• Chamath Palihapitiya, Founder and CEO Social Capital, on Money as an Instrument of Change

    During his View From The Top talk, Chamath Palihapitiya, founder and CEO of Social Capital, discussed how money is an instrument of change which should be used to make the world a better place. “Money drives the world for better or for worse. Money is going to be made and allocated – you have a moral imperative to get it and then use it to make a difference.“

    published: 13 Nov 2017
  • Stanford GSB Center for Social Innovation: Be the Change You Want to See in the World

    Going out and changing the world is not something you can do on your own. It takes an army of people,” says Deana Ramiah (MBA ’13.) Discover how the Center for Social Innovation (CSI) at Stanford Graduate School of Business provides opportunity, support, and resources to help GSB students kickstart their social impact career. Learn more: http://stanford.io/20OEccC

    published: 11 Feb 2016
  • Fmr. Facebook Exec: Social Media Ripping Apart Society, “You are programmed." [Chamath Palihapitiya]

    Chamath Palihapitiya, Founder, CEO Social Capital and former facebook exec, warned about the unintended consequences of social media at Stanford Graduate School of Business: "I think we have created tools that are ripping apart the social fabric of how society works. The short-term, dopamine-driven feedback loops we’ve created are destroying how society works. No civil discourse, no cooperation; misinformation, mistruth. You are being programmed" Original Clip (https://youtu.be/PMotykw0SIk?t=21m22s): During his View From The Top talk, Chamath Palihapitiya, founder and CEO of Social Capital, discussed how money is an instrument of change which should be used to make the world a better place. “Money drives the world for better or for worse. Money is going to be made and allocated – you have...

    published: 11 Dec 2017
  • Social Innovation through Corporate Social Responsibility

    Debra Dunn, former Vice President of Global Citizenship at Hewlett Packard, discussed the opportunities and challenges of implementing a robust corporate social responsibility strategy and aligning with the demands of numerous stakeholders. More info: http://csi.gsb.stanford.edu/

    published: 08 Feb 2011
  • Social Entrepreneurship

    Part of 2010 Conference on Entrepreneurship Recognizing a social problem or opportunity, a social entrepreneur applies entrepreneurship principles to organize, create and manage a venture to drive social change. Rather than tackling these issues through the domains of nonprofits or government agencies, social entrepreneurs are increasingly realizing that social impact and profits need not be in opposition, and are forming companies with a Double Bottom Line. Our panel of social entrepreneurs and investors will address issues unique to social entrepreneurship as well as current trends and opportunities.

    published: 23 Mar 2010
  • The Stanford Prison Experiment Official Trailer #1 (2015) Ezra Miller Thriller Movie HD

    The Stanford Prison Experiment Trailer 1 (2015) Ezra Miller Thriller Movie HD [Official Trailer]

    published: 13 Jun 2015
  • Learning Dollars - Stanford Social Impact Startup

    Email govinda@govindadasu.com to hear our pitch and participate in our angel round.

    published: 29 Jan 2015
  • Stanford Social Dance I with Richard Powers

    published: 27 Sep 2010
  • Social Thinking: Crash Course Psychology #37

    You can directly support Crash Course at http://www.subbable.com/crashcourse Subscribe for as little as $0 to keep up with everything we're doing. Also, if you can afford to pay a little every month, it really helps us to continue producing great content. *** Why do people do bad things? Is it because of the situation or who they are at their core? In this week's episode of Crash Course Psychology, Hank works to shed a little light on the ideas of Situation vs. Personality. Oh, and we'll have a look at the Stanford Prison Experiment... It's alarming. If you are currently in need of help: http://www.mentalhealth.gov/get-help/ -- Table of Contents: Social Psychology 01:29 Fundamental Attribution Error 02:04 Dual-Process Theory of Persuasion 03:18 Foot-In-The-Door Phenomenon 04:35 Stanf...

