August 29, 2010 § Leave a comment
how to answer that question? just watch this video…
August 26, 2010 § Leave a comment
Whether you want to learn more about people who’ve shaped the modern world or are just in need of a spark of inspiration to keep you plugging along in your studies, there are numerous biographies out there that will motivate, educate and show you what can be done with hard work and ingenuity. Here are 100 biographical videos to check out the next time you’re looking for a role model.
These business leaders will show you what it means to get to the top by hard work, great ideas and persistence.
- Andrew Carnegie: Carnegie began working at a textile mill as a child for only $1.25, but by the time he was in his golden years had amassed one of the largest fortunes in the United States at the time. You can learn more about his success and his generosity here.
- Chris Gardner: You may have seen the movie based on his life, The Pursuit of Happyness, but here you can hear from the real Chris Gardner about how he struggled until he found success.
- Walt Disney: While today Mickey Mouse is a household name, many don’t know that Walt Disney wasn’t always so successful in his endeavors. This two-part biography will fill in some of the details on his rise to fame.
- Warren Buffett: Warren Buffet is known as one of the most successful investors ever, but he had to start somewhere. You can learn more about his path to success in this video.
- Henry Ford: This video will give you the history behind the man who invented the assembly line and brought the automobile to the American public.
- Sam Walton: Watch this short biographical video to learn more about the man who turned a small store into a worldwide business.
- Bill Gates: Gates may have been a college dropout, but this video about his life shows that sometimes determination and a great idea go further than a degree.
- John D. Rockefeller: Rockefeller wasn’t just a self-made billionaire but one of the biggest philanthropists in history as well. Learn more about his life and work here.
- Steve Jobs: In this video you can find out more about the man who has helped bring the computer into the home and sparked an interest not only in the functionality but also the design of personal gadgets.
- Sheldon Adelson: Learn how this Las Vegas businessman made his billions and where he began in this video. « Read the rest of this entry »
August 25, 2010 § Leave a comment
There are two ways to live:
you can live as if nothing is a miracle;
you can live as if everything is a miracle. – Einstein
This is how he sees the world: simplicity, generality, sense and beauty in the physical world, unafraid of time. A scientist who believes in God who works not so much as a scientist, but more as an artist.