Eva Kor and Josef Mengele - Forgiving the Angel of Death

Building Personal Strength

Eva Kor at Navarro H.S. I recently met one of the survivors, 77-year-old Eva Mozes Kor. Eva, not quite five feet tall, is a highly energetic, articulate and straightforward woman with a rich sense of humor. If you want to know about it, I encourage you to get a copy of Eva Kor's book, Surviving the Angel of Death: The Story of a Mengele Twin in Auschwitz (Tanglewood, 2009). Eva wanted to thank the doctor, but she didn't know how.

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The Marketing Imagination: A book review by Bob Morris

First Friday Book Synopsis

The Marketing Imagination (Expanded Edition) Theodore Levitt Free Press (1986) Do not be misled by the date of this Expanded Edition: Of the more than 27 gazillion books on marketing now in print, none has had a greater impact than has this one. It is truly a masterpiece. By way of background, in 1960 (in [.].

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Space Leadership Comes Before Selfies

Lead Change Blog

After Massimino’s first extravehicular activity (EVA), he wondered why he wasn’t getting mentioned more as a candidate for the next one. I have had three opportunities to participate in “ NASA Socials ,” gatherings of selected social media aficionados to help tell NASA’s story. Two of those NASA Socials took place at Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, FL. Both times, KSC Director Bob Cabana stopped in to greet us.

What Michael Buble Taught Me About Leadership In 3 Minutes

Joseph Lalonde

Image by Eva Rinaldi. T here’s a video circulating around the internet from a Michael Buble concert. During the concert, a woman approached the stage to talk to Michael Buble. Because of the conversation, a very awesome thing took place. Watch the video below and then keep reading to see what Michael Buble taught me about leadership. Post by Michael Drivas. Alright, you’ve now seen what Michael Buble did during one of his concerts.

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Surviving Adversity - 17 Basic Truths

Building Personal Strength

Dr. Edith Eva Eger The quote is from Dr. Edith Eva Eger, clinical psychologist. "Contrary to popular belief, there are no victims in this world – only willing participants. You can't always control your circumstances, but you can control how you respond to them. And everyone has the power to change at any time." She came from a Hungarian Jewish family, which was taken to Auschwitz death camp in 1944.

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The Orbital Perspective

Eric Jacobson

Garan is a retired NASA astronaut who has traveled 71,075,867 miles in 2,842 orbits of our planet during more than 178 days in space and 27 hours and 3 minutes of EVA (extravehicular activity) during four spacewalks. Astronaut Ron Garan How can you not read a book that starts out, " I have wanted to write this book since returning to Earth from my first space mission in 2008 "? Well, that''s exactly how astronaut Ron Garan ''s new book, The Orbital Perspective , starts.

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The Epilogue to the Epilogue of the Epilogue

Steve Farber

Oscar winner, Eva Marie Saint presented Andrew with his award. Here’s her speech: Eva Marie Saint presents at the Nicholl Awards Dinner. I’m thrilled to report yet another epilogue in the continuing story of Greater Than Yourself. The previous installment was in this post I wrote on April 9, 2009: The epilogue at the end of Greater Than Yourself is a case study of a GTY challenge I issued to the students and staff of Up with People.

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Is Your Leadership More Like A Locomotive Or The Loco-motion?

Tim Milburn

The song is notable for appearing in the American Top 5 three times – each time in a different decade: for Little Eva in 1962 (U.S. #1); “Just because you’re at the front of the line, it doesn’t mean you’re the leader.” ” -Author Unknown. We’ve all seen a locomotive. It typically sits at the front of a long line of railroad cars. The locomotive is crucial because it has all the power. That power is used to pull all of the other cars down the track.

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The Big Picture of Business – Doing Your Best Work on Deadlines: Mobilizing the Energy for Best Business Success

Strategy Driven

Among those crown jewel TV moments were: Our Town , starring Frank Sinatra, Paul Newman and Eva Marie Saint. We just had the first live TV musical play extravaganza on television after a 50-year hiatus. The production was The Sound of Music , starring Carrie Underwood. This TV special got a lot of attention because it was unique live, just like opening night of the Broadway show on which it was based.

How Automation Will Change Work, Purpose, and Meaning

Harvard Business

eva bee/Getty Images. The vast majority of humans throughout history worked because they had to. Many found comfort, value, and meaning in their efforts, but some defined work as a necessity to be avoided if possible. For centuries, elites in societies from Europe to Asia aspired to absolution from gainful employment.

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Remembering Two Heroes - One Long Dead, One Alive

Building Personal Strength

In 1985 he rode the space shuttle into earth orbit, where he launched three satellites during 12 hours of EVA space walks. One of the themes that runs through most of the blog posts here is this: Life is challenging, and it takes a strong person to do the hard things. Recently I spent time remembering my time in Vietnam. The vast majority of my West Point classmates served in combat there. They faced challenges that most people can''t even imagine. They had to do hard things.

