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Reflections on preserving the ‘we-feeling’ of online communities

With diversity—fresh faces, ideas, perspectives—tribes grow. The ‘we-feeling‘ of shared interest and purpose transcends geographical and cultural differences, as we’ve witnessed at THNK. It’s true of all communities with an online homebase—as conversations and collaborations spread, it ...

Jack Bartrop
Article by Jack Bartrop
February 10th, 2016
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Nature or nurture? The creative brain’s approach

In Creative people’s brains really do work differently by from Quartz Magazine, Carolyn Gregoire and Scott Barry Kaufman, authors of Wired to Create: Unraveling the Mysteries of the Creative Mind, pose an interesting hypothesis.

 

 

They note ...

Article by Kate Inglis
February 4th, 2016
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THNK Vancouver Pitch Night: A celebration of ‘What if…’

A bunch of like-minded entrepreneurs, intrapreneurs, and social impact adventurists in a room, mandated to dream up whatever they like—new models of currency, economy, community, communication. It’s Pitch Night at THNK Vancouver, where ...

Article by Kate Inglis
January 29th, 2016
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Half-full or half-empty? Reflecting on what’s next, post-World Economic Forum

Fresh from the World Economic Forum at Davos, Mark Vernooij reflects on the global establishment and its ability to not only invite, but truly integrate new voices. Does his experience of having been there ...

Mark Vernooij
Article by Mark Vernooij
January 27th, 2016
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