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Preseason ACL Injuries Can Be Drastically Reduced. Here's How

Jordy Nelson's ACL tear didn't have to happen. Neither did Kelvin Benjamin's. Or Orlando Scandrick's: A non-contact injury, just like the others. Many of the other ACL tears, hamstring pulls and soft-tissue injuries that have plagued this preseason did not have to happen.<p>Sure, some injuries will …

Biomechanics

Velvet 56 Is The Portraits Lens You Always Wanted

Lensbaby is stepping up their game and their latest announcement from just a few minutes ago moves the company from the “toy lenses” market into the …

Why America’s obsession with STEM education is dangerous

<i>Fareed Zakaria, a columnist for The Washington Post, is the host of “Fareed Zakaria GPS” on CNN and the author of “In Defense of a Liberal Education.”</i><p>If Americans are united in any conviction these days, it is that we urgently need to shift the country’s education toward the teaching of specific, …

How to Write a Great Business Plan: Key Concepts | Inc.com

Some entrepreneurs succeed without a business plan. With great timing, solid business skills, entrepreneurial drive, and a little luck, some founders build thriving businesses without ever creating even an informal business plan.<p>But the chances are more likely that those entrepreneurs fail.<p>Will a …

Small Business

Leadership Credibility: 10 Qualities Every Employee Looks For in a Leader | Inc.com

When it comes down to it, employees are evaluating and forming opinions about the leaders in their company just as much as employers are evaluating the employees. As great as the work may be, if there isn't a strong leader in place employees are going to leave to look for a better environment; thus …

Why Introverts Can Be Great Leaders

When it comes time to pick a group leader, who are you likely to choose? Would it be one of the people eagerly waving their hands in the air in a …

The 10 Smartest (and the Dumbest) Presidents in America’s History

It is not unreasonable to expect the “Leader of the Free World” to be a pretty smart cookie. After all, as Commander-in-Chief of the armed forces, …

Olloclip Macro 3-In-1 Lens Review: Extreme iPhone 6 Close-Ups

The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, are capable of taking superb photos straight out of the box and the fixed lens gives you great quality images in most situations. However, there’s only so much you can do without using an add-on lens.<p><b>All the small things</b><p>This time I’m looking at Olloclip’s Macro …

5 Leadership Lessons From the Football Field | Inc.com

Whether you're a sports fan who tunes into WFAN every morning or staunchly refuse to watch the Super Bowl and World Series, you'll agree that the best professional sports coaches know a thing or two about managing talent, motivating lower-rung employees, and leading through crisis.<p>In this country, …

How the CIA gets away with it: Our democracy is their real enemy

The inside, untold story of CIA’s efforts to mislead Congress — and the people — about torture will horrify you<p>On March 11, 2014, California Sen. Dianne Feinstein stepped to the well of the Senate to deliver a speech exposing in stark terms a struggle between congressional investigators and their …