Marketing and Media

Digital technology, including social media, presents many traps for the unwary, some of them legal, some more social or reputational, as I learned in the anecdote. In the digital publishing world, authors are increasingly expected to engage in their own marketing and publicity, often on their own dime. The technology …

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America’s Imperial Experience

Relative to other places, the USA is a young country – although it has existed for nearly a quarter of a millennium, which is more than enough time for successive historical influences to have accumulated, each leaving its mark on the country’s development. With a little historical imagination, it is …

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Clearing Your Space And Relax

I love the physical focus of yoga. The emphasis on getting grounded and tuned in to our bodies is an access point to our power. Asana practice is a waking up and energetic clearing out that directly connects us to our bodies, which is the space in which we exist …

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The Endowment Effect

In a nutshell the Endowment Effect is referred to in human studies as the action of taking something, labeling it as “ours” and then integrating it into our sense of identity. This is the reason why we go crazy when the neighbors dog steps unto our lawn. It is a …

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