    published: 03 Nov 2014
  • Stanford Social May 2015

    Hey guys!! Luis, Amanda, and I were invited to go to Stanford's last social of the 2014/15 school year. We had bunches of fun, so here it is! (the song is a bachata version of Tritonal's "Now or Never" by DJ Soltrix)

    published: 22 Jun 2015
  • 'The Social Network' Clip Starring 'Fifty Shades of Grey' Actress Dakota Johnson

    Before being cast as Anastasia Steele for Focus Features' 'Fifty Shades of Grey' movie, Dakota Johnson wooed billionaire Sean Parker as played by Justin Timberlake in 'The Social Network.' This is her scene from that movie. http://screenfury.com/ben-kate-actress-dakota-johnson-nabs-fifty-shades-lead/

    published: 02 Sep 2013
  • 1. Introduction to Human Behavioral Biology

    (March 29, 2010) Stanford professor Robert Sapolsky gave the opening lecture of the course entitled Human Behavioral Biology and explains the basic premise of the course and how he aims to avoid categorical thinking. Stanford University http://www.stanford.edu Stanford Department of Biology http://biology.stanford.edu/ Stanford University Channel on YouTube http://www.youtube.com/stanford

    published: 01 Feb 2011
  • Bridge-Building: The Synergos Approach in the Stanford Social Innovation Review

    Synergos’ Surita Sandosham introduces Bridge-Building for Social Transformation, an article in the Stanford Social Innovation Review by L. David Brown. Brown identifies five elements to starting and sustaining collaboration, drawing upon Synergos’ experience. Get the summary findings and full article at http://syngs.info/bridgebuilding.

    published: 23 Feb 2015
  • Stanford's World of Social Dance

    Richard Powers teaches social dance at Stanford University. Throughout his career he has taught an estimated 15,000 students at Stanford over the past 19 years, and maybe 25,000 around the world. Richard has traveled throughout the world teaching various waltz and social dance classes in Rome, Paris and Japan. Social dancing is about being friendly, flexible and adapting to others' styles, similar to other dancing situations.

    published: 16 Mar 2011
  • REUNIONS AND STANFORD NIGHT LIFE

    Social media: ~Instagram: @tiffany.ong ~Snapchat: @tiffong123

    published: 16 Aug 2016
  • Social Media on Purpose 2014 by Stanford Social Innovation Review

    Social Media on Purpose 2014 was a conference produced by Stanford Social Innovation Review. Its purpose was to explored how social media can be used strategically to advance an organization's mission. Learn more at www.ssireview.org/socialmediaonpurpose.

    published: 06 May 2014
  • STANFORD UNIVERSITY VLOG (NIGHT LIFE AT STANFORD)

    Stanford University Vlog! Stanford University has the best nightlife which is why I always go there to see my friend! There's a lot of stuff to do when your bored which makes it a fun experience every time I go! Axe and Palm a burger place on campus that serves awesome burgers and is always a necessity at 1am. Make sure to get the Garlic Fries Thank you guys so much for watching! If you enjoyed the VLOG don't forget to SMASH THAT LIKE BUTTON! Also, Hit that SUBSCRIBE button! I'm on the road to 1000 Subscribers, and I can get there with your support :). Hope you enjoyed this VLOG! If you guys enjoyed the VLOG leave a comment down below! Let me know what other things you guys want to see!! Lets get 182,338,435,600 likesssssss LETS GET TO 1000 SUBSCRIBERS!!! ♡ ♡ ♡ ♡ https://www.youtube.com...

    published: 23 Apr 2017
  • Stanford Seminar: Designing Social Technologies

    CS547: Human-Computer Interaction Seminar Software/Architecture: Designing Social Technologies Speaker: Sep Kamvar In this talk, I will be discussing my book Syntax and Sage, which weaves together ideas about software, nature, art, and urban design to show how software shapes the world, how the world shapes people, and how people shape software. More specifically, I will introduce two ideas from the book: the idea of creating things that reduce the need for themselves, and the idea of using software to unlock people's natural capacities to shape the physical world around them. I will then show some examples of software/architecture couplets that arise naturally from these concepts, including a new kind of school called Wildflower Montessori schools. About the Speaker: Sep Kamvar is an ...

    published: 20 Jan 2017
  • The End of Social Science as We Know it | Brian Epstein | TEDxStanford

