On Closing the "Word Gap"

The 30-million word-gap "cure:" A confusion of correlation with causation?

How the End of Jobs Could Be a Good Thing

A scenario for how the likely serious jobs decline would create a kinder, gentler civilization.

On a Freud Quote

When does introspection cross the line into self-absorption?

On a Carl Rogers Quote

When are you defending yourself versus being defensive?

On a B.F. Skinner Quote

What do you remember from your education? What are the implications of that?

Post-Presidency Career Advice for Obama With Lessons for All

Career ideas for the president, with implications for all of us.

12 Predictions for 2050

Some reasons to want to be around at mid-century.

An Ultra-Simple Way to Choose and Succeed in Your Career

Career success and contentment in 9 simple steps...really.

Ambition Versus Gratitude for What You Have

What to keep striving for and what to accept as-is?

Dangerous Thoughts

Things that are hard to say, even to our diary.

An Active Boy Writes to His Teacher

Lessons for teachers and parents.

On an Albert Ellis Quote

How much free will do we really have?

An Honest Letter to Your Therapist or Counselor

Thoughts for clients and practitioners

A Letter to Aliens

A description of earthlings that might help us examine ourselves.

Your Child and Sports

What's a parent to do?

Individualized Management

Faddish nostrums are superfluous if not inapplicable to your workplace. Resist.

Indoctrinating Children

Cartoon movies start anti-male propaganda with the very young.

On a Cup of Coffee

Gratitude as an anti-sadness "medication."

Thriving in a Gig Economy

How to avoid it or do well in it.

Addressing Your Child's School Fears

Making this your child's best school year yet.

When You Want to Persuade Someone

When you want someone to change, having an alert, experimental mindset is key.

"I Want to Move Into the Non-Profit Sector"

A transcript of my exchange with a caller to my radio program.

A First-Hand Report on Stage Fright

I'm doing a one-man show tonight...for the first time.

Neighbors

Do you want to know more about your neighbors? Them about you?

The Ultimate Hypocrites

When the wealthy urge us to give to the poor, they have an obligation to take a vow of near-poverty.

Should You Write a Book?

An internal debate.

Should You Replace Your Car?

An internal debate that may help you gain clarity.

Should You Be More Grateful or Less?

An internal debate on the meaning of life.

An Honest Conversation Between an Employee and Boss

What employees and higher-ups wish they could say to each other.

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