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Frequent Sexual Activity Predicts Specific Cognitive Abilities in Older Adults | The Journals of Gerontology: Series B

Objectives<p>This study replicates and extends the findings of previous research (Wright, H., & Jenks, R. A. (2016). Sex on the brain! Associations …

Lack of Oxford Comma Could Cost Maine Company Millions in Overtime Dispute

A class-action lawsuit about overtime pay for truck drivers hinged entirely on a debate that has bitterly divided friends, families and foes: The dreaded — or totally necessary — Oxford comma, perhaps the most polarizing of punctuation marks.<p>What ensued in the United States Court of Appeals for the …

Maladjusted, Part II: How the U.S. Air Force Went from Eagle to Chicken

<i>Editor’s Note: Please read the first installment in this series, “21st Century Attack.”</i><p>In 1964, the Air Force officially entered the war in Vietnam. …

The 4 Things Employees Want That Employers Aren't Giving Them

In the world of employee retention, two things matter: What employees want out of their job, and what the job is offering them. In the end, an extra …

A Dead Simple Tool To Find Out What Facebook Knows About You

A new Chrome extension reveals the unsettling amount of information the company might have on you.<p>If you could measure all the information you consume online, what would you learn about yourself?<p>That’s the question behind the new Chrome extension Data Selfie. Created by developers Hang Do Thi Duc …

If You Want to Motivate Employees, Stop Trusting Your Instincts

Few topics have received more attention in talent management than motivation, defined as the deliberate attempt to influence employees’ behaviors with the goal of enhancing their performance, and in turn their organizational effectiveness. Indeed, other than talent, motivation is the key driver of …

50 Facts About The Beatles’ Sgt Pepper Album

Think you know everything about the greatest album ever made? Think again. Here are 50 facts you don’t know about <b>The Beatles</b>’ <i></i><i>Sgt Pepper’s Lonely</i> …

20 Gmail Hacks Only Savvy Users Know

These tricks and tips will make you a Gmail power user.<p>There’s an endless amount of tricks, tips and extensions that can boost your Gmail game. From undoing a sent email to pre-writing messages to sending money -- Gmail has taken email to the next level.<p>To keep up with all of these tips and tools …

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What would it take to make audio 'cool' again?

I suppose you could say the original Beats did it for headphones, they made it OK for average folks to buy expensive headphones, but Beats were more about a fashion statement than great sound. You <i>wear</i> headphones, home audio systems are more private. Ah, but when your pals come over and see, or …

The Fastest Way To Turn Around Career Burnout

There are three common types of burnout. Once you figure out what’s going on, you can take steps to fix it.<p>We’ve all felt like we’re in a rut, uninspired, and burned out. Often the feeling lasts a few days and then goes away, but if it persists, it’s important to get to the root of the …

How to Prioritize Your Work When Your Manager Doesn’t

Prioritizing work can be frustrating, especially if you work for a hands-off manager or a company that doesn’t give you clear goals. Most of us face this reality each and every day. The frequently cited research of Robert Kaplan and David Norton shows that more than 90% of employees don’t fully …

Luxury Hotel Is Asking Russian Models To Take Down Their Sexy Instagram Pics

Russian models are making a luxury hotel mad by the sexy pictures they're taking at their hotels.The post Luxury Hotel Is Asking Russian Models To …

5 Scientific Myths You Probably Believe About The Universe

The Universe is a vast, mysterious place, encompassing everything we’ve ever known, observed or could ever hope to come into contact with. For millennia, a look up at the sky — our window into the cosmos beyond our world — was met with wonder, awe, and a fascination with the unknown. Thanks to all …