Posts Tagged ‘Empowerment’

Guy Kawasaki Jumps the Curve with Enchanting Insights to Empower

Thursday, August 25, 2011 21:49 3 Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA
Part 1
Guy Kawasaki referred to himself as a “Bozo” during his keynote address at the Health Tech Next Generation Conference this month in San Francisco.
Speaker, author, former chief evangelist of Apple, founding partner at Garage Technology Ventures, and founder of Alltop.com, Kawasaki engaged his audience with humor and humility.
Don’t Let […]

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Friends Put a New Spin on Technology

Wednesday, September 15, 2010 9:17 1 Comment

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA

Turning to friends for online information is the hot topic within the Web world, and in Monday’s New York Times Technology and Business section, Jenna Wortham writes about how “Search Takes a Social Turn.”
Online sites are taking notice of what people like.  Web companies are trying to make searching online […]

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Live in the Moment or Envision the Future?

Friday, June 5, 2009 18:39 No Comments

How to get excited for both

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA
I have a really good friend who has somehow mastered living in the moment.  Ask him about the future and you won’t get much of a response.  While I enjoy the “moments” of everyday I can’t help but move my mind forward to envision the […]

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