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New blood test shows all the viruses you've ever been infected with

Welcome to your personal, viral logbook<p>Chances are, you don't know all the viruses you've encountered throughout your life. Wouldn’t it be nice if you could just find out? According to a new studyin <i>Science</i>, researchers have devised a blood test that can do just that by identifying the viruses that …

Researchers have grown a partially functioning rat limb in a lab

A researcher at Massachusetts General Hospital has successfully grown the world's first biolimb, <i>The Washington Post</i> reports. It's a rat's forearm and hand, and it looks a little smaller than an adult human's thumb. Researchers are hopeful this could be the first step toward growing fully functional …

How To Make Sure Your Remote Team Actually Gets Work Done

Imagine a morning as a remote worker: You sit down on the couch with your laptop, start running through your to-do list, while slurping Lucky Charms out of a bowl and watching <i>Survivor</i> reruns. Spoiler alert: That is not what it’s like to work virtually—<i>not even close</i>.<p>However, bosses who have limited …

5 Steps to Becoming the Leader Others Want to Be Around

I shall never forget the dread of those Monday morning boardroom meetings. We sat around this huge conference table listening to production reports expecting to exchange ideas and solutions. Instead of feeding our potential with inspiration, I remember a boring display of egotism and presumption. …

5 leadership lessons you should learn as early as possible

There are leadership courses and leadership seminars which can improve your abilities to delegate and manage strategies and teams on a high level, but there's no real substitute for experience.<p>Some professionals go their entire lives without grasping the most important fundamentals of excellent …

Leadership

Wenn Ihr Chef so redet, drohen Stress und Kündigung

Wenn Goethe <i>am Ende des Tages</i> im <i>Nachgang</i> seines <i>Workflows</i> noch <i>Handlungsbedarf</i> für ein paar <i>Extrameilen</i> gesehen hätte, wäre vielleicht dieses Gedicht …

Unternehmen

Nach Hackangriff: Netz des Bundestages angeblich hoffnungslos verloren

Der Bundestag ist am 8. Mai Hackern zum Opfer gefallen, was bereits Ende Mai an die Öffentlichtkeit gebracht wurde. Damals wurden mindestens fünf …

Wie feige sind die Deutschen?

Eine US-Studie enthüllt: Die Deutschen misstrauen der Nato und wollen nicht gegen Russland kämpfen. Ist das ein Zeichen von Feigheit - oder von …

Deutschland

27 Insights for Creating and Sustaining Workplace Happiness

This story originally appeared on Help Scout<p>The spaces in which we work and the people we work with make up most of our lives. Why, then, is happiness viewed as a distant outcome rather than an enduring prerequisite?<p>Whenever I meet someone who expresses love or hate for his or her job, I …

Happiness

10 Reasons Why People Who Don't Need Others' Approval Are More Likely to Be Successful

“Care about people’s approval and you will be their prisoner.” – Lao Tzu<p>People who succeed in life generally have one thing in common. They have the …

16 Things Guaranteed To Make You Happy At Work

Let’s face it, happiness and work do not tend to go hand in hand. A 2013 Gallup study, which reported data from more than 180 million people, found that just 13% of us consider ourselves to be “happily engaged at work.”<p>Those who do rate themselves as happy are 36% more motivated, six times more …

Four Ways to Amp Up Your Emotional Intelligence Today

We've all heard stories or perhaps even witnessed leaders who just can't keep their cool. They may storm through the office, slam a phone down, berate a manager or simply send dozens of nasty emails. This type of behavior is extremely uncomfortable for employees to witness, eats away at …