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Forgiveness - Top 20 Best Quotes

Building Personal Strength

In another post I reported the story of Eva Kor , who in my opinion performed the ultimate act of forgiveness. More than forty years after the fact, she publicly forgave the Nazis who tortured her in a death camp when she was ten years old. A great many people still think that when you forgive someone, you're doing something for him. Yes, the person who harmed you may regret doing it and may have asked for forgiveness.

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7 Tricky Work Situations, and How to Respond to Them

Harvard Business

Eva is an engineer in Silicon Valley. When Eva reports this to Abe from the HR department, she is told that her manager is one of the top performers at the company, that he has been there for many years without incident, and that she probably misinterpreted what he said. Eva is not deterred by Abe’s cavalier response. ” Eva again writes Abe’s words verbatim in her notebook. Jennifer Maravillas for HBR.

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The Big Picture of Business – Doing Your Best Work on Deadlines: Mobilizing the Energy for Best Business Success

Strategy Driven

Among those crown jewel TV moments were: Our Town , starring Frank Sinatra, Paul Newman and Eva Marie Saint. We just had the first live TV musical play extravaganza on television after a 50-year hiatus. The production was The Sound of Music , starring Carrie Underwood. This TV special got a lot of attention because it was unique live, just like opening night of the Broadway show on which it was based.

Trust the Process

Chris Brady

44 Content Marketing Agencies Defined by 65 Marketers

Miles Anthony Smith

Eva Hatzenbihler Know your market! 65 Content Marketers List the 44 Content Marketing Agencies Crushing It (Plus 70 Tips & 78 Myths Dispelled) ​Digital marketing is becoming harder to ignore as we now live in a world of internet ubiquity. While we won’t soon fully bid our goodbyes to some traditional marketing techniques like print ads, flyers, and print magazines, the landscape is shifting even more towards a reliance on digital.

The Business of Art: Where are the Women?

Women's Leadership Exchange

t til afterwards that I realized that her work, along with Eva Hesse?s In the business of art, where are the women? s the question that struck me after visiting the The Museum of Modern Art (MOMA), rebuilt and greatly expanded. in all its dramatic grandeur. My daughter Sara, was my noble companion on this expedition to a museum that has always inspired me. Sara recently graduated with a BFA from SVA, and holds her first ?real?

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4 Analytics Concepts Every Manager Should Understand

Harvard Business

Lastly, if you’re interested in analytics because you need to consume social science research, I highly recommend this piece from Eva Vivalt, a research fellow and lecturer at the Australian National University. Jorg Greuel/Getty Images. Like many professionals, my job doesn’t require expertise in data or analytics. I’m a writer and editor, so I deal with words, not numbers. Still, nearly every knowledge worker today needs to be a regular consumer of data analysis.

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James Bond, Dunder Mifflin, and the Future of Product Placement

Harvard Business

Research by Eva A. My children are now old enough to go downstairs and turn on the TV by themselves. It’s an important moment in their lives — and the lives of their parents. The children have the independence of choosing what they watch, and the parents have the opportunity to stay in bed on a weekend morning. This developmental stage has been in place for decades and, I confess, it’s one I secretly looked forward to.

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Remembering Andy Grove, the Teacher

Harvard Business Review

Occasionally, Eva, Andy’s spouse, came to class and observed Andy’s teaching. After class, Eva usually continued to ask Andy questions about why we discussed this but not that — intimating that it was still possible to do better. Once, Eva’s mother came too. Others are better qualified than I to comment on Andy Grove’s many contributions as a member of the founding team of Intel Corporation, as the company’s CEO and chairman , or as a U.S.

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This Airbus Makes Pilots Smarter

Harvard Business Review

There are dozens of other airlines around the world already using the system, including Air New Zealand, China Airlines, WestJet, and EVA Air. Sponsor content – insight from GE. At first glance, Air Asia’s fleet of Airbus A320 planes look like any other passenger aircraft. But look under the hood and you will find an array of sensors and proprietary technology developed by GE that make their pilots smarter.

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Artificial Intelligence Is Almost Ready for Business

Harvard Business Review

The Enhanced Virtual Assistant, or Eva, enables members to do 200 transactions by just talking, including transferring money and paying bills. Applications such as USAA’s Eva, healthcare systems using IBM’s Watson, and WayBlazer, among others, are having a huge impact and are showing the way to the next generation of AI.

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The Research We’ve Ignored About Happiness at Work

Harvard Business Review

In her book Cold Intimacies Eva Illouz noticed a strange side effect of people trying to live more emotionally at work: They started to treat their private lives like work tasks. Recently, we found ourselves in motivational seminars at our respective places of employment. Both events preached the gospel of happiness. In one, a speaker explained that happiness could make you healthier, kinder, more productive, and even more likely to get promoted.

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