joy, and huge disappointment for the hosts – perhaps even worse than the Maracanazo in 1950.