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Linda Cliatt-Wayman: How to fix a broken school? Lead fearlessly, love hard

For the travelers: This app notifies you of incredible airfare deals

It was 2 a.m. on Christmas Day last year, and Zachary Cohn was browsing travel sites in search of an airline ticket. His timing, it turned out, was …

New York City

10 Books You Might Not Have Read in 2014 (But You Should Really Read in 2015)

Lists, lists, lists. We love making them, we love reading them and so what could be more perfect than a list about reading? I didn't invent this concept, of course (far from it), but I love to throw my hat in the ring with my own list just the same. And this list is particularly dear to my heart …


9 Ways to Become More Creative in the Next 10 Minutes |

Modern culture often labels creativity as natural gift. Artists get showered with praise and proclamations of "you're so <i>talented</i>," but truthfully, talent has little to do with it.<p>Creativity is a skill to be learned, practiced, and developed, just like any other. Juggling takes practice, as does …


The $95 Watch Designed To Win Over The Luxury Market

Upstart watch brand Leonard & Church wants to deliver luxury-caliber watches at prices that appeal to discerning consumers.<p>Leonard & Church began, like so businesses do, when the founder wanted something. Chris Chon was approaching the end of his MBA at Kellogg School of Management, and he was …

Luxury Lifestyle

Christopher Emdin: Teach teachers how to create magic

The Best Length for Online Content

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>Every so often when I’m tweeting or emailing, I’ll think: Should I really be writing so much?<p>I tend to get carried away. And for the times that I do, it sure would be nice to know if all this extra typing is hurting or helping my cause. I want to …

Different ways of knowing | Daniel Tammet

How to escape education's death valley | Sir Ken Robinson

Want to be happy? Be grateful | David Steindl-Rast

Your body language may shape who you are | Amy Cuddy

The walk from "no" to "yes" | William Ury

The poetry that moves men to tears

A new anthology celebrates the poems that really move men – with revealing contributions from the likes of Ian McEwan, Jonathan Franzen and Salman Rushdie<p>Late one afternoon some 20 years ago, a close family friend called to tell me of a sudden domestic crisis. My wife and I went straight round to …

Do schools kill creativity? | Sir Ken Robinson

The transformative power of classical music | Benjamin Zander

Rory Sutherland: Perspective is everything

The happy secret to better work | Shawn Achor

Bill Gates: Teachers need real feedback