    Philosopher Brian Epstein warns that without significant changes, social sciences as we know it will become irrelevant and obsolete. His research on the metaphysics of the social world lead him to ask fundamental questions such as what are languages, what are banks, or artifacts? Why should we care? Because according to Epstein, asking and answering such questions are the only way we can fix the foundations of social sciences. Brian Epstein received his doctorate in philosophy from Stanford University, his master's in philosophy from Oxford University, and graduated summa cum laude with an AB in philosophy from Princeton University. Epstein's research interests include philosophy of social science, metaphysics and philosophy of language, focusing in particular on issues in the theory of r...

    published: 29 Jun 2015
  • Stanford's CS+Social Good uses technology to create positive social impact

    Four Stanford undergraduates have co-founded an organization that uses computer science to make a positive social impact.

    published: 19 Nov 2015
  • Stanford Seminar - Affect, Affordances and the Psychology of Social Media

    "Affect, Affordances and the Psychology of Social Media" -Jeffrey Hancock, Stanford University This seminar series features dynamic professionals sharing their industry experience and cutting edge research within the human-computer interaction (HCI) field. Each week, a unique collection of technologists, artists, designers, and activists will discuss a wide range of current and evolving topics pertaining to HCI. Learn more: http://stanford.io/UdmdrX

    published: 25 Jan 2016
  • Stanford GSB Center for Social Innovation: What Matters Most to You?

    The world has never needed us more to believe in change than it does today,” says Jacqueline Novogratz (MBA ‘91.) The Center for Social Innovation at Stanford Graduate School of Business educates future business leaders to tackle the world’s most pressing social and environmental problems. See what matters most to us and what you can do to help build a more just and prosperous world. Learn more about the center: stanford.io/20OEccC

    published: 11 Feb 2016
  • Think Fast, Talk Smart: Communication Techniques

    Communication is critical to success in business and life. Concerned about an upcoming interview? Anxious about being asked to give your thoughts during a meeting? Fearful about needing to provide critical feedback in the moment? You are not alone! Learn and practice techniques that will help you speak spontaneously with greater confidence and clarity, regardless of content and context. Recorded on October 25, 2014, in collaboration with the Stanford Alumni Association as part of Stanford Reunion Homecoming and the Graduate School of Business Fall Reunion/Alumni Weekend. Speaker: Matt Abrahams, ’91 Matt Abrahams is a lecturer at the Stanford Graduate School of Business, teaching strategic communication; he also teaches public speaking in Stanford’s Continuing Studies Program.

    published: 04 Dec 2014
  • Social Effects in Buying Behavior, Pedro Gardete, Stanford Graduate School of Business

    Pedro Gardete, Assistant Professor of Marketing, Stanford Graduate School of Business This paper investigates the role of social effects in consumption decisions. It uses detailed data on purchases made by airline passengers through entertainment systems located in front of them. The paper also discusses the relevance of homophily and behavior-based targeting to managers who would like to leverage social effects through promotional efforts.

    published: 23 May 2014
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Chamath Palihapitiya, Founder and CEO Social Capital, on Money as an Instrument of Change

Chamath Palihapitiya, Founder and CEO Social Capital, on Money as an Instrument of Change

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  • Updated: 13 Nov 2017
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During his View From The Top talk, Chamath Palihapitiya, founder and CEO of Social Capital, discussed how money is an instrument of change which should be used to make the world a better place. “Money drives the world for better or for worse. Money is going to be made and allocated – you have a moral imperative to get it and then use it to make a difference.“
https://wn.com/Chamath_Palihapitiya,_Founder_And_Ceo_Social_Capital,_On_Money_As_An_Instrument_Of_Change
Stanford GSB Center for Social Innovation: Be the Change You Want to See in the World

Stanford GSB Center for Social Innovation: Be the Change You Want to See in the World

