Climbing the Ladder of Inference with Andrea Bocelli

Andrea Bocelli as an example of understanding assumptions and suspending judgement to improve leadership and overall workplace effectiveness.

4 Brutal Truths You MUST Teach Your Son About Love

You are his best chance for true love.

Get Your Assumptions Off My Kid

Just because Amelia’s son is gay, it doesn’t mean he’s gender non-conforming.

Running Up That Hill: Grappling With My Own Racial Bias

Gary Almeter hears a song being whistled, and his reaction forces him to confront assumptions about others…and himself.

The Price of a Salute Among Leaders of Men

What have you done, today, to earn the loyalty of those who follow you?

Why Is Long Hair Still Not Acceptable In Business?

Andrew Carlson wonders why so many people in the business world still make negative assumptions about long-haired men.

So Long Sophomore Slump

Sophomore year isn’t about surviving, it’s about thriving.

Stivers Cartoons: Rash Assumptions in the Butcher Shop

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Tell It to Me “Straight”

Mitch Helix wonders why “feminine” behaviors seem to make people think a man is gay.

How Kids React To My Pretty Princess Nails

Adults filter their reactions to a man with a manicure, but seeing how kids respond is a lot more informative.

Single Men Want Love Too

Forget the stereotypes; men are looking for love.

Convicting Insights Of An Unfamiliar Place

On India, mindfulness and the danger of becoming desensitized to poverty.

A Prank that Plays with Our Assumptions (Video)

Prank makes us reevaluate how we judge people.

What Has Been Found Guilty in Steubenville?

An entire set of unspoken assumptions has been dragged out into the light.

Your Marriage Isn’t Typical

Sadly, our most common criticisms of marriage reveal much more about the critics than the state of contemporary romance.

Hollywood Heroines and the Liberation of Men

Women’s roles in movies are getting more diverse and interesting. This is good news for men.