Malcolm Gladwell at Belmont University

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This past Friday, Malcolm Gladwell spoke at Belmont University for a leadership breakfast. Fortunately for me, a group of students was allowed in. A few of you asked on Twitter, so here are a few notes from the talk. At the bottom you can find links to other articles written from last week and a TED Talk Malcolm did a while ago. Malcolm Gladwell has been speaking on legitimacy and how, when a person or group of people feel that their legitimacy has been challenged, it will drive people to fight. Anger is a direct result of feeling illegitimate, and depending on the person, that anger can … [Read more...]