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  • Updated: 11 Feb 2016
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Going out and changing the world is not something you can do on your own. It takes an army of people,” says Deana Ramiah (MBA ’13.) Discover how the Center for Social Innovation (CSI) at Stanford Graduate School of Business provides opportunity, support, and resources to help GSB students kickstart their social impact career. Learn more: http://stanford.io/20OEccC
https://wn.com/Stanford_Gsb_Center_For_Social_Innovation_Be_The_Change_You_Want_To_See_In_The_World
Fmr. Facebook Exec: Social Media Ripping Apart Society, “You are programmed." [Chamath Palihapitiya]

Fmr. Facebook Exec: Social Media Ripping Apart Society, “You are programmed." [Chamath Palihapitiya]

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  • Updated: 11 Dec 2017
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Chamath Palihapitiya, Founder, CEO Social Capital and former facebook exec, warned about the unintended consequences of social media at Stanford Graduate School of Business: "I think we have created tools that are ripping apart the social fabric of how society works. The short-term, dopamine-driven feedback loops we’ve created are destroying how society works. No civil discourse, no cooperation; misinformation, mistruth. You are being programmed" Original Clip (https://youtu.be/PMotykw0SIk?t=21m22s): During his View From The Top talk, Chamath Palihapitiya, founder and CEO of Social Capital, discussed how money is an instrument of change which should be used to make the world a better place. “Money drives the world for better or for worse. Money is going to be made and allocated – you have a moral imperative to get it and then use it to make a difference.“ The Verge Writes "Former Facebook exec says social media is ripping apart society": Another former Facebook executive has spoken out about the harm the social network is doing to civil society around the world. Chamath Palihapitiya, who joined Facebook in 2007 and became its vice president for user growth, said he feels “tremendous guilt” about the company he helped make. “I think we have created tools that are ripping apart the social fabric of how society works,” he told an audience at Stanford Graduate School of Business, before recommending people take a “hard break” from social media. (https://www.theverge.com/2017/12/11/16761016/former-facebook-exec-ripping-apart-society)
https://wn.com/Fmr._Facebook_Exec_Social_Media_Ripping_Apart_Society,_“You_Are_Programmed._Chamath_Palihapitiya
Social Innovation through Corporate Social Responsibility

Social Innovation through Corporate Social Responsibility

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  • Updated: 08 Feb 2011
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Debra Dunn, former Vice President of Global Citizenship at Hewlett Packard, discussed the opportunities and challenges of implementing a robust corporate social responsibility strategy and aligning with the demands of numerous stakeholders. More info: http://csi.gsb.stanford.edu/
https://wn.com/Social_Innovation_Through_Corporate_Social_Responsibility
Social Entrepreneurship

Social Entrepreneurship

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  • Updated: 23 Mar 2010
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Part of 2010 Conference on Entrepreneurship Recognizing a social problem or opportunity, a social entrepreneur applies entrepreneurship principles to organize, create and manage a venture to drive social change. Rather than tackling these issues through the domains of nonprofits or government agencies, social entrepreneurs are increasingly realizing that social impact and profits need not be in opposition, and are forming companies with a Double Bottom Line. Our panel of social entrepreneurs and investors will address issues unique to social entrepreneurship as well as current trends and opportunities.
https://wn.com/Social_Entrepreneurship
The Stanford Prison Experiment Official Trailer #1 (2015) Ezra Miller Thriller Movie HD

The Stanford Prison Experiment Official Trailer #1 (2015) Ezra Miller Thriller Movie HD

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  • Updated: 13 Jun 2015
  • views: 5929484
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Learning Dollars - Stanford Social Impact Startup

Learning Dollars - Stanford Social Impact Startup

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  • Updated: 29 Jan 2015
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Email govinda@govindadasu.com to hear our pitch and participate in our angel round.
https://wn.com/Learning_Dollars_Stanford_Social_Impact_Startup
Stanford Social Dance I with Richard Powers

Stanford Social Dance I with Richard Powers

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  • Updated: 27 Sep 2010
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https://wn.com/Stanford_Social_Dance_I_With_Richard_Powers
Social Thinking: Crash Course Psychology #37

