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FREE online presentation Tuesday, April 28 at 1 pm. 30 minute online presentation. You only need a computer with audio. Don't worry, no webcams for participants. with Julie Coates and William A. Draves of River Falls. "Why Boys in River Falls Get Worse Grades Than Girls" For parents and grandparents... Continue reading
Posted Apr 20, 2020 at ParentsOfBoys
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BoysAtHome/ REWARD NEVER PUNISH. Instead of punishing your boy for not complying with your wishes, reward him instead. It works. You know the rewards that work with your boy. Whatever the incentive, make the reward something Additional. Don’t take something away, that’s called punishment. For middle and high schoolers, consider... Continue reading
Posted Apr 20, 2020 at ParentsOfBoys
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Posted Dec 13, 2019 at Nine Shift
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Some 400 people attended the final NineShift presentation November 21, 2019, at Paradise Point Resort in San Diego. To mark the celebration, we made 'Game Over' buttons to mark the first full year of the Knowledge Society, which began Jan... Continue reading
Posted Dec 13, 2019 at Nine Shift
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Thank you all so much for your support of NineShift over the past 20 years! The NineShift story, which predicted and then documented the transformation of society from the Industrial Age of 2000 into the Knowledge Society of 2020, has... Continue reading
Posted Dec 13, 2019 at Nine Shift
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The numbers on people and companies and hours spent working from home all keep growing. There’s no sign telecommuting will stop or even plateau. This is the silent revolution driving the changes in work, life and education in society right... Continue reading
Posted Oct 31, 2019 at Nine Shift
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You probably don’t realize just how many ‘virtual office’ tools you use. Dispersed workers are just about in every large organization these days. They communicate and work together with others from a distance using online tools and software that just... Continue reading
Posted Oct 31, 2019 at Nine Shift
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The Org Chart is dead. Leaders are now befuddled about being inbetween the organizational pyramid of the last century and the organizational network of this century. Organizational structures have been flattened, dispersed, contracted out. The org chart is dead. What... Continue reading
Posted Oct 31, 2019 at Nine Shift
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REMEMBER, the last NineShift presentation, the Grand Finale, will be streamed online Live! and Free from Paradise Point Resort in San Diego on Thursday, November 21. No registration needed. Just go to www.lern.org to view it. Noon ET; 11 am... Continue reading
Posted Oct 31, 2019 at Nine Shift
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What would many, if not most, Americans feel is odd about this picture in downtown Copenhagen, Denmark? The photo appeared this month in a major American newspaper. While all advanced countries are experiencing the same inevitable transformations in technology and... Continue reading
Posted Sep 26, 2019 at Nine Shift
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Is the U.S. in decline? We want your opinion. And any comments about why, or how. At the start of every new economic age, every country basically starts all over in a “new game” of economic prosperity. Exactly 100 years... Continue reading
Posted Sep 26, 2019 at Nine Shift
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The Kremlin stepped up its 2020 election interference in September. You might not have noticed the heightened interference this month. But we did. That's because NineShift is headquartered in Wisconsin, a swing state in the 2020 election. We and many... Continue reading
Posted Sep 26, 2019 at Nine Shift
That's all the famous star Felicity Huffman is spending in jail for bribing and cheating to get her child into college. She was sentenced this month. We can skeptical say that parents have always bought college for their kids, but... Continue reading
Posted Sep 25, 2019 at Nine Shift
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The world’s second largest automaker, Volkswagen, finally woke up to the 21st Century. In an announcement made this month, we finally get a decent response to transportation in the 21st century from a car company. The company has said it... Continue reading
Posted Sep 25, 2019 at Nine Shift
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You are not too busy for 3 minutes to listen to the song, reflect and reinforce that sense of awe, and mission, that is our profession of lifelong learning. The 50th anniversary of Woodstock this month was not about music,... Continue reading
Posted Aug 29, 2019 at Nine Shift
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As millions of college students came on campus again this month, some 2.7 million smart, really smart, boys were missing. The Department of Education will tell you that, but they won’t give you a reason. Schools and colleges won’t provide... Continue reading
Posted Aug 29, 2019 at Nine Shift
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Generational conflict dominated the news in August. This month prominent politicians around the world verbally attacked and even threatened the life of this 16 year old girl. And it raises the question: why do older people hate young people right... Continue reading
Posted Aug 29, 2019 at Nine Shift
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Only 5 more months to go to the Roaring Twenties. And to the full total start of the Knowledge Society, the end of our story. Here’s the top NineShift stories for July 2019. #4 What’s Your Moon Shot? The End... Continue reading
Posted Aug 1, 2019 at Nine Shift
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Peacefully but forcefully, millennials took down the government of Puerto Rico this month. Puerto Rico is part of the U.S. Of NineShift’s two millennial friends on the island, one protested for the first time, reporting to us: “I would dare... Continue reading
Posted Aug 1, 2019 at Nine Shift
A McKinsey report this month noted the trend of people moving and crowding into as few as 25 big cities in the country. Reasonably priced housing is now scarce, creating an urban crisis. NineShift has predicted the solution. Here it... Continue reading
Posted Aug 1, 2019 at Nine Shift
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We predicted young people would take on one more big battle before 2020, and here it is: saving the planet. Saving the planet clearly the top story this month. The leader to save the planet is Greta Thunberg, a 16... Continue reading
Posted Aug 1, 2019 at Nine Shift
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Only six more months to go and society will have been transformed from the Industrial Age to the Knowledge Society. Here’s the Top 5 stories for June 2019. #5 Humans Replace Computers It became clear this month that most of... Continue reading
Posted Jun 27, 2019 at Nine Shift
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Banks, governments and companies are now calculating in dollars the cost of various responses to climate change. For example, if you live in a city on or near the ocean, and your town has fewer than 25,000 residents, the latest... Continue reading
Posted Jun 27, 2019 at Nine Shift
The boys have been depressed for over two decades, with 100,000 of them dying of despair this year, about the same as died in WWI. The girls are now depressed too, schools discovered this month. We have a young woman... Continue reading
Posted Jun 27, 2019 at Nine Shift