AI: Promise and Peril

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is the hottest thing right now. It’s everywhere. In your phone, in the software you use, in your home, etc. AI has captured our imagination about the future, too. Black Mirror and Westworld are just the latest shows to explore the impact of technology on society and to question what it means … Continue reading AI: Promise and Peril


Read philosophy, not self-help books

You’re stuck in an emotional rut. You want to have a better life, be a better person. Or you’re just interested in the idea of self-improvement. You look around the bookstore (or Amazon) and you find miles of books to help you do just that. Welcome to the self-help genre. Self-help runs the gamut of … Continue reading Read philosophy, not self-help books

The Art of War

Sunzi’s The Art of War contains timeless teachings on how to come out on top in the dynamic arena of life. We will explore three themes: the virtuous valiant, the autonomous arena, and strategic substantiality.