Eric Schwartz

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Seven Habits of Optimistic People

Happy people live longer and feel better. But how do they stay so upbeat?<p><i>Editor’s Note: This article is one of the top 10 habits to adopt to be better at your job in 2016. See the full list here.</i><p>Optimists aren’t just people who see the glass half full. They also make more money than pessimists and …

What Do We Give Up When We Become Freedom-Seeking Entrepreneurs? A Lot, Actually.

To the Office, With Love<p>What do we give up when we all become freedom-seeking,<br>self-determining, autonomous entrepreneurs?<br>A lot, actually.<p>Illustration …

Mindfulness Can Literally Change Your Brain

The business world is abuzz with mindfulness. But perhaps you haven’t heard that the hype is backed by hard science. Recent research provides strong evidence that practicing non-judgmental, present-moment awareness (a.k.a. mindfulness) changes the brain, and it does so in ways that anyone working …

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, …

We Know How You Feel

Computers are learning to read emotion, and the business world can’t wait.<p>Three years ago, archivists at A.T. & T. stumbled upon a rare fragment of computer history: a short film that Jim Henson produced for Ma Bell, in 1963. Henson had been hired to make the film for a conference that the company …

Google lists 127 of the best Android apps in the world, and you need to try them all

If you were gifted a new Android device last week for Christmas and you’re having trouble figuring out where to begin, today is your lucky day. In …

4 Food Rules For Strength Training

How your diet should (and shouldn't) change when you amp up your workout routine<p>When it comes to healthy eating for a fit and active lifestyle, certain facts are undeniable: Water is crucial, you can eat as many veggies as you want, and weight loss/maintenance is more a result of diet than …

Nutrition

The Only 10 Workout Moves You Need

The ball has dropped, the holiday parties have ended, and you've made your New Year’s resolutions. If getting back in shape falls anywhere on that …

The Best 15-Minute Workouts for 2015

Anyone and everyone has time for these super fast sessions.<p>Work hard, get sweaty, and get done in 15 minutes. Sound like the perfect workout plan for you? We thought so. If you're ready to kick off 2015 with fresh strengthening moves that tone your muscles in a hurry, look no further. Simply check …

Workouts

Where Big Data Jobs Will Be In 2015

Demand for Computer Systems Analysts with big data expertise increased 89.9% in the last twelve months , and 85.40% for Computer and Information Research Scientists.<p>Demand for Python programming expertise increased 96.9% in big-data related positions in the last twelve months.<p>These and other key …

Yoga Will Destroy Your Life (In The Best Way Possible)

Sometimes I warn my students: Yoga can destroy your life.<p>A few years ago I was working on a PhD, living with my (now ex-) boyfriend in a great …

Terror in Jerusalem: Once again, the banality of evil

Hannah Arendt has been in the news a lot lately — and it seems her time has come again. Her classic work <i>Eichmann in Jerusalem</i> — always a subject of …

HERE Maps Gets a New Self-Service Portal for Developers

Nokia’s a different beast to what it once was after selling its Devices and Services division to Microsoft earlier this year. Even though it has started dabbling in the hardware realm once more, most of the consumer-centric focus from the Finnish company of late has been in relation to its HERE …