Measure Your Life, Dialects, Cell Phone Addiction

How Will You Measure Your Life?

This is an outstanding article, (based on the book of the same title) with observations on forging your path to fulfillment – both professionally and personally.  You will not regret setting aside a few minutes to read this one.

 

Personal Dialect Map – NY Times

What does the way you speak say about where you’re from?  A series of questions asking how you pronounce words or refer to certain things. I always thought us northerners sounded just like the news anchors on national TV…I learned otherwise after a complete stranger interrupted a conversation and picked  out my northern accent.  This thing nailed my dialect to my exact city – see how you fare here.

 

Break Your Cellphone Addiction?

Check out this article for some interesting insight in to our bizarre levels of cell phone usage and a way to curb your addiction. “On average, people in the United States across all age groups check their phones 46 times per day”.