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References from Portfolio section of Book “A Whole New Mind”

Recommended links and more deep digging references

Here is the list of the links from The Portfolio section of this book. A book, that focuses on

  1. Design
  2. Story
  3. Symphony
  4. Empathy
  5. Play
  6. Meaning
for a whole new mind! And answers Why right brain thinking is important in the conceptual age of abundance.

Portfolio Section

Design

  1. ambidextrousmag.com
  2. dwellmag.com
  3. http://www.howdesign.com
  4. idonline.com
  5. metrapolismag.com
  6. oprah.com/omagazine
  7. printmag.com
  8. realsimple.com

Story

  1. Story by Robert Mc kee – Writer says confidingly – That it will change the way you watch movies (http://mckeestory.com/?page_id=27)
  2. Stealing Fire from the Gods
  3. Beyond Bullet Points
  4. Presentation Zen
  5. Understanding comics: The invisible art
  6. The Hero with thousand faces

Drawing is about relationships http://www.drawright.com/ Brian Bomeisler

Symphony

  1. Ludwig Van Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony
  2. Mozart – Symphony No. 35 – Haffner
  3. Mahler – Symphony No. 4 in G Major
  4. Tchaikovsky – 1812 Overture
  5. Haydn – “Surprise” Symphony in G Major
Suggestions
  • For breakthroughs – http://whynot.net/
  • Create an inspiration board ( I also prefer to use the same)

6 Books for Symphony

  1. Beethoven’s Anvil – Music in mind and culture
  2. Power of 10 – Charles & Ray Eams – 76 pages
  3. Dialogue – Art of thinking together
  4. Metaphors We live by George (best book on metaphors)
  5. How to see – George Nelsen
  6. Ten faces of innovation

halfbakery.com –  RAW ideas site


Empathy

  1. Emotional Intelligence 
  2. Charles Darwin – Expression of Emotions in Man & Animals (written after Origin of Species)

some of Empathy test

  1. (Female’s brain) Empathy Quotient by Simon Baron Cohen’s 60 Questions & another test for systematizing quotient (man’s brain)
  2. BBC’s Paul Ekman – Fake Smile 20 Questions
  3. Mind in the eyes test Simon Baron Cohens
  4. Meyer Slaves Caruso emotional intelligence test
  5. Micro Expressions & do check more study by Paul Ekman (Telling lies, Micro expression training tool, subtle expression training tool)

Play

Be serious with play, be serious with fun.

  1. Join a Laughter club – http://www.laughteryoga.org
  2. The Naked Cartoonist: A New Way to Enhance Your Creativity & The Complete Cartoons of the New Yorker
  3. gamesspot.com gametalk.com gamezone.com newsgaming.com
  4. http://www.there.com
  5. http://www.wgamer.com http://www.womengamers.com games.yahoo.com
  6. www.childrenmuseum.org

Meaning

Who moved my cheese on How to deal with change in your life

  1. Man searching for meaning – Victor Frankel
  2. Authentic Happiness – Martin E. P. Saligman (not read by most, author surprised!)
  3. Flow
  4. What should I do with my Life
  5. Mind Fullness
  6. Art of Happiness – Dalai Lama
  7. Art of Happiness at Work
  8. http://labyrinthsociety.org http://www.labyrinthcompany.com/ http://www.labyrinthos.net/
  9. Sabbath

And most importantly, the audio version of this book is available too!

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Thank you readers!

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