A FEW OF MY ORIGINAL ARTICLES AND CURRENT FAV ARTICLES, LINKS, PHILOSOPHICAL IDEAS..... and where I post links to public events, contests and other community happenings I find interesting or fun. 

By Elizabeth Madrigal

  • Livestream Tech Tips (For the Innocent among You): Are you having trouble with the livestream reception at your home office? You are definitely not alone. Many of my clients have learned to easily livestream but have issues watching someone else’s. I thought some tips might help. Read more.

1. Why Curiosity Matters - This is the business case for curiosity by the Harvard Business Review. https://hbr.org/2018/09/curiosity
2. Who knew I did not have to blaze a trail alone? Where the Zebras are. https://medium.com/@sexandstartups/zebras-build-the-future-2a8337064687
3. Guess what is 200 to 400 times greater than the average worker's pay? https://www.seattletimes.com/business/some-northwest-ceos-earn-200-or-400-times-what-average-employee-is-paid/
4. Feel alone out there?  According to a new study by Georgetown University, 98% of people surveyed reported experiencing toxic behavior at work.  https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/six-toxic-relationships-you-should-avoid-like-plague-bradberry/
5. Do people tell you that you take things too personally or are too sensitive?  Send them this link.| "The Gentle Power of Sensitive People." https://youtu.be/pi4JOlMSWjo
6.  How has Silicon Valley disrupted Philanthropy? As sickening as it sounds, you might want to talk like a start-up. https://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2018/07/how-silicon-valley-has-disrupted-philanthropy/565997/
7.  Except for the rare few, most of us do not like change. It isn't that we think it is bad necessarily, but the reality is that anything that doesn't grow will decay. That includes our minds and life philosophies. The Museum industry, believe it or not, is trying to do "it" better by cultivating curators of color. https://www.nytimes.com/2018/08/08/arts/design/museums-curators-diversity-employment.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=second-column-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news
8.  This is not your grandfather's financing. Alternatives exist. Here is an innovative approach. https://medium.com/@TheCreativeAct/our-alternative-journey-to-alternative-finance-6216e6fa909
9.  Inequality impacts every aspect of human existence. Certainly this disproportionate distribution of wealth around the world is not news, but for those with the least? Climate change's impacts for them will be horrific. If you are interested in the science of inequality, this link is a goldmine of other links. https://www.scientificamerican.com/report/the-science-of-inequality1/