10 best companies for working dads

Scott Behson was recently quoted for a feature at CNN on the “10 best companies for working dads.” “The companies that didn’t have these policies 10-15 years ago have really come around and seen it’s the right things to do and good for business to retain their really good employees,” said Scott Behson, professor of… Read more »

Watch Anna Akbari on CNN

Anna Akbari was a guest on CNN to talk about “How to deal with a year like 2016.” This year we said goodbye to A-listers, saw sad images of war and heard political divisiveness. Watch above, Anna joins the program at 1:45. Sociologist Anna Akbari tells us ways to cope with depressing news. [CNN.com]

Stephanie Donaldson-Pressman interviewed at CNN

The Learning Habit author Stephanie Donaldson-Pressman was quoted for the piece, “Kids have three times too much homework, study finds; what’s the cost?” “It is absolutely shocking to me to find out that particularly kindergarten students (who) are not supposed to have any homework at all … are getting as much homework as a third-grader… Read more »

Paul Saffo on Google Glass

Paul Saffo with a new piece at CNN. While the current generation of Google Glass is doomed to become a clunky eBay collectible, it’s nonetheless a leading indicator of a vast wearables revolution poised to sweep into our lives. [CNN.com]

Paul Saffo At CNN on Why Its Bad For Facebook to Gobble up Oculus

Paul Saffo at CNN: Why it’s bad for Facebook to gobble up Oculus. For decades, Silicon Valley’s culture was built around small startups that counted on “going public” — listing their shares in an initial public offering. The resulting IPO provided working capital to the founders and allowed ordinary investors to buy into the dream… Read more »