Eric Tsai

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What Would Happen in the Hours and Minutes After a US-China War Started?

No one in their right mind wants the US and China to go to war, but let's face it: They could. Here's what the first day would look like.<p>The US and China aren't allies, but they aren't adversaries either. Relations between the two countries are an uneasy stew of tension and cooperation. Even though …

Find, Vet and Close the Best Product Managers

Todd Jackson is skilled at identifying excellent product managers. Now Dropbox's VP of Product and Design, he shares his process here. <br>Continue …

Kanban vs. Scrum boards: what's the difference?

Project Managers are fawning over Kanban and Scrum boards. They are the hottest scheduling systems around. Both benefit the software space …

Project Management

How Asian Feminists And WMAF Couples Can Be Allies To Asian Men #AsianMaleAlly | ABCs Of Attraction Blog: Dating Advice for Asian Men

I originally wrote this as a supplement to Erin Chew’s article on how Asian men could be allies to Asian women although it seems even more timely …

Feminism

Chronicling a 20-Year Decline|Politics & Society|2017-12

To many, the phrase “economic miracle” is synonymous with Taiwan. But if a teacher were to mention the “Taiwan Economic Miracle” in a local classroom …

China

9 things parents can say to defuse a meltdown with compassion.

When your toddler has a meltdown, it's perfectly natural to want to fly off the handle.<p>There's nothing more infuriating than a small human repeatedly …

If You Can’t Find a Spouse Who Supports Your Career, Stay Single

I was at a dinner with eight highly successful professional women recently, ranging in age from 35 to 74. Their stories were typical of research I have been conducting on dual-career couples. One had just been given a huge promotion opportunity in another country, but had struggled for several …

Harvard Business School

台美族裔的故事(下)

The Drone Company That Fell to Earth

<b>In June 2016, Antoine Balaresque,</b> the cofounder and CEO of the hot new startup Lily Robotics, stood before a room of business students at Berkeley’s …

Drones

Why You Don't Believe In Facts, And How To Fix It

07 May 2017<p><i>This is the transcript of a talk I gave at Re:publica in Berlin at the 9th of May 2017. You can find all the slides in that insanely fast</i> …

Critical Thinking

The best independent bookstores in NYC

Along with its vast selection of excellent museums, NYC is known for having some of the best bookstores ever. And if you're looking for new, used, …

Books

The Oddly Specific Marriage Rule Behind Mark Zuckerberg's Success | Inc.com

Love him or hate him, Facebook's CEO Mark Zuckerberg clearly seems to have cracked the code of what it takes to reach the ranks of the truly successful.<p>Perhaps part of what makes him so appealing to people is that he himself was an outsider. Through intense focus, hard work, and determination, he …

Mark Zuckerberg

Why are so many young Greeks turning to farming?

Eight years into an economic crisis, a shortage of jobs is leading many young Greeks to turn to the land.<p><b>Lesbos, Greece -</b> Odysseas Elytis, the Greek Nobel laureate and poet, once wrote: "If you disintegrate Greece, in the end you'll see that what you have left is an olive tree, a vineyard, and a …

Product managers for the digital world

The role of the product manager is expanding due to the growing importance of data in decision making, an increased customer and design focus, and …

Product Management

My Giant Nerd Boyfriend - 024: How We Met

This Band Just Finished A 28 Day Tour And Made How Much?!

<i>The following is by 1/2 of the band Pomplamoose and Patreon co-founder, Jack Conte.</i><p>Pomplamoose just finished a 28-day tour. We played 24 shows in 23 …

Why (Almost) Everyone Should Study Ryan Seacrest's Career Strategy | Inc.com

With the announcement of Ryan Seacrest as Kelly Ripa's new morning-show co-host, the former <i>American Idol</i> host now has six (yes, <i>six!</i>) jobs. Besides deeming him this year's "hardest working man in show biz," there's something else (almost) all of us should do: study his career strategy.<p>Today, every …

How DropBox Started As A Minimal Viable Product

<b>Editor’s note:</b> Guest contributor Eric Ries is a consultant and the author of The Lean Startup.<p><i>Drew Houston is featured on the cover of</i> <i>Forbes magazine as the entrepreneur who out-Steve Jobs’ed Steve Jobs</i><i>. He just raised $250 million for DropBox (as he explains in this TCTV interview). His success is</i> …

Design Your Own Learning Bootcamp: A 13-Step Guide

Design Your Own Learning BootCamp: A 13-Step Guide. I’ve been designing and piloting my own learning bootcamp. Here’s how you can do it too:

What Happens After China Invades Taiwan?

Even a tactically “successful” invasion of the island might lead to strategic defeat for the PRC and the Communist Party.

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Founding Fathers: We Are Not a Christian Nation

<i>"The government of the United States is not, in any sense, founded on the Christian religion." --John Adams</i><p>As we witness yet again the brutal and bloody consequences of religious intolerance in the form of ISIS, we have a majority of Republicans pining for a Christian America. Proponents of …

Bad boss, or a case of Leadership Deficit Disorder?

Ok: a bad boss <i>might</i> be the reason your 9-to-5 sucks. If your boss plays favorites, belittles you, lies, and/or flirts, that’s pretty bad. Or maybe …

This Is How You Love Someone With Anxiety

Someone with anxiety is inclined to assume everyone is going to leave. So much so, sometimes they might be the ones to ruin a relationship. The truth …

Fragile Agile: Coaching a Tired Team

Bio<p>Anna Obukhova is a global Agile portfolio-delivery manager for a large investment bank in London. She’s worked with Agile methodologies since 2004 …

Split Image

On Instagram, Madison Holleran's life looked ideal: star athlete, bright student, beloved friend. But the photos hid the reality of someone …

Yes, It’s Your Parents’ Fault

We live in a culture that celebrates individualism and self-reliance, and yet we humans are an exquisitely social species, thriving in good company and suffering in isolation. More than anything else, our intimate relationships, or lack thereof, shape and define our lives.<p>While there have been many …

Psychology

Fake news sites designed to trick you - CNN Video

Fake news has become a plague on social media networks like Facebook. Brian Stelter explains why everyone needs a new rule for the web: "Triple check before you share."

The Year of Conquering Negative Thinking

Here’s a New Year’s challenge for the mind: Make this the year that you quiet all those negative thoughts swirling around your brain.<p>All humans have a tendency to be a bit more like Eeyore than Tigger, to ruminate more on bad experiences than positive ones. It’s an evolutionary adaptation that …