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Neil Gaiman Reads Edgar Allan Poe’s “The Raven”: One Master of Dramatic Storytelling Reads Another

Which living writer stands as the heir to Edgar Allan Poe? A silly question, admittedly: now, more than 160 years after his death, Poe's influence …

What 2 Best-Selling Researchers Say Are the 10 Biggest Truths About Leadership

Two award-winning authors reveal 10 timeless leadership principles based on 30 years of research.<p>Imagine you're sitting in a meeting with your colleagues at work, and in walks someone you've never met before. This person says, "Hi, I'm your new leader." What questions immediately come to mind that …

Leadership

The Very First Things A New Leader Needs To Know

Nothing has more impact on your business than leadership skills. Despite that, it’s an underrated discipline that people are often expected to pick up without appropriate training.<p>Leadership is a tough job; half art, half science. Especially the first time you step up as leader or CEO it’s a …

Leadership

Four signs you have room to improve as a leader

The majority of leadership articles tend to focus on the positive traits and attributes that contribute to highly-effective leaders.<p>That's great and all, but what about those ineffective leaders who don't realize they're lousy at leading.<p>If you've spent any appreciable amount of time in a business …

Leadership

Doing This Too Often Could Be Why You Feel So Burnt Out

<i>The Leadership Insider network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in business contribute answers to timely</i> …

Leadership

The Daily Habits of 21 Highly Successful People | Inc.com

The most successful people I know make navigating business and life look easy, often because they have their crap together more than most people. They get up early, stay in front of health issues, and are smart about money. They know the value of a good night's sleep, a restorative vacation, and a …

Success

15-Minute Full Body Workout for Muscle Mass

If you find yourself constantly making the excuse of not having enough time to workout, you need a short but intensive workout. In fact, trying to …

Workouts

The brilliant management strategy Google's new CEO used to become one of the world's most powerful executives

Formerly Google's product chief, Pichai became Google's CEO in 2015, after the company reorganized its management structure. Google's then CEO, Larry Page, became CEO of parent company Alphabet, which oversees Google as well as other initiatives, including Nest and Google Ventures.<p>Although he's now …

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2 Ways to Turn Struggling Students into Life-Long Readers

<i>Simple Steps to Ignite a Love of Reading and Writing</i>From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki DavisFollow @coolcatteacher on Twitter <br>Teaching kids to …

Teaching

Beginning and Ending Class Like a Pro with Brian Sztabnik

<i>Every Classroom Matters episode 203</i>From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki DavisFollow @coolcatteacher on TwitterThe four minutes beginning and …

Teaching
Body Language

Tell Me About (March 2016)

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In Flint, Mich., there’s so much lead in children’s blood that a state of emergency is declared

<i>This post has been updated.*</i><p>For months, worried parents in Flint, Mich., arrived at their pediatricians’ offices in droves. Holding a toddler by the hand or an infant in their arms, they all have the same question: Are their children being poisoned?<p>To find out, all it takes is a prick of the …

Snorkeling

5 Characteristics of Strong Educational Leadership

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The Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis

20 non-toy holiday gift ideas for kids

Children everywhere have already begun to give serious thought to their holiday wish-list while parents everywhere have already begun to cringe with the realization that in just a few weeks more toys will be invading their home.<p>The good news is that not all gifts need to involve toys.<p>There are …

Holiday Gift Ideas

9 Tactics Great Leaders Use to Command a Room | Inc.com

You know it when you see it. You can even probably recall those occasions when a leader wielded exceptional, positive control over an important meeting. And you know the ability to command a room directly enhances leadership power and influence.<p>So why is this leadership skill so elusive? Why is …

Leadership

9 Mournful Facts About Edgar Allan Poe’s "The Raven"

“Once upon a midnight dreary” begins "The Raven," setting the mood for one of the most recognizable poems written in English. Edgar Allan Poe’s …

Literature

Read Hillary Clinton's Opening Statement at the House Benghazi Hearing

Hillary Clinton testified before the House Select Committee on Benghazi on Thursday, where she faced questions about the 2012 attack in Libya during …

Government

This Plug-In Puts Google Drive Inside Microsoft Office

The office suite wars continue apace. If you use Microsoft Office on the desktop, you’ll know Redmond’s engineers are very keen for you to turn to …

These 9 behaviors separate star employees from everyone else

Last year, leadership development consultancy Zenger/Folkman collected upward of 50,000 360-degree evaluations conducted over five years on more than 4,000 individual employees.<p>They looked specifically at the leadership behaviors that distinguished "good" performers (those rated at the 40th to 70th …

Employee Engagement

Ab Workouts for a Six-Pack

Six Moves to a Six-Pack<p>These are the best core exercises you've never done, and they'll reveal the abs you never knew you had<p>Nothing says "fit" like a wash-board stomach. And nothing makes achieving one harder than doing the same exercises every week. "Your body adapts and stops responding to …

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To fight peanut allergy, it's better to eat peanuts than avoid them

It seemed like a good idea at the time: With the incidence of peanut allergy climbing among children, the American Academy of Pediatrics advised parents in 2000 to keep peanuts far away from infants and toddlers who might have a life-threatening reaction to them.<p>But a new study suggests that advice …