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Hard work really can kill, as longer hours increase risk of stroke

It is thought that the stress of long hours can trigger biological changes in the body which lead to deadly disease<p>It is said that hard work never killed anyone, but a new study suggests that staying late at the office could have a deadly impact on health.<p>Working just one extra hour a day increases …

Medical Research

Why Amazon And Google Fail

This week, the <i>New York Times</i> “revealed” that work-life for employees at Amazon is not one full of rainbows and unicorns. The article claimed that the organizational culture is so tough that employees frequently cry. Amazon’s CEO Jeff Bezos responded by saying that he doesn’t recognize the picture …

Cities

Ellen DeGeneres's Powerful Speech at the Teen Choice Awards: "Be Proud of Being Different"

"Embrace who you are because being unique is very, very important and fitting in is not all that matters."<p>Ellen DeGeneres delivered a moving speech at the Teen Choice Awards on Sunday, which also happened to be the same day as the seven-year anniversary of her marriage to Portia de Rossi.<p>Ellen was …

What the Most Successful People Do Before Breakfast

Mornings are an underutilized tool to aid productivity.<p>Let me explain.<p>We’re often at our peak in the mornings. This is why Mark McGuinness suggests …

How This Google Veteran Quit Her Job to Launch One of America's Fastest-Growing Businesses | Inc.com

For Kamakshi Sivaramakrishnan, getting a PhD in information theory from Stanford was merely a "stint" on the path to something greater. Her true passion, she says, is honing data to decrypt consumer purchasing behavior.<p>Today, Sivaramakrishnan heads up the fastest-growing woman-led company on the …