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I’ve analyzed 500 TED Talks, and this is the one rule you should follow when you give a presentation

In 2012 Cuddy, stepped on a TED stage to deliver a presentation on how body posture influences behavior. In addition to the data, she shared a deeply personal story of how she fought her own battle with "imposter syndrome" early in her career.<p>The story was unplanned and unscripted. Cuddy's …

Me! Me! Me! Are we living through a narcissism epidemic?

‘They unconsciously deny an unstated and intolerably poor self-image through inflation. They turn themselves into glittering figures of immense grandeur surrounded by psychologically impenetrable walls. The goal of this self-deception is to be impervious to greatly feared external criticism and to …

Psychology

General James 'Mad Dog' Mattis Email About Being 'Too Busy To Read' Is A Must-Read

His response went viral over email.<p>Security Blog "Strife" out of Kings College in London recently published Mattis' words with a short description from the person who found it in her email.<p>Their title for the post:<p><b>With Rifle and Bibliography: General Mattis on Professional Reading</b><p>[Dear, "Bill"]<p>The …

Every piece of new footage from the latest 'Star Wars' trailer explained

The trailer appeared on Disney Japan's YouTube page and contains a lot of new footage and dialogue.<p>Did you notice everything? First, check out the trailer here if you haven't seen it.<p>All right, let's get right to it!<p><b>Warning: There are potential spoilers ahead.</b>

Watch Mythbusters Put Star Wars to the Test

As it turns out, “who shot first?” isn’t the only pressing question from the <i>Star Wars</i> universe.<p>Is it possible for a Jedi to deflect blaster shots …

Teacher Was Fired After School Found Out She Was With Black Man: Suit

The suit also claims the teacher was subjected to a racist skit put on by school administrators.<p>A white Florida teacher claims she was discriminated against for having a black boyfriend and associating with black staff members.<p>A lawsuit filed by former Edgewater High School math teacher Audrey …

The 'Uncharted' PS4 collection isn't just a quick-and-dirty port

There's no doubt that <i>Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection</i> is an attempt to rekindle interest in the franchise (and score some extra sales) ahead of <i>Uncharted 4</i>'s release next year. However, that doesn't mean that Bluepoint Games' PlayStation 4 port of the first three <i>Uncharted</i> games is a simple …

Uncharted

Celebrate Friday with the X-Files theme in a major key, it's so happy!

The <i>X-Files</i> theme was always about fear and paranoia, evoking the act of literally whistling in the dark. But it doesn't have to be. Especially when it's changed to a major key.<p>See, now it's about flowers and having a good time on the weekend! So much better.

'Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice' Shares Epic Trailer

It's hard to top three minutes of <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> footage, but the epic <i>Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice</i> trailer just dropped major …

Man of Steel

12 things we learned from the new 'Batman v Superman' trailer

Clocking in at nearly three and a half minutes, the trailer gives us our first look at the plot of the film alongside a plethora of Easter eggs and glimpses at what the wider DC Universe will look like in the movie.<p>Let's dive right in.

How Would You Respond If Asked: 'What Time Is The 3 O'clock Parade?'

<i>"What time is the 3 o'clock parade?"</i> On any given day in the Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World Resort, you might hear Guests asking our Cast Members …

Texas Attorney General says county clerks can refuse same-sex marriages

Texas is doubling down on the fight against Friday's ruling by the Supreme Court legalizing gay marriage. On Sunday, state attorney general Ken …

LGBTQI

Here’s What It's Like To Take ‘Female Viagra’

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The Generation Gap Behind the Waco Biker Shootout

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Hells Angels

8 creepy-sexy film noir flicks you can watch on Netflix right now

French film critic Nino Frank came up with the term "film noir" (translation: "black cinema") back in 1946 to describe Hollywood films with dark themes.<p>Fast forward to today: you can peruse 100 of the most iconic film noir flicks from the past century in Taschen's weighty new tome, <i>Film Noir. 100</i> …

The Best Presentations Are Tailored to the Audience

Nicholas Blechman for HBR<p><i>When preparing a presentation, we all remember to think about the basics: what you want to say, the data you need to back it up, any visuals that might help. But what about the people you’re presenting to? The following excerpt from the book</i> Presentations <i>will help you</i> …

We’re All Terrible at Understanding Each Other

Whatever you may have heard to the contrary, Chip Wilson is not an idiot. The founder and former CEO and Chairman of Lululemon Atheltica is, in point of fact, a highly successful entrepreneur, philanthropist, innovator, and self-made billionaire. Idiots are very rarely any of those things.<p>But a …

The Marshmallow Test for Grownups

Originally conducted by psychologist Walter Mischel in the late 1960s, the Stanford marshmallow test has become a touchstone of developmental psychology. Children at Stanford’s Bing Nursery School, aged four to six, were placed in a room furnished only with a table and chair. A single treat, …

The best Android apps for following Major League Baseball

Baseball is back, and you can forgive us for getting a little excited about it—our offices are just two blocks away from the San Francisco Giants’ …

Funny Office Pranks For April Fools Day

What Young vs. UPS Means for Pregnant Workers and Their Bosses

The U.S. Supreme Court case decided this week makes it significantly more likely that pregnant women denied workplace accommodations will succeed in their legal claims against the employers who denied them.<p>The Court’s decision in <i>Young v. UPS</i> holds that there may be <i>some</i> situations in which employers …

Updated STAR WARS Timeline Infographic Includes TV, Books, and Films

Reinventing Performance Management

At Deloitte we’re redesigning our performance management system. This may not surprise you. Like many other companies, we realize that our current process for evaluating the work of our people—and then training them, promoting them, and paying them accordingly—is increasingly out of step with our …

6 Other Times Commercial Pilots Were Suspected Of Crashing Planes On Purpose

WASHINGTON -- Evidence is mounting that the co-pilot of a Germanwings plane that crashed in the French Alps earlier this week may have deliberately downed the plane, killing all 150 people on board. This isn’t the first time that a commercial pilot has been suspected of intentionally crashing an …

The 9 Episodes That Will Get You Hooked on The X-Files

It’s official: X-Files is returning to Fox for six new episodes. But for those of you who never got into the seminal sci-fi series, actor, comedian, and host of the The X-Files Files podcast Kumail Nanjiani has picked just a handful of the best episodes to get you started.<p><i>The X-Files</i> changed the …

Technology Can Save Onboarding from Itself

Competition among the most innovative companies is growing ever more heated for one of the most highly-coveted resources on the market: talented employees. But sadly, too many new hires slip away because of a poor initial experience with their new companies. Consider the following statistics, which …

Why Group Brainstorming Is a Waste of Time

To grow and innovate, organizations have to come up with creative ideas. At the employee level, creativity results from a combination of expertise, motivation, and thinking skills. At the team level, it results from the synergy between team members, which allows the group to produce something …