Social Thinking: Crash Course Psychology #37

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  • Updated: 03 Nov 2014
  • views: 1338354
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You can directly support Crash Course at http://www.subbable.com/crashcourse Subscribe for as little as $0 to keep up with everything we're doing. Also, if you can afford to pay a little every month, it really helps us to continue producing great content. *** Why do people do bad things? Is it because of the situation or who they are at their core? In this week's episode of Crash Course Psychology, Hank works to shed a little light on the ideas of Situation vs. Personality. Oh, and we'll have a look at the Stanford Prison Experiment... It's alarming. If you are currently in need of help: http://www.mentalhealth.gov/get-help/ -- Table of Contents: Social Psychology 01:29 Fundamental Attribution Error 02:04 Dual-Process Theory of Persuasion 03:18 Foot-In-The-Door Phenomenon 04:35 Stanford Prison Experiment 05:12 Cognitive Dissonance 8:08 -- Want to find Crash Course elsewhere on the internet? Facebook - http://www.facebook.com/YouTubeCrashCourse Twitter - http://www.twitter.com/TheCrashCourse Tumblr - http://thecrashcourse.tumblr.com Support CrashCourse on Subbable: http://subbable.com/crashcourse
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Stanford Social May 2015

Stanford Social May 2015

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  • Updated: 22 Jun 2015
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Hey guys!! Luis, Amanda, and I were invited to go to Stanford's last social of the 2014/15 school year. We had bunches of fun, so here it is! (the song is a bachata version of Tritonal's "Now or Never" by DJ Soltrix)
https://wn.com/Stanford_Social_May_2015
'The Social Network' Clip Starring 'Fifty Shades of Grey' Actress Dakota Johnson

'The Social Network' Clip Starring 'Fifty Shades of Grey' Actress Dakota Johnson

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  • Updated: 02 Sep 2013
  • views: 978325
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Before being cast as Anastasia Steele for Focus Features' 'Fifty Shades of Grey' movie, Dakota Johnson wooed billionaire Sean Parker as played by Justin Timberlake in 'The Social Network.' This is her scene from that movie. http://screenfury.com/ben-kate-actress-dakota-johnson-nabs-fifty-shades-lead/
https://wn.com/'The_Social_Network'_Clip_Starring_'Fifty_Shades_Of_Grey'_Actress_Dakota_Johnson
1. Introduction to Human Behavioral Biology

1. Introduction to Human Behavioral Biology

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  • Updated: 01 Feb 2011
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(March 29, 2010) Stanford professor Robert Sapolsky gave the opening lecture of the course entitled Human Behavioral Biology and explains the basic premise of the course and how he aims to avoid categorical thinking. Stanford University http://www.stanford.edu Stanford Department of Biology http://biology.stanford.edu/ Stanford University Channel on YouTube http://www.youtube.com/stanford
https://wn.com/1._Introduction_To_Human_Behavioral_Biology
Bridge-Building: The Synergos Approach in the Stanford Social Innovation Review

Bridge-Building: The Synergos Approach in the Stanford Social Innovation Review

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  • Updated: 23 Feb 2015
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Synergos’ Surita Sandosham introduces Bridge-Building for Social Transformation, an article in the Stanford Social Innovation Review by L. David Brown. Brown identifies five elements to starting and sustaining collaboration, drawing upon Synergos’ experience. Get the summary findings and full article at http://syngs.info/bridgebuilding.
https://wn.com/Bridge_Building_The_Synergos_Approach_In_The_Stanford_Social_Innovation_Review
Stanford's World of Social Dance

Stanford's World of Social Dance

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  • Updated: 16 Mar 2011
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Richard Powers teaches social dance at Stanford University. Throughout his career he has taught an estimated 15,000 students at Stanford over the past 19 years, and maybe 25,000 around the world. Richard has traveled throughout the world teaching various waltz and social dance classes in Rome, Paris and Japan. Social dancing is about being friendly, flexible and adapting to others' styles, similar to other dancing situations.
https://wn.com/Stanford's_World_Of_Social_Dance
REUNIONS AND STANFORD NIGHT LIFE

