It’s no longer so easy to impress the crowd with just ordinary paintings or sculptures. Show me something different. If you haven’t seen these seemingly impossible to create carvings on the graphite of a pencil yet, then right now you have a perfect chance to finally be impressed by something extraordinary.
The great Chilean novelist, Isabel Allende, once declared: "We all write our own life stories and it depends on us whether or not we create our own legend". This particular formulation from a prominent writer is very appropriate to the life story of Tim ‘Mac’ Macartney. Today, as an elderly Briton, he is a frequent guest at leading universities both in Europe and in the USA. He is welcomed at major forums, conferences and workshops on leadership. Directors of large companies consult with him regarding questions of management as do leaders of youth associations. However, before becoming one of the most sought-after British experts on the subject of leadership, he had to follow a personal journey full of ups and downs and even danger. Mr. Macartney shares his life story with the readers of Youth Time along with his practical advice on how to nurture the leader in each of us.
In recent years, society is increasingly defined by family issues and their relevance for the modern world. Formal marriage is not fashionable nowadays and “guest” marriages are becoming more common in Europe.
Todd Solondz is considered to be one of the best modern independent American screenwriters and directors. He’s achieved special popularity in the auteur and art house cinema circles. The genre, in which Solondz is working, is so specific that it was decided to be named “Solondzian”.
Martin Jahn is one of the stand-out individuals in the Czech Republic, well-known as a prominent representative of the senior management community, a politician of great promise (at age 43 years already distinguished by important experience in government, having served as Deputy Prime Minister), as well as an exemplary citizen, known for consistent adherence to his principles.