6 in 10 of You Will Share This Link Without Reading It

Social media allows everyone with an internet connection to be a journalist. With great power comes great responsibility. One alarming trend of the shirking of this responsibility is that most people don't even read the articles they share/retweet. It's no wonder that UpWorthy writers must write 25 headlines before they arrive at the final version - … Continue reading 6 in 10 of You Will Share This Link Without Reading It

Where are all the Awesome Questions?

These days, there are lots of experts (and frankly, even more non-experts) out there sharing their expertise. In fact, the world's most pressing problems require the collaboration of diverse expertise. However, much more important than great expertise are great questions. No matter where you are religiously, one model in this area is Jesus. Look at … Continue reading Where are all the Awesome Questions?

Why Can’t I Stop Swiping Down Every 10 Seconds?

Have you ever swiped down on your phone to refresh your email? And done so, repeatedly? Hi, my name is Kínyúngú, and I'm a recovering email addict.  What is it about email anyways that gets our juices flowing so much?  It's not a pretty sight, as email addiction could be just a nicer-looking veneer to what's … Continue reading Why Can’t I Stop Swiping Down Every 10 Seconds?

5 Ways to Prep My 10-Year-Old for the Future

This month, I'm the proud papa of a funny, motivated, and athletic 10-year-old young man. Happy birthday, bud. As I think about his next 10 years, I'm excited. And a little concerned.  Like any dad, I'm trying my best to prepare him for the realities he will face shortly - particularly the impending "new normal" of work. … Continue reading 5 Ways to Prep My 10-Year-Old for the Future