Ezra Harris

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What It’s Like Dating a Psychopath

Last month, the Cut interviewed a woman who told us she’d been diagnosed as a psychopath in her mid-20s. Prior to the interview, Craig Neumann, a …

Relationships

Here's How a Father and Educator Deals With Temper Tantrums

Temper tantrums are simply the <i>worst</i>. Not only do they often involve lots of tears and distressing noises, but they can seem unpredictable or worse, …

Anger Management

Facebook Added Four-Word Passphrases for Connecting on Messenger Kids

Facebook introduced a new feature for its Messenger Kids application, passphrases, easing the process for kids who want to add their friends, but not …

There Are 114 Percent More Women Entrepreneurs Than 20 Years Ago and It's Not Necessarily a Good Thing

It highlights some key issues in corporate America.<p><b>In the past 20 years, the number of women-owned firms in the US has increased 114%.</b>• <b><br>Research shows that many women start businesses because it just seems like a better alternative to the demands of corporate life.</b>• <b><br>In the traditional workplace, women</b> …

Adult Depression Linked to Gene Alteration from Childhood Emotional Trauma

Findings from a new study may have implications in relation to early childhood interventions and later targeted pharmacotherapies for MDD.

How to Say No to Toddlers, Preschoolers, and Grade Schoolers Without Saying “No”

There are times in parenting when saying no as a form of child discipline doesn't make sense. It's better to offer choices and help kids develop …

How to be happy - 5 keys to happiness

“Tell me what you want, what you really, really want?” said the life coach, channelling The Spice Girls.<p>I took several deep breaths. I pondered some …

This Is The Best Workout Technique For Visibly Toned Arms

Our arms are a very interesting part of our body.<p>Unlike our legs, whose muscles activate when we’re standing, walking or even sitting, our arms …

Parenting In The Age Of Screens: Here's What The Experts Do

<i>A version of this piece ran in February 2018.</i><p>Parents today struggle to set screen time guidelines.<p>One big reason is a lack of role models. Grandma doesn't have any tried-and-true sayings about iPad time. This stuff is just too new.<p>But many experts on kids and media are also parents themselves. So …

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5 Reasons Your Child Should Attend a Summer Camp

With hundreds of camps to choose from each summer, Mighty Mommy offers 5 ways that you and your child can gain a positive experience from …

Summer Camp

Why 14 is the riskiest age for a teenager

The most dangerous age is 14.<p>If you know any teenagers this might not come as a surprise, but research has confirmed that risk-taking peaks during …

Evidence-based parenting: how to deal with aggression, tantrums and defiance

Anyone who has raised children or grown up with siblings knows there are some bumpy times in a child’s life. When the smallest upset causes a major …

These 5 things will give you the confidence to accomplish anything

Confidence is attained when we’re prepared and self-aware enough to appreciate who we are, faults and all. Confidence is desired in all kinds of …

7 lost parenting skills that your own parents had nailed

I remember, when I was a small child, feeling like my parents knew everything.<p>It felt like whatever I asked, whatever I wanted to know, they had the …

Parenting

App Weekly: Ten apps that will help your toddler grow smarter- Technology News, Firstpost

<i>By Anusha Sinha</i><p>If you have a child or a younger sibling or are somehow related to a tiny human who likes using a phone or tablet, these <b>apps</b> will make …

Lady Gaga Has Ed Sheeran's Back In His Battle Against Internet Trolls

Lady Gaga has offered her support to fellow singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran after he left Twitter over online abuse.<p>“What an incredible talented artist …

A Plan For Raising Brilliant Kids, According To Science

<i>Since NPR Ed first published this piece last year, it has become one of our most popular posts of all time. And since then, there has been a little anecdotal proof of concept for these parenting theories:</i><p><i>Kathy Pasek, one of the authors interviewed, has a son named Benj Pasek. He is a composer who,</i> …

Tony Awards

Older fathers are more likely to raise sons with one distinct personality trait

There are a number of reasons why...<p>A new study, by researchers at King's College London, has found that sons born to older fathers are smarter, more …

10 free online courses you can take to learn to be more productive

Finding enough hours in the day to accomplish all of your tasks or goals can be difficult.<p>Sometimes the day has slipped away and you have accomplished little, and you don't know why.<p>It is also frustrating when you know that part of the reason you cannot get everything done is because you are not …

To Make Your Meetings More Productive, Do 1 of These 4 Things

The design of your meeting might be more important than the content you plan to discuss.<p>If you feel like most of your meetings at work are a waste of time, the good--and bad--news is that you're onto something. One survey found that 50 percent of meeting time is unproductive while up to 25 percent …

My favorite new 5-minute scheduling trick has become the key to leaving work on time

I also love dogs, hate-watching cheesy '90s movies, and convincing myself it's OK to eat an entire block of cheese if I cut it into cubes first — but that's neither here nor there. Because this article isn't about things I love (although that is available upon request).<p>Instead it's about how to …

Time Management

5 Morning Rituals to Boost Your Productivity

The world's most successful people start their day at 4 a.m. If that's not your cup of tea, you can still master your morning at the office with these daily rituals.<p>Want to get a fast start to your day? Before you jet out the door and into the frantic pace of your work routine, getting that …

Time Management

Start and End Your Workday With These Principles in Mind

Time is the raw material of productivity. Time, not money, is your most valuable asset. Invest your asset carefully.<p>Build a system to protect it.<p>“You …

Busyness Can be Counterproductive. Schedule Breaks on Purpose

Great thinkers, writers, innovators and creative people schedule breaks on purpose. It makes perfect sense that our attention spans and concentration …

The Science of Why "Despacito" Is Stuck in Your Head

The song of the summer is all but decided: Luis Fonsi’s Spanish-language hit, “Despacito.” A mix of Latin ballad and the Puerto Rican hip-hop style …

Too much charisma can be a problem at work

We should all have problems like this.<p>Too much charisma is a problem for leaders in the same way that too little is, according to a study recently …

The 10 Behaviors Confident People Avoid

What do confident people have in common? They know how to avoid these 10 self-sabotaging acts.<p>In <i>The Empire Strikes Back</i>, when Yoda is training Luke …

Self-improvement

Babies need extreme comfort to overcome the damaging effects of stress

<b>(Getty)</b><p>Affection and attention are crucial for infants — they help the brain develop chemicals that protect against stress<p>Daniel Keating<p>April 16, 2017 5:00pm (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “Born Anxious: The Lifelong Impact of Early Life Adversity and How to Break the Cycle.” by Daniel Keating (St. Martin’s …

19 Awesome Things For Your Yard That'll Make Your Neighbors Jealous

Be the envy of every nosy neighbor.

Shopping

The case for a screen-free childhood

Andy Crouch didn’t let his kids use screens until they turned 10 — and they thanked him for it.<p>Andy Crouch knows that he and his wife, Catherine, raised their kids in an unusual way. He calls it “radical.” They set strict boundaries around technology: no devices in the car. They can check their …