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The 20/80 Rule Of Effective Thinking

The 20/80 Rule Of Effective Thinking | Peter Milsom's Change Delivery Better Mgmt Practice Site | Scoop.it
Thinking by itself is worthless because if you never do anything, what’s the use? And if you only act without thinking, you screw your life.
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Your brain does not process information and it is not a computer

Your brain does not process information and it is not a computer | Peter Milsom's Change Delivery Better Mgmt Practice Site | Scoop.it
Your brain does not process information, retrieve knowledge or store memories. In short: your brain is not a computer
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Canadian Lakes Could Emit 73% More Methane as Atmosphere Warms

Canadian Lakes Could Emit 73% More Methane as Atmosphere Warms | Peter Milsom's Change Delivery Better Mgmt Practice Site | Scoop.it
Freshwater lakes in Canada and around the world could become a potent new source of methane and atmospheric vapour as they respond to a warming climate, according to two recent studies.
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As Costs Skyrocket, More U.S. Cities Stop Recycling

As Costs Skyrocket, More U.S. Cities Stop Recycling | Peter Milsom's Change Delivery Better Mgmt Practice Site | Scoop.it
With China no longer accepting used plastic and paper, communities are facing steep collection bills, forcing them to end their programs or burn or bury more waste.
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The Experts Keep Getting the Economy Wrong

The Experts Keep Getting the Economy Wrong | Peter Milsom's Change Delivery Better Mgmt Practice Site | Scoop.it
Again and again, forecasters have been too optimistic — which is a sign of the economy’s funk.
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How Inuit Parents Raise Kids Without Yelling — And Teach Them To Control Anger

How Inuit Parents Raise Kids Without Yelling — And Teach Them To Control Anger | Peter Milsom's Change Delivery Better Mgmt Practice Site | Scoop.it
At the top of the world, the Inuit culture has developed a sophisticated way to sculpt kids' behavior without yelling or scolding. Could discipline actually be playful?
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Your Environment Is Cleaner. Your Immune System Has Never Been So Unprepared.

Your Environment Is Cleaner. Your Immune System Has Never Been So Unprepared. | Peter Milsom's Change Delivery Better Mgmt Practice Site | Scoop.it
A century ago, British scientists suggested a link between increased hygiene and allergic conditions — the first hint that our immune systems are becoming improperly “trained.”
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Mansa Musa: The richest man who ever lived

Mansa Musa: The richest man who ever lived | Peter Milsom's Change Delivery Better Mgmt Practice Site | Scoop.it
West African king Mansa Musa had more wealth than the Forbes' five richest billionaires combined.
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Why Trying to Make People Collaborate Freaks Them Out

Why Trying to Make People Collaborate Freaks Them Out | Peter Milsom's Change Delivery Better Mgmt Practice Site | Scoop.it
Too many managers ignore the greatest threat in launching cross-group initiatives: provoking defensive behaviors.
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Scientists agree: Coffee naps are better than coffee or naps alone

Scientists agree: Coffee naps are better than coffee or naps alone | Peter Milsom's Change Delivery Better Mgmt Practice Site | Scoop.it
Caffeinate immediately before napping and sleep for 20 minutes or less. You won't regret it.
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We have to fix fashion if we want to survive climate change

We have to fix fashion if we want to survive climate change | Peter Milsom's Change Delivery Better Mgmt Practice Site | Scoop.it

The industry churned out 100 billion pieces of clothing for 7 billion people in 2015. The problem is so bad, some brands are burning unsold inventory. The waste has got to stop.

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How to Become a Master Communicator by Following This One Rule

How to Become a Master Communicator by Following This One Rule | Peter Milsom's Change Delivery Better Mgmt Practice Site | Scoop.it
If you're ever talking with strangers at a networking event and want to identify the most successful person in the group, look to the one who's quiet but really listening.
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Stop asking 'how are you?' Harvard researchers say this is how successful people make small talk

Stop asking 'how are you?' Harvard researchers say this is how successful people make small talk | Peter Milsom's Change Delivery Better Mgmt Practice Site | Scoop.it
Next time you're in the elevator with your boss, avoid using the three most useless words in the world of communication: "How are you?" — and you'll be amazed by where the conversation goes.
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Here's How to Tell If Someone Is a Toxic Person in the First 5 Minutes

Here's How to Tell If Someone Is a Toxic Person in the First 5 Minutes | Peter Milsom's Change Delivery Better Mgmt Practice Site | Scoop.it
If your new acquaintance does any of these things, you should probably stay away.
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Canada's forests actually emit more carbon than they absorb — despite what you've heard on Facebook

Canada's forests actually emit more carbon than they absorb — despite what you've heard on Facebook | Peter Milsom's Change Delivery Better Mgmt Practice Site | Scoop.it
This country's managed forest land hasn't been a net carbon sink since 2001. That's because trees don't just absorb carbon when they grow, they emit it when they die and decompose, or burn.
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Inside BYD—the world’s largest maker of electric vehicles —

Inside BYD—the world’s largest maker of electric vehicles — | Peter Milsom's Change Delivery Better Mgmt Practice Site | Scoop.it
With government subsidies, BYD became an electric-car giant. Now subsidies are set to go away, putting China's version of a market-led economy to the test.
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The only metric of success that really matters is the one we ignore

The only metric of success that really matters is the one we ignore | Peter Milsom's Change Delivery Better Mgmt Practice Site | Scoop.it
Community is about a series of small choices: how to spend a Saturday, what to do when a neighbor falls ill, how to make time when there is none.
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3-5°C temperature rise is now ‘locked-in’ for the Arctic

3-5°C temperature rise is now ‘locked-in’ for the Arctic | Peter Milsom's Change Delivery Better Mgmt Practice Site | Scoop.it
Even if the world were to cut emissions in line with the Paris Agreement, winter temperatures in the Arctic would rise 3-5°C by 2050 and 5-9°C by 2080, devastating the region and unleashing sea level rises worldwide, finds a new report by UN Environment.
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Air Canada pilot orders 23 pizzas to Halifax-bound plane stranded on tarmac

Air Canada pilot orders 23 pizzas to Halifax-bound plane stranded on tarmac | Peter Milsom's Change Delivery Better Mgmt Practice Site | Scoop.it
Passengers on a delayed Air Canada flight are praising their captain to the skies after he went out of his way to keep them informed - and even ordered pizza directly to their plane stuck on the tarmac.
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Greta Thunberg, schoolgirl climate change warrior: ‘Some people can let things go. I can’t’.

Greta Thunberg, schoolgirl climate change warrior: ‘Some people can let things go. I can’t’. | Peter Milsom's Change Delivery Better Mgmt Practice Site | Scoop.it
One day last summer, aged 15, she skipped school, sat down outside the Swedish parliament – and inadvertently kicked off a global movement
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The 2 Mental Shifts Highly Successful People Make

The 2 Mental Shifts Highly Successful People Make | Peter Milsom's Change Delivery Better Mgmt Practice Site | Scoop.it

“When you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change.”— Max Planck, German quantum theorist and Nobel Prize winner.

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United States citizens will need visa to visit Europe starting in 2021

United States citizens will need visa to visit Europe starting in 2021 | Peter Milsom's Change Delivery Better Mgmt Practice Site | Scoop.it
US citizens traveling to Europe without a visa will be a thing of the past come 2021.
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