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Wedu: Social impact meets talent development

Once in a while I get email messages from my readers who want to share some cool new stuff they’re working on. Isabel Perucho of Wedu sent me this video a week ago:

You can learn more how Wedu wants to unlock the next generation of women leaders.

Isabel wrote:

Though we are based in Bangkok and operate in nine other countries, our biggest community of Rising Stars is in Cambodia: we have seen several of these women starting the program as young students flourish and develop into the leaders they promise to be, and now they are empowering other young women in their villages!

8 great animation movies you should watch

Over the past several years I’ve watched some cool animation films. I’ve selected some of them to share with you here! Of course, you’re welcome to suggest some other movies I should watch.

Big Hero 6 (2014)
The special bond that develops between plus-sized inflatable robot Baymax, and prodigy Hiro Hamada, who team up with a group of friends to form a band of high-tech heroes.

Toy Story 3 (2010)
The toys are mistakenly delivered to a day-care center instead of the attic right before Andy leaves for college, and it’s up to Woody to convince the other toys that they weren’t abandoned and to return home.

Finding Nemo (2003)
After his son is captured in the Great Barrier Reef and taken to Sydney, a timid clownfish sets out on a journey to bring him home.

The LEGO® Story
Probably one of the most inspiring story for those who aspire to build a long-lasting businesses (not just startups).

The Lorax (2012)
For those who love trees and green environment
A 12-year-old boy searches for the one thing that will enable him to win the affection of the girl of his dreams. To find it he must discover the story of the Lorax, the grumpy yet charming creature who fights to protect his world.

The Adventures of Tintin (2011)
Intrepid reporter Tintin and Captain Haddock set off on a treasure hunt for a sunken ship commanded by Haddock’s ancestor.

Up (2009)
To avoid being taken away to a nursing home, an old widower tries to fly his home to Paradise Falls, South America, along with a boy scout who accidentally lifted off with him.

Ponyo (2008)
“Gake no ue no Ponyo” (original title)
An adventure about a five-year-old boy and his relationship with Ponyo, a goldfish princess who longs to become a human after falling in love with him.

Must-watch documentary: Small is Beautiful

Small is Beautiful – A Tiny House Documentary [TRAILER] from Jeremy Beasley on Vimeo.

Sunday morning rain
Hand-making a cup of coffee
The sound of its drop and drip

#cambodia #phnompenh #haiku

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