Stuff you must read today (Sat, 31 Jul 2010)

  • The real science of dream research.
  • You’ll like this if you watched Inception and liked Inception like how you like this.

  • A Theory of Authority
  • “Managers looking to strengthen their authority are wise not to hire overqualified workers … An overqualified person may be difficult to maintain authority over. They can have a bad attitude that’s infectious.”

  • The Secret Lives of Cats
  • I never knew they cared so much.

  • Natural learning
  • “I think that the manicured walks mirror our schooling system. We have a centrally planned curriculum that … relies largely on the model of decontextualized delivery. It is efficient and predictable. But it is so embedded in our culture that most teachers, parents and students know no other way.”

  • The Web Means the End of Forgetting
  • The dangers of posting TMI on the Web.

  • Startup Country
  • Now if only Malaysia could loan us Johor for a bit…

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Laremy Lee

A versatile educator, writer and editor, Laremy Lee (李庭辉) has the uncanny knack of being one of the few among his generation in Singapore who crafts compelling stories in different genres.

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