John D. Rockefeller

Total Episodes6
11/27/2016
about 1 hour
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In this episode we discuss WHY some people persevere and others don’t, OUR stories of perseverance, we discuss whether or not perseverance is connected to goal setting, how to teach kids perseverance its value, and our outlook on continuing the path to accomplishing our goals. We wrap the episode up with quotes from Newt Gingrich & John D. Rockefeller
Here & NowNews & Politics| John D. Rockefeller: mentioned
12/15/2016
41 minutes
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In hour two of Here & Now's Dec. 15, 2016 full broadcast, we talk with David Kaiser, the great-great-grandson of John D. Rockefeller, about the tangled climate battle between his family and Exxon Mobil. Also, we ask a Wilson Center analyst about Donald Trump's calls to move the U.S. Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.
99% InvisibleDesignArts| John D. Rockefeller: mentioned
112- Young Ruin
20 minutes
20 minutes
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If you’ve wandered around Machu Picchu, or Stonehenge, or the Colosseum, or even snuck into that abandoned house on the edge of town, you know the power in a piece of decrepit architecture. And even if you don’t want to … Continue reading →
TED Radio HourTechnologySociety & CultureArts| John D. Rockefeller: mentioned
Wired For Altruism
about 1 hour
05/26/2017
about 1 hour
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Helping others feels good, but why do some go farther than others? This hour, TED speakers explore ideas about altruism — what motivates us to be altruistic, what limits us and do we ever go too far. TED speakers include psychologist Abigail Marsh, clinical psychologist Cheryl Steed, philosopher Peter Singer, and writer Larissa MacFarquhar.