REUNIONS AND STANFORD NIGHT LIFE

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Social media: ~Instagram: @tiffany.ong ~Snapchat: @tiffong123
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Social Media on Purpose 2014 by Stanford Social Innovation Review

Social Media on Purpose 2014 by Stanford Social Innovation Review

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  • Updated: 06 May 2014
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Social Media on Purpose 2014 was a conference produced by Stanford Social Innovation Review. Its purpose was to explored how social media can be used strategically to advance an organization's mission. Learn more at www.ssireview.org/socialmediaonpurpose.
https://wn.com/Social_Media_On_Purpose_2014_By_Stanford_Social_Innovation_Review
STANFORD UNIVERSITY VLOG (NIGHT LIFE AT STANFORD)

STANFORD UNIVERSITY VLOG (NIGHT LIFE AT STANFORD)

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  • Updated: 23 Apr 2017
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Stanford University Vlog! Stanford University has the best nightlife which is why I always go there to see my friend! There's a lot of stuff to do when your bored which makes it a fun experience every time I go! Axe and Palm a burger place on campus that serves awesome burgers and is always a necessity at 1am. Make sure to get the Garlic Fries Thank you guys so much for watching! If you enjoyed the VLOG don't forget to SMASH THAT LIKE BUTTON! Also, Hit that SUBSCRIBE button! I'm on the road to 1000 Subscribers, and I can get there with your support :). Hope you enjoyed this VLOG! If you guys enjoyed the VLOG leave a comment down below! Let me know what other things you guys want to see!! Lets get 182,338,435,600 likesssssss LETS GET TO 1000 SUBSCRIBERS!!! ♡ ♡ ♡ ♡ https://www.youtube.com/c/lytestv?sub_confirmation=1 SEND ME STUFF! :) Michael Hakim 628 Crown Road, Santa Cruz, CA 95064 Box #272 Watch my last video! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0G2sNpkEpPg SUBSCRIBE HERE! https://www.youtube.com/c/lytestv?sub_confirmation=1 Connect with me on Social Media: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/mike.hakim/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/hakimthedreamm ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~­ FOR BUSINESS INQUIRIES: ♥ Contact me at lytestv@gmail.com ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~­
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Stanford Seminar:  Designing Social Technologies

Stanford Seminar: Designing Social Technologies

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  • Updated: 20 Jan 2017
  • views: 309
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CS547: Human-Computer Interaction Seminar Software/Architecture: Designing Social Technologies Speaker: Sep Kamvar In this talk, I will be discussing my book Syntax and Sage, which weaves together ideas about software, nature, art, and urban design to show how software shapes the world, how the world shapes people, and how people shape software. More specifically, I will introduce two ideas from the book: the idea of creating things that reduce the need for themselves, and the idea of using software to unlock people's natural capacities to shape the physical world around them. I will then show some examples of software/architecture couplets that arise naturally from these concepts, including a new kind of school called Wildflower Montessori schools. About the Speaker: Sep Kamvar is an associate professor of Media Arts and Sciences at MIT and the Director of the Social Computing Group at the MIT Media Lab. Prior to MIT, Sep led the personalization team at Google and was a consulting professor of Computational and Mathematical Engineering at Stanford University. Prior to that, he was founder and CEO of Kaltix, a personalized search company that was acquired by Google in 2003. For more information about this seminar and its speaker, you can visit http://hci.stanford.edu/courses/cs547/speaker.php?date=2017-01-13
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The End of Social Science as We Know it | Brian Epstein | TEDxStanford

