April 18, 2016

Malaga Streets

Malaga  by Donato Scarano on 500px.com

Malaga by Donato Scarano on 500px.com

April 17, 2016

Alcazaba

Alcazaba by Donato Scarano on 500px.com

April 16, 2016

Alcazabilla

Alcazabilla by Donato Scarano on 500px.com

Celeste Headlee - 10 ways to have a better conversation

When your job hinges on how well you talk to people, you learn a lot about how to have conversations — and that most of us don't converse very well. Celeste Headlee has worked as a radio host for decades, and she knows the ingredients of a great conversation: Honesty, brevity, clarity and a healthy amount of listening. In this insightful talk, she shares 10 useful rules for having better conversations. "Go out, talk to people, listen to people," she says. "And, most importantly, be prepared to be amazed."

Salamis

Salamis by Donato Scarano on 500px.com

Caspian Sea

Caspian Sea by Donato Scarano on 500px.com

April 14, 2016

Yanis Varoufakis - Capitalism will eat democracy — unless we speak up

Have you wondered why politicians aren't what they used to be, why governments seem unable to solve real problems? Economist Yanis Varoufakis, the former Minister of Finance for Greece, says that it's because you can be in politics today but not be in power — because real power now belongs to those who control the economy. He believes that the mega-rich and corporations are cannibalizing the political sphere, causing financial crisis. In this talk, hear his dream for a world in which capital and labor no longer struggle against each other, "one that is simultaneously libertarian, Marxist and Keynesian."

James Veitch - This is what happens when you reply to spam email

Suspicious emails: unclaimed insurance bonds, diamond-encrusted safe deposit boxes, close friends marooned in a foreign country. They pop up in our inboxes, and standard procedure is to delete on sight. But what happens when you reply? Follow along as writer and comedian James Veitch narrates a hilarious, weeks-long exchange with a spammer who offered to cut him in on a hot deal.

Polis

Aphrodite Beach by Donato Scarano on 500px.com

Polis by Donato Scarano on 500px.com

Pomos by Donato Scarano on 500px.com