Jason Ray

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Commitment? Monogamy? They're so last century

In an age of Tinder and 'multi-dating', young people are increasingly wary of the idea of committing to one person. So is coupledom becoming a thing of the past?<p>I recently dated a man I’d met in a pub who, after three months of dinners, sleepovers and incessant WhatsApping, casually said, while …

Relationships

The Hidden Truths About Introverts That Every Leader Should Know

The common belief about personality and leadership is that strong leaders are extroverts, that they can walk into any room and immediately attract a crowd; start spewing out platitudes about the latest ice-cream flavor and sports highlights and immediately spark new friendships—and sweet tooths (I …

Personality

How to Learn Faster

In order to adapt more quickly to the rapidly changing environments in which we live, we need to learn more effectively and efficiently. This article …

Top 10 Best Book Opening Lines

Sometimes, you can tell whether or not a text is worth your time just by its opening line.<p>There are some books that you pick up, turn to the opening …

Literature

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6 Simple Takeaways From 32 Years Of Teaching

<b>Teacher Advice?</b> <b>A Teacher Reflects Back On 32 Years And Offers 6 Simple Nuggets Of Advice</b>by<b> Sharon Davison,</b> <b>Kindergartenlife Blog</b><i>Our first entry from</i> …

Teaching

Things you should know about dating by the time you are over 25

<b>Things you should know about dating by the time you are over 25</b><p><b>Don’t assume you are in a relationship</b><p>After dating a guy for a while and things are …

8 Style Strategies for Advancing Your Career

<b>Match Colors, Mix Patterns</b><br>Your shirt and tie should share a shade. But if you're going to match patterns, "make sure they're a different scale, " says Lynne Marks, president of Atlanta's London Image Institute. "For example, choose a larger pattern for your tie while keeping the shirt reserved.</b> …

6 Things Anyone Can Do To Greatly Lower their Stress Levels

Productivity

4 Lessons For Today’s Education Leaders

<i>Karen Cator</i><p>When it comes to designing learning environments that lead to engagement and achievement in today’s increasingly complex world, most of us …

Pedagogy

How to Love (must read)

All human beings want to love and be loved, to kiss and be kissed, to cuddle and be cuddled, to hug and be hugged, to admire and be admired, to have …

Canada now ranked as fifth happiest place on Earth

One Man's Search for the Perfect Cup of Coffee

They didn’t try to pretend it was good—they’d just doctor it with Coffee-mate or sugar. The stuff tasted like storm runoff filtered through volcanic ash.<p>It wasn’t until last year that I drank the cup that forever changed my coffee-drinking life. This epiphany-inducing beverage was served to me by …

The Dos and Don’ts of Work Email, from Emojis to Typos

Imagine sending a detailed question to your boss and getting a one-word response: “No.”<p>Is she angry? Offended by your email? Or just very busy? When I conduct research with organizations on the topic of communication, one of the most common themes raised by both employees and managers is the …

Here are 20 easy ways to save some money every day

These days, in our world of instant gratification, it's more important than ever to be able to stay focused on saving money any way you can. So to …

Personal Finance

Pillow Talk

4 Ways to Improve Your Office's Work Environment

Creating a positive and comfortable work environment is critical to success. Here are four ways to improve your workplace.

Success

11 Books To Make You Lead A Much More Productive Life

In learning to become more productive, it pays to consider a variety of resources and approaches. Some people benefit the most from hiring a coach. …

Self-improvement

Body Language Secrets For People (Like Me) Who Hate Networking

Imagine that you are at a networking event with the intent of doing business with some of the other attendees.<p>In your mind, how’s that going for you?<p>Do you see yourself socializing with ease and grace, or – if you are anything like me – has the very word “networking” increased your stress level and …

Networking

35 books everyone should read at least once in their lifetime

Whether they're written for children, sci-fi lovers, mathematicians, or fiction aficionados, certain stories transcend their genre and should be read by everyone.<p>In a Reddit thread, users were asked what is a book that everyone needs to read at least once in their life?<p>So in honor of World Book …

10 Things You Never See In Successful People

Everyone has their own interpretation of what success means to them, but when you break it right down, everyone can agree that it always has …