The End of Social Science as We Know it | Brian Epstein | TEDxStanford

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  • Updated: 29 Jun 2015
  • views: 44937
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Philosopher Brian Epstein warns that without significant changes, social sciences as we know it will become irrelevant and obsolete. His research on the metaphysics of the social world lead him to ask fundamental questions such as what are languages, what are banks, or artifacts? Why should we care? Because according to Epstein, asking and answering such questions are the only way we can fix the foundations of social sciences. Brian Epstein received his doctorate in philosophy from Stanford University, his master's in philosophy from Oxford University, and graduated summa cum laude with an AB in philosophy from Princeton University. Epstein's research interests include philosophy of social science, metaphysics and philosophy of language, focusing in particular on issues in the theory of reference and the ontology of social kinds. He also has interests in conceptual schemes, the philosophy of music and the philosophy of economics. Between degree programs, he worked at a number of technology startups and consulting firms. His interests outside philosophy include music and sound production, hiking and photographing ducks. Epstein is the author of The Ant Trap: Rebuilding the Foundations of the Social Sciences, Oxford University Press, 2015. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at http://ted.com/tedx
https://wn.com/The_End_Of_Social_Science_As_We_Know_It_|_Brian_Epstein_|_Tedxstanford
Stanford's CS+Social Good uses technology to create positive social impact

Stanford's CS+Social Good uses technology to create positive social impact

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  • Duration: 2:09
  • Updated: 19 Nov 2015
  • views: 6858
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Four Stanford undergraduates have co-founded an organization that uses computer science to make a positive social impact.
https://wn.com/Stanford's_Cs_Social_Good_Uses_Technology_To_Create_Positive_Social_Impact
Stanford Seminar - Affect, Affordances and the Psychology of Social Media

Stanford Seminar - Affect, Affordances and the Psychology of Social Media

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  • Duration: 1:01:49
  • Updated: 25 Jan 2016
  • views: 1686
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"Affect, Affordances and the Psychology of Social Media" -Jeffrey Hancock, Stanford University This seminar series features dynamic professionals sharing their industry experience and cutting edge research within the human-computer interaction (HCI) field. Each week, a unique collection of technologists, artists, designers, and activists will discuss a wide range of current and evolving topics pertaining to HCI. Learn more: http://stanford.io/UdmdrX
https://wn.com/Stanford_Seminar_Affect,_Affordances_And_The_Psychology_Of_Social_Media
Stanford GSB Center for Social Innovation: What Matters Most to You?

Stanford GSB Center for Social Innovation: What Matters Most to You?

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  • Updated: 11 Feb 2016
  • views: 1724
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The world has never needed us more to believe in change than it does today,” says Jacqueline Novogratz (MBA ‘91.) The Center for Social Innovation at Stanford Graduate School of Business educates future business leaders to tackle the world’s most pressing social and environmental problems. See what matters most to us and what you can do to help build a more just and prosperous world. Learn more about the center: stanford.io/20OEccC
https://wn.com/Stanford_Gsb_Center_For_Social_Innovation_What_Matters_Most_To_You
Think Fast, Talk Smart: Communication Techniques

Think Fast, Talk Smart: Communication Techniques

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  • Updated: 04 Dec 2014
  • views: 11055503
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Communication is critical to success in business and life. Concerned about an upcoming interview? Anxious about being asked to give your thoughts during a meeting? Fearful about needing to provide critical feedback in the moment? You are not alone! Learn and practice techniques that will help you speak spontaneously with greater confidence and clarity, regardless of content and context. Recorded on October 25, 2014, in collaboration with the Stanford Alumni Association as part of Stanford Reunion Homecoming and the Graduate School of Business Fall Reunion/Alumni Weekend. Speaker: Matt Abrahams, ’91 Matt Abrahams is a lecturer at the Stanford Graduate School of Business, teaching strategic communication; he also teaches public speaking in Stanford’s Continuing Studies Program.
https://wn.com/Think_Fast,_Talk_Smart_Communication_Techniques
Social Effects in Buying Behavior, Pedro Gardete, Stanford Graduate School of Business

Social Effects in Buying Behavior, Pedro Gardete, Stanford Graduate School of Business

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  • Updated: 23 May 2014
  • views: 1492
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Pedro Gardete, Assistant Professor of Marketing, Stanford Graduate School of Business This paper investigates the role of social effects in consumption decisions. It uses detailed data on purchases made by airline passengers through entertainment systems located in front of them. The paper also discusses the relevance of homophily and behavior-based targeting to managers who would like to leverage social effects through promotional efforts.
https://wn.com/Social_Effects_In_Buying_Behavior,_Pedro_Gardete,_Stanford_Graduate_School_Of_Business
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