How to use a thesaurus to actually improve your writing | Martin Amis

From Big Think. Read more at BigThink.com: Follow Big Think here: YouTube: http://goo.gl/CPTsV5 Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BigThinkdotcom Twitter: https://twitter.com/bigthink Famously Nabokov said—or infamously, perhaps it’s now a synonym for that too – said, “There is only one school of writing, that of talent.” And it’s axiomatic that you can’t teach talent. Of course you can’t. But what…

How millennials can become a successful generation | Michael Hobbes

From Big Think. Read more at BigThink.com: Follow Big Think here: YouTube: http://goo.gl/CPTsV5 Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BigThinkdotcom Twitter: https://twitter.com/bigthink I think there’s this tendency to think that technology is going to save us or that technology is going to be uncomplicated when it saves us. And if you look at every technological innovation they’ve all been really…