Posts Tagged ‘New Century College’

Critical doing

Posted: February 13, 2016 at 11:25 am

I recently wrote an article (“Critical Doing”, Presidential Perspectives: Innovative Concepts to Achieve Campus Transformation) where I argue that critical thinking, the hallmark of American liberal education, is not enough.  If we want to produce creative problem solvers capable of driving change and finding new solutions to our most pressing problems, we need to find ways […]

Empathy, the glue that holds a business together

Posted: March 16, 2013 at 4:27 pm

What a treat it was to be able to spend time this week with Bill Drayton (Ashoka), Carly Fiorina (ex HP) and Julie Rogers (Meyer Foundation) discussing the role of empathy in business, thanks to Arlington Economic Development (the Washington Post published a good summary of the panel yesterday). At its core, a business is about […]