Universities should ban PowerPoint — It makes students stupid and professors boring

Universities should ban PowerPoint — It makes students stupid and professors boring

Any university teacher who does not harbour a painful recollection of a failed lecture is a liar. On one such occasion, I felt early on that I had lost the students entirely: those who hadn’t sunk into comatose oblivion were listless and anxious. Ungracefully, I threw myself even deeper into my PowerPoint presentation to save […]

Is everything you know about charities and giving to worthy causes… wrong?

Is everything you know about charities and giving to worthy causes… wrong?

We’re in a period of time where corporate philanthropy is not only proven outdated, but dead in the water. We’re setting charities and nonprofits alike up for failure, and in this article I’ll explain why… But before we get to that, keep in mind what we task these organizations to do: Cure the world’s deadliest […]