Elizabeth Riggs

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Why “Being Authentic” Is Holding You Back

Your “authentic self” may be just an excuse to stay in your comfort zone. Here’s how your leadership style might be getting in the way of success.<p>Many young people are advised at some point in their lives to figure out what you want to be, then go be it. After years of hearing the same advice, …

6 Innovative Women to Watch in 2015

Magazine Contributor<p>This story appears in the January 2015 issue of <i>Entrepreneur</i>. Subscribe »<p>In fields as varied as robotics, finance, biomedical engineering and education, these innovators have taken a decidedly humanistic approach to effecting positive change. It’s a benevolent form of leadership …

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Secrets of seeing God: The long, strange history of divine revelation

<b>(Triangle c via Shutterstock/Salon)</b><p>For millennia, people have claimed to bear witness to divine beings. Their visions come in all shapes and sizes<p>William B. Irvine<p>January 17, 2015 9:30pm (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “Aha!: The Moments of Insight that Shape Our World.”<p>Author C. S. Lewis was an atheist for …

Why we've all fallen head-over-heels for the 36 questions that promise true love

A simple questionnaire, which claims it can make two strangers fall in love, has taken the world by storm. Claire Cohen explains why we're so drawn to the idea of eliminating risk where our fragile hearts are concerned<p>When <b>Mandy Len Catron</b> fell in love, she probably hoped for a few well wishers – …

Houellebecq’s Incendiary Novel Imagines France With a Muslim President

The new blockbuster by France’s most controversial author was published, by terrible coincidence, the day of the Charlie Hebdo massacre.<p><i>Until 11:30</i> …