Want to Be More Creative? Get Used to Embarrassing Yourself

Old myths die hard.

And in the hero-worship world of entrepreneurial storytelling, one of those myths is the legend of the lone genius. Not an hour goes by, it seems, without a new encomium devoted to Steve Jobs, Elon Musk, or Mark Zuckerberg. Of course, some of this is endemic to storytelling itself. Tales flow more smoothly (and predictably) when there’s a main character to focus on, with a goal to achieve and hurdles in his path.Disney knows it. Pixar knows it. And for most intents and purposes, it’s become Storytelling 101.

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Four African Rangers Killed by Poachers in Fight to Protect Elephants

The ongoing fight to protect elephants in Africa‘s Garamba National Park in the Democratic Republic of Congo has claimed the lives of four park rangers in a shootout with poachers, according to the park’s blog.

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