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Spotify beefs up its free tier

Today at the Gramercy Theater in NYC, Spotify’s Chief R&D Officer Gustav Söderström announced a brand new free version of the Spotify mobile app.<p>By leveraging their investment in machine learning, Spotify’s new free tier recommends music to users on the fly. That said, the free tier has always …

Google Spent Years Studying Effective Managers. The Most Successful Leaders Had This Mindset

Don't let this belief unintentionally limit your potential.<p>A few years back, Google conducted an intensive study to better understand the traits of its highly effective managers called Project Oxygen. The internal examination of more than 10,000 manager impressions included performance reviews, …

Social Media Content Ideas for Your Content Calendar

Social Media Calendar Ideas<p>The infographic below outlines the social media content ideas that can be included in your content calendar.<p>Discount or …

Social Media

Infographic: 10 ways to immediately enhance your visual design

Content marketing is about creating value for your audience and sharing it in a useful way.<p>Visual content marketing serves the same function—and …

Infographics

5 Ways to Get People Talking About Your Brand, Both Online and Off

Across continents and generations, research shows that the recommendations of friends are trusted more than any other form of advertising. People …

The 50 best audiobooks of all time

If you love to read, but haven't had the time to sit down with a good book lately, consider listening to an audiobook. Today's audiobooks can be downloaded right to your phone, and make the perfect listening companion for your commute, workout, or anytime your hands are busy but your ears are …

Synopsis

Elementary school teachers sometimes follow a class of students from year to year. New research suggests that’s a good idea.

When Kim Van Duzer, an elementary school teacher in Brooklyn, had a chance to follow her students from third to fourth grade the next school year, …

Teaching

Research shows detrimental effects of laptop use in classrooms

In the modern university classroom, it is common to hear the clicking of keys and see the lights of laptop screens as the instructor delivers a …

Brookings Institution

Rethinking How Students With Dyslexia Are Taught To Read

Dyslexia is the most common learning disability, affecting tens of millions of people in the United States. But getting help for children who have it in public school can be a nightmare.<p>"They wouldn't acknowledge that he had a problem," says Christine Beattie about her son Neil. "They wouldn't say …

Special Education

In High School, the Kids Are Not All Right

There are plenty of resources for dealing with student mental health issues, of course—though most of them are geared either toward college kids or, …

Mental Health

Why Many Millennials Are Turning To The Internet For Education

For many millennials, the traditional four year university is no longer appealing. Yes, that is the route that many will take. For some, this is for no reason other than necessity. They simply don’t see another choice to pursue their career choice.<p>However, that doesn’t mean that millennials rely …

Improving the disconnect between managers and employees - Birmingham Business Journal

How would you rate yourself as a manager?<p>A new national study conducted by Ultimate Software highlights the disconnect between how managers see …

Nissan Launches Nissan Energy Solar: All-In-One Energy Solution For UK Homes

<b>Published on</b> January 19th, 2018 | <i>by Cynthia Shahan</i><p>0<p>January 19th, 2018 by <b>Cynthia Shahan</b><p>This week, Nissan announced “Nissan Energy Solar” at the …

The 29 HBO shows that critics and audiences both agree are wonderful

But HBO has also released a lot of prestige shows that critics love, but normal people don't. And the other way around.<p>When audiences and critics agree, however, you know the show is definitely worth your time. This is especially relevant now that old shows are available to binge-watch on HBO Now …

Rotten Tomatoes

The GOP's biggest charter school experiment just imploded

Looking for news you can trust?<br>Subscribe to our free newsletters.<p>The west side of Columbus, Ohio, is a flat expanse of one-story houses, grimy …

Beer

35 Quick-and-Easy Fat-Burning Recipes

From turkey burgers to banana smoothies, these simple calorie-burning recipes will help you lose weight fast.

We face a catastrophic learning crisis around the world - but we can fix it

Between 2001 and 2016, the number of children in school around the world rose by 243 million, or approximately 20 percent. This is fantastic news. Tens of millions of more children today have access to a basic education and many of these are learning and will have brighter futures.<p>However, despite …

25 Simple Daily Habits That Separate High Achievers From Everyone Else

Everyone wants their life to be above average, but what are you really doing to make it happen? In truth, succeeding in business and life often depends on consistency, diligence, and discipline. At least, that's what more than two dozen high-achieving executives say. Here are the daily habits they …

Deep Learning

Geniuses aren't born, they're made — and 3 of their daily habits can make you smarter

• <b>We often use genius to imply someone was born great.</b>• <b><br>Natural talent exists, but most people we consider geniuses still worked daily and put in considerable effort.</b>• <b><br>Reflecting for 10 minutes, reading for 20, and focusing for 30 minutes a day can help you get smarter at anything — even if you weren't</b> …

Genius

7 nutritionist-recommended foods that you should eat pre- and post-workout

Consuming the right nutrients before and after exercising is key, to make sure you’re properly fuelling your workouts, while also helping your body to replenish following a gruelling session.<p>Here, nutritionists David Wiener from fitness app Freeletics and Liam Mahoney, from leading sports nutrition …

The genius hacks 5 celebs use to conquer their sugar cravings

There’s nothing like a post-holiday sugar hangover (one that lasts the entire month of January…) to compel you to bid adieu to your sweet tooth.<p>In …

Strengthen Your Lower Back in 15 Minutes

By toning the muscles in your back, you can relieve and prevent pain.<p>1 of 8<p>The Routine<p>If the phrase “Oh, my aching back” is part of your vernacular, …

Workouts

15 books that will change your life in 2018

Whether you want to take your career to new heights, overhaul your health or simply get happier in 2018.<p>It’s exciting to think about all the potential for 2018, a new year that's full of possibilities. But it can be daunting to figure out how to make those massive changes you’re craving in life. …

10 Workout Items To Buy For A Legit Home Gym

Between in-depth workout apps, helpful YouTube tutorials, and knowledgable Instagram trainers on the internet, there's really no reason why you <i>need</i> …

10 superfoods you should eat for a healthier 2018

Maybe you woke up this morning, downed a healthy quinoa salad, posted your acai bowl on Instagram, and are now looking forward to your DIY kale …

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Concerts

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