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Articles & Podcasts of Note (Week of 02/25/2020)

Every Friday I highlight the most interesting or entertaining items from my media diet from the past week. These weekly lists will include a variety of media—articles, blog posts, forum threads, podcasts and videos—from a range of sources. It’s a personal bookmark archive of sorts but if it's helpful to others, that’s great too.

Articles:

Podcasts:

Video:

  • If Russ Ackoff Had Given a Ted Talk (youtube.com): Video of a talk from 1992 by a pioneer in the field of systems thinking. Good overview on how to approach ideas from a systems model of the world.
  • How Three-Act Screenplays Work (And Why It Matters) (youtube.com): Film critic Lindsay Ellis provides an excellent overview on Three-Act structure. Her video channel is a font of wisdom when it comes to storytelling wisdom and insights.


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