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    Great Reads – July 9, 2009


    Interesting posts from elsewhere we just had to share.

    Why You Need to Fail
    According to Dr. Carol Dweck, professor at Stanford University, we have a mindset problem. Dweck has done a tremendous amount of research to understand what makes someone give up in the face of adversity versus strive to overcome it.

    Management failure is old news
    Business Spectator
    Alan Kohler on the future of journalism.

    A Drug That Could Give You Perfect Visual Memory
    Imagine if you could look at something once and remember it forever. You would never have to ask for directions again. Now a group of scientists has isolated a protein that mega-boosts your ability to remember what you see.

    Bicycle parking pod with lockers and showers
    Adding to Australia’s bike station innovation comes the Green Pod, a modular facility from Brisbane’s Penny Farthings Pushbikes.

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