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James Hannam, PhD is a graduate of both Oxford and Cambridge, with degrees in physics and history. He is the author of God’s Philosophers: How the Medieval World Laid the[…]
Hal Hershfield is professor of marketing, behavioral decision‑making, and psychology at UCLA’s Anderson School of Management. His research on future selves has been covered by the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal,[…]
Zeynep Ton is a Practice in the Operations Management group at MIT Sloan School of Management. She is also president of the nonprofit Good Jobs Institute and the author of The Case[…]
Thomas Moore is a psychotherapist and the author of Care of the Soul and The Eloquence of Silence. He was formerly a Catholic monk.
I am, therefore I think. But since arguments from authority still work, I’m an engineer and an economist, ran a hedge fund, worked in 4 continents and currently am a[…]
Jean-Manuel Roubineau is a classics scholar who specializes in Greek antiquity, the historical anthropology of sport, and the history of social inequalities. He is the author of the 2023 books The[…]
Dr. Carolina Flores is currently a President's Postdoctoral Fellow in philosophy at UC-Irvine, and will be an assistant professor of philosophy at UC-Santa Cruz starting July 2023. Her work focuses[…]
Priya Parker is helping us take a deeper look at how anyone can create collective meaning in modern life, one gathering at a time. She is a facilitator, strategic advisor,[…]
Rachel Nuwer is an award-winning science journalist who regularly contributes to the New York Times, National Geographic, Scientific American, and many other publications. She is the author of Poached: Inside the Dark World of Wildlife[…]
Morgan Levine was previously a tenure-track Assistant Professor in the department of Pathology at Yale University where she ran the Laboratory for Aging in Living Systems. In 2022, she was[…]
Dr. Tim Bayne is a professor of philosophy at Monash University (Melbourne, Australia). He previously held positions at Macquarie University (Sydney), University of Western Ontario, University of Manchester, and University[…]
Dr. Luana Marques is an Associate Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School. She is the author of Almost Anxious: Is My (or My Loved One’s) Worry or Distress a[…]
Scott J. Shapiro is a professor of law and philosophy at Yale Law School and the director of the Yale Center for Law and Philosophy and its CyberSecurity Lab. He[…]
Jim Harter, Ph.D., is Chief Scientist, Workplace for Gallup. He has led more than 1,000 studies of workplace effectiveness and his books include 12: The Elements of Great Managing and[…]
Jim Clifton is Chairman of Gallup and author of Born to Build, The Coming Jobs War, Wellbeing at Work and the Wall Street Journal bestseller It’s the Manager.
Gary Lachman is the author of many books on topics ranging from the evolution of consciousness and literary suicides to popular culture and the history of the occult. He has[…]
Bernard E. Harcourt is the Isidor and Seville Sulzbacher Professor of Law and professor of political science at Columbia University and a chaired professor at the École des Hautes Études[…]
Dr. Rina Bliss is an associate professor of sociology at Rutgers University. Her research explores the personal and societal significance of emerging genetic sciences. Rina has written three books: Race Decoded:[…]
Denis Noble, CBE, FRS, held the Burdon Sanderson Chair of Cardiovascular Physiology at Oxford 1984–2004 and was appointed Professor Emeritus and Co-Director of Computational Physiology. He is one of the[…]
Edward Lee is the founder of nou NFT. He is a leading expert in Web3 and NFTs and is the author of Creators Take Control: How NFTs Revolutionize Art, Business,[…]
David R. Samson is an associate professor of Biological Anthropology at the University of Toronto. He has worked with a range of primate species and studied sleep in different types[…]
Richard Conniff is a National Magazine Award-winning writer and a past Guggenheim Fellow. His writing has appeared in Smithsonian magazine, The Atlantic, National Geographic, and other publications. Among his many books[…]
Dr. Kelle Dhein is a philosopher and historian of science who specializes in the history and philosophy of biology. He currently is a Ford Foundation Postdoctoral Fellow at the Santa Fe[…]
Dr. Natalie Nixon is the Creativity Whisperer to the C-Suite, helping leaders achieve transformative business results by applying wonder, rigor, and foresight. A magnetic keynote speaker, Nixon shares why creativity[…]
Wesley C. Van Voorhis, MD, PhD is a professor of medicine, adjunct professor of global health and microbiology, and director of the Center for Emerging and Re-emerging Infectious Diseases (CERID)[…]
Sam Leith is literary editor of the Spectator, and contributes regularly to a range of UK newspapers and websites. He is the author of Words Like Loaded Pistols: The Power of Rhetoric[…]
Rob Cross is the Edward A. Madden Professor of Global Leadership at Babson College and the cofounder and director of the Connected Commons. He is the co-author of The Microstress[…]
Karen Dillon is an author and former editor at Harvard Business Review magazine. She co-authored The Microstress Effect: How Little Things Pile Up and Create Big Problems—and What to Do[…]
In Arabic, Irshad means “guidance.” My mission: to teach a critical mass of people the skills of moral courage — doing the right thing in the face of our fears.This[…]