Yellow caution tape stretched across darkened doorway.
10/02/2016
Caution Although only 36 percent of Americans who reported that they were victims of Internet scams last year were over the age of 50, 50 percent of the recorded losses were from our age... read more
Ceramic piggy bank shaped like pug dog with dollar signs and cigar.
09/25/2016
Two new studies disagree about the link between income and social connections.  Emiliana Simon-Thomas takes a closer look.   Can money buy happiness? One way to explore... read more
Black and white of crumpled paper and pen on table.
09/18/2016
How many times have you NOT finished something because you didn’t get it perfect? You heard it had to be done a specific way, but you just didn’t do it that way, so obviously it wasn’t done the... read more
Venn diagram of quadruple bottom line - people, profit, planet, purpose.
09/11/2016
Quadruple Bottom Line As a writer for Just Means/3BL Media—as in ‘Triple Bottom Line Media’—I’m upping the ante: I have recently been convinced of the 4BL or ‘quadruple bottom line.’ I learned of... read more
Sepia tone of woman reading a book on the beach.
09/04/2016
Intro: The stories we tell to ourselves and each other matter a lot.  I don’t know where I read it, but I remember coming across research that said humans’ thought processes evolved... read more
Bright red wall with large picture frame and small picture frame
08/28/2016
I read this thought-provoking piece by Carol Black on wildness last week and three weeks of swirling blog-thought finally coalesced into a single concept: we’re thinking small without also... read more
close up on woman's wrist with watch and bracelets
08/14/2016
We all fall prey to it at some point. And while there may be legitimate periods of time that are completely full and inflexible, our lives as a whole are not. We’re trying to regain some... read more
view from above of clean desk with laptop, diary, and pencil
08/07/2016
One of the reasons many of us get overwhelmed is the sheer volume of stuff that surrounds us. It has been said that the average person spends up to one hour a day looking for things. That adds... read more
close up US coins quarter and penny
07/31/2016
Intro: I’ve come across a few interesting / relevant ideas lately. There isn’t exactly a thematic coherence between these financial tips / this financial advice, but it’s worth sharing. Random... read more

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Yellow caution tape stretched across darkened doorway.
10/02/2016
Caution Although only 36 percent of Americans who reported that they were victims of Internet scams last year were over the age of 50, 50 percent of the recorded losses were from our age... read more
Ceramic piggy bank shaped like pug dog with dollar signs and cigar.
09/25/2016
Two new studies disagree about the link between income and social connections.  Emiliana Simon-Thomas takes a closer look.   Can money buy happiness? One way to explore... read more
Black and white of crumpled paper and pen on table.
09/18/2016
How many times have you NOT finished something because you didn’t get it perfect? You heard it had to be done a specific way, but you just didn’t do it that way, so obviously it wasn’t done the... read more
Venn diagram of quadruple bottom line - people, profit, planet, purpose.
09/11/2016
Quadruple Bottom Line As a writer for Just Means/3BL Media—as in ‘Triple Bottom Line Media’—I’m upping the ante: I have recently been convinced of the 4BL or ‘quadruple bottom line.’ I learned of... read more
Sepia tone of woman reading a book on the beach.
09/04/2016
Intro: The stories we tell to ourselves and each other matter a lot.  I don’t know where I read it, but I remember coming across research that said humans’ thought processes evolved... read more
Bright red wall with large picture frame and small picture frame
08/28/2016
I read this thought-provoking piece by Carol Black on wildness last week and three weeks of swirling blog-thought finally coalesced into a single concept: we’re thinking small without also... read more
close up on woman's wrist with watch and bracelets
08/14/2016
We all fall prey to it at some point. And while there may be legitimate periods of time that are completely full and inflexible, our lives as a whole are not. We’re trying to regain some... read more
view from above of clean desk with laptop, diary, and pencil
08/07/2016
One of the reasons many of us get overwhelmed is the sheer volume of stuff that surrounds us. It has been said that the average person spends up to one hour a day looking for things. That adds... read more
close up US coins quarter and penny
07/31/2016
Intro: I’ve come across a few interesting / relevant ideas lately. There isn’t exactly a thematic coherence between these financial tips / this financial advice, but it’s worth sharing. Random... read more

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05/11/2015
DIRECTED BY CATHERINE HARDWICKE ​WHAT IS MONEY? When Federal Reserve Chairman Rob Rafaelson awakes with amnesia only moments before a big press conference, his children, maid, and intern must... read more
05/11/2015
DIRECTED BY LEE HIRSCH WHAT IS MONEY? Choreographed by Pilobolus dance company and narrated by economic historian John Steele Gordon, Lee Hirsch’s “Recession” mounts an entertaining and... read more
05/11/2015
DIRECTED BY JOE BERLINGER WHAT IS MONEY? On the heels of the financial crisis, Wall Street for some has become synonymous with corruption and greed. Director Joe Berlinger takes us to the... read more
05/11/2015
DIRECTED BY JESSICA YU WHAT IS THE ROLE OF OUR GOVERNMENT? Teachers have long relied on educational cartoons with catchy songs to simplify everything from grammar to government. Can a cartoon... read more
05/11/2015
DIRECTED BY MARSHALL CURRY WHAT IS THE ROLE OF OUR GOVERNMENT? In this free-wheeling animated film, you’ll see how Congress and public officials use and manage debt, and why it matters to you... read more
05/11/2015
DIRECTED BY BARBARA KOPPLE WHAT IS THE ROLE OF OUR GOVERNMENT? We Americans spend a lot of time arguing over how our tax dollars are spent. But do we focus on the right things? Or have we been... read more
05/11/2015
DIRECTED BY RACHEL GRADY & HEIDI EWING WHAT IS THE ROLE OF OUR GOVERNMENT? The United States spends approximately $37 billion dollars a year on foreign aid — just under 1% of our... read more
05/11/2015
DIRECTED BY BOB BALABAN WHAT IS GLOBALIZATION? What does it mean to have a globalized economy? And is it good for us? Bob Balaban wrangles seven experts to break it all down as a troupe of... read more
05/11/2015
DIRECTED BY ALBERT HUGHES WHAT IS GLOBALIZATION? Detroit has been the poster child for the loss of well-paid manufacturing jobs, but this trend impacts communities all over the country. How... read more

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