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Learning about learning could transform classrooms

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The Brain

Details of the New Costco Visa: Better Than Expected! But is it Good Enough?

American Express lost 10% of its card business when they lost the Costco deal. Here’s an inside account of how American Express lost the business. As …

The New Neutrals: What They Are And How To Decorate With Them

Because taupe is so 2015.<p>Who said neutrals have to be boring? When it comes to decorating, a neutral palette doesn't always start and end with beige. Just ask designers Sasha Bikoff, Henriette von Stockhausenand Anne Hepfer, who agree that certain colors can create a pared-down look that's anything …

Home Decorating

Why Macy's CEO Thinks the Amazon Threat is Overstated

Wall Street firm Cowen & Co last year famously predicted that Amazon.com (amzn) would surpass Macy’s (m) as the top apparel retailer in the U.S. in …

Mass rallies called in defense of Brazil's embattled President Rousseff

Supporters of Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff have called for mass street rallies in her defense as a political crisis threatens to drive her from …

Brazil

10 Brilliant Home Decor DIY Ideas for $10 or Less

Decorating your home with stylish accessories can be quite costly and you can still feel the lack of originality. Crafting cute little decor items, …

A Harvard psychologist says these 4 habits can make you more confident at work

Harvard psychologist Amy Cuddy wants you to banish both of those habits — for the sake of your confidence.<p>Cuddy is the author of "Presence: Bringing Your Boldest Self to Your Biggest Challenges," a book on the subtle yet powerful ways our posture can influence thoughts and emotions.<p>We don't just …

10 Personal Skills That Set the Very Best Leaders Apart

Leadership skills that worked in the past won't carry you into the future.<p>Do you have the personal qualities you need to be an effective leader in the coming decades? Even if you've been successful so far, the answer may be no. The aggressive personality and hard-driving skill set that got so many …

Leadership

The Basic Quality So Many Leaders Lack

Empathy. To many, the word carries a negative connotation. It is too emotional and “touchy-feely” to take a rightful place in business vernacular …

Treadmill Desks Aren’t Just Healthier, They’ll Also Boost Your Work Performance

Actual walking outside helps, too. If you can be away from your screen for that long.<p>Since sitting all day is slowly killing us, office workers are now turning to standing desks. But why just stand when you can walk, ask proponents of the even more ridiculous treadmill desks? Walking while at work …

Como ‘Malalas’ se uniram na luta pela educação de meninas sírias

"Duas Malalas é melhor do que uma?", pergunta a reportagem da BBC para as duas sorridentes jovens sentadas no sofá de uma biblioteca no norte da Inglaterra.<p>A questão provoca alguns risos discretos.<p>"Ou duas Muzoons", responde Malala Yousafzai, de 18 anos. Muzoon Almellehan, de 17 anos, sorri …

23 Life-Changing Apps We Downloaded This Year

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The 10 best iPad apps of 2015

Between iOS 9 and the all-new iPad Pro, Apple's tablets got some major updates this year.<p>If Santa brought you an iPad this holiday — or if you're …

Apps

Organization experts help you clear the holiday clutter with 12 months of tips

It's Dec. 26 — do you know where your mojo is? If you lost it somewhere between Black Friday and the buffet table, you're not alone. Following weeks of seasonal celebration, the resulting disarray at home can make the room spin. It's a holiday hangover of sorts, but luckily, there's a cure. We …

12 Unbelievable Aerial Photos of Burning Man, Ipanema, and More

Some of the world's best travel spots look even more stunning when viewed from overhead. Here are a dozen of the most striking from around the globe, captured by Daily Overview<p>San Alfonso del Mar Resort, Algarrobo, Chile<p>Ipanema Beach, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Black Rock

New Móveis Planejados

Trabalhar em casa pode parecer um sonho pra muita gente, né!? É realmente bacana poder fazer suas tarefas de pantufa e controlar os seus próprios …

Sala De Jantar Pampullha, Vidro Serigrafado 1,80x0,90-leifer - R$ 1.844,90

Boa noite, qual o valor do frete para o cep,39401.262 Minas Gerais<p>Bom dia. O valor do frete fica em R$69,00. O prazo para entrega é de até 20 dias …

Santos Andirá

Inspire-se! Veja esse móvel no ambiente decorado:<p>Procurando quarto juvenil ? Separamos os mais especiais pra você:<p>Sobre este produto<p>Sobre as imagens …

UK government sets up £1bn fund to fight malaria

<b>The UK government is to create a new £1bn fund aimed at eradicating malaria and other infectious diseases.</b><p>The Ross Fund will be run in partnership with US philanthropists, Bill and Melinda Gates.<p>It is named after Sir Ronald Ross who became Britain's first Nobel Prize winner in 1902 for his …

How equal are you?

<b>Type your country into the search box to find out how it ranks for gender equality</b>. The figures are based on the World Economic Forum (WEF)'s annual Global Gender Gap report, which measures countries according to where women are more likely to be able to participate fully in political and economic …

Gender pay gap 'may take 118 years to close' - World Economic Forum

<b>The World Economic Forum believes it will take another 118 years - or until 2133 - until the global pay gap between men and women is finally closed.</b><p>Women are only now earning the amount that men did in 2006, data from the WEF's Global Gender Gap report says.<p>It says progress on closing the gap has …

'High impacts' from globally stronger El Nino

<b>The El Niño weather event is expected to gain in strength before the end of this year, according to the World Meteorological Organization (WMO).</b><p>In its latest update, the WMO says the 2015 occurrence will be among the three strongest recorded since 1950.<p>Severe droughts and significant flooding in …

Weak US retail sales stoke growth fears

<b>US retail sales rose less than expected in October as car sales fell, stoking fears that consumer spending could hit economic growth in the fourth quarter.</b><p>The Commerce Department said that retail sales rose 0.1% last month, after no change in September, and by 1.7% compared with October …

Brazil dam toxic mud reaches Atlantic via Rio Doce estuary

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1209000/1209051_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524643741_4162c0586d610c69f2fcfe2130a74c52<p><b>A wave of toxic mud travelling down the Rio Doce river in Brazil from a collapsed dam has reached the Atlantic Ocean, amid concerns it will cause</b> …

Argentina election: Kirchner era draws to a close

<b>Whatever the result of Sunday's run-off election in Argentina, it represents the end of an era.</b><p>President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner has served two consecutive terms and under Argentina's constitution is barred from running again until 2019.<p>The swearing-in ceremony on 10 December of whoever gets …

Brazil dam bursts: Mining company Samarco to pay compensation

<b>Brazil mining company Samarco has agreed to pay at least 1bn reais (£170m; $260m) in compensation for the collapse of two dams it used to hold waste water from iron ore.</b><p>The breaches caused rivers of mud to descend on nearby villages in the south-eastern state of Minas Gerais.<p>Eleven people were …

13 Tricks for Organizing Your Chaotic Linen Closet

The most cluttered spot in your home is about to become the tidiest (really).<p>The most cluttered spot in your home is about to become the tidiest (really).

10 Great Apps Every Leader Needs to Be Effective

Let technology radically enhance your leadership.<p>It's not enough for twenty-first-century leaders to focus on getting things done. They must also connect with employees to inspire performance. Digging deeper, top management today needs to marry purpose and meaning to each employee's contribution. …

Apps

Walmart is making 2 major changes to its stores

First, the retailer is cutting down on the number of products it sells in its giant supercenters, The Wall Street Journal's Sarah Nassauer reports.<p>Instead of selling six different sizes of the same brand of ketchup, for example, the stores will only sell one or two sizes of the condiment.<p>The …