Archive | November, 2014

LinkedIn Features The Good Project

In September 2014, author and psychologist Daniel Goleman, who wrote the book Emotional Intelligence, published an article on LinkedIn entitled “Starting a New Career? Consider Good Work.” In this piece, Goleman recounts a conversation that he had with Howard Gardner about finding meaning, enjoyment, and fulfillment in one’s career. Gardner offers job-seekers and those transitioning into […]

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Leadership and Storytelling

A September 2014 op-ed piece in The Algemeiner, an American Jewish newspaper, draws on the work of Howard Gardner to illustrate the importance of storytelling. Referencing the book Leading Minds, writer Jonathan Sacks describes the relevance to the Jewish community of Gardner’s idea that ability to tell a particular story is integral to leadership. Visit The Algemeiner‘s website […]

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The Digital Marketplace for Student Notes

In September 2014, the Boston Globe interviewed Howard Gardner for an article concerning the emerging online industry of selling student notes to other students. Cengage Learning is launching a new digital marketplace, in partnership with Flashnotes, in which users can buy and sell course notes and materials, billed at the “Airbnb of education.” However, the […]

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Turkish Magazine Speaks with Gardner About MI

In the summer of 2014, BUMED, the monthly alumni magazine of the Turkish school Boğaziçi University, interviewed Howard Gardner about his theory of multiple intelligences. Drawing from a previous interview with the Israeli periodical Educational Echoes, Gardner discusses MI theory, its implications, and his ideas about educational policies. Read the interview in it’s entirety here.

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