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Want to help someone? Shut up and listen!

Want to help someone? Shut up and listen! | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
When most well-intentioned aid workers hear of a problem they think they can fix, they go to work. This, Ernesto Sirolli suggests, is naïve. In this funny and impassioned talk, he proposes that the first step is to listen to the people you're trying to help, and tap into their own entrepreneurial spirit. His advice on what works will help any entrepreneur.
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A bath without water

A bath without water | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
If you had to walk a mile for a jug of water every day, as millions of people do, it's unlikely you'd use that precious water to bathe. Young entrepreneur Ludwick Marishane tells the amazing, funny story of how he invented a cheap, clean and convenient solution: DryBath, the world's first bath-substituting lotion.
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The unheard story of David and Goliath

The unheard story of David and Goliath | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
It's a classic underdog tale: David, a young shepherd armed only with a sling, beats Goliath, the mighty warrior. The story has transcended its biblical origins to become a common shorthand for unlikely victory. But, asks Malcolm Gladwell, is that really what the David and Goliath story is about?
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Tales of creativity and play

Tales of creativity and play | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
At the 2008 Serious Play conference, designer Tim Brown talks about the powerful relationship between creative thinking and play -- with many examples you can try at home (and one that maybe you shouldn't).
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