About John Black

Currently interested in art, computing, management, social media, games, science, politics, music, animation, internet, business, flow, dance, running, parenting - but it changes often.

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  • John shared from Louder Than Words: The New Science of How the Mind Makes Meaning by Benjamin K. Bergen
    The words the language makes available mandate that you pay attention to particular perceptual details in order to speak.
    Note: The words a language makes available mandate that you pay attention to particular details..to speak.
  • John shared from The UnStoppables: Tapping Your Entrepreneurial Power by Bill Schley
    That’s why no one can conceive, adapt, and execute like a hell-bent entrepreneur.
    Note: "...no one can conceive, adapt and execute like a hell-bent entrepreneur."
  • John shared from Louder Than Words: The New Science of How the Mind Makes Meaning by Benjamin K. Bergen
    Are there words that have fundamentally incommensurate meanings because the cultural backdrops that people use to interpret them are themselves too different?
    Note: Are there words that have fundamentally incommensurate meanings because of cultural differences?
  • John shared from The UnStoppables: Tapping Your Entrepreneurial Power by Bill Schley
    champions whose fortunes live and die with the success of their teammates have their radar turned on at all times to identify potential new teammates, the same way an entrepreneur might be attuned to new ideas.
    Note: .champions..have their radar..to identify potential new teammates..like entrepreneurs look for ideas
  • John shared from Louder Than Words: The New Science of How the Mind Makes Meaning by Benjamin K. Bergen
    Does communicating across differences in experience and cognitive style cause more failures to communicate?
    Note: Does communicating across differences in experience & cognitive style cause failure to communicate?
(Charlottesville, VA)
John Black
Web Page: www.kashori.com