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15 Must-Read Business Books on Leadership and Personal Development From the Past 5 Years | Inc.com

The problem with producing any "top" business book list is the elimination process. Over the last five years, there have been numerous publications by top authors worthy of mention.<p>For this list, I have focused heavily on science-backed leadership books that teach us where the future of motivation …

Self-improvement

Why British English is full of silly-sounding words

From ‘gazump’ to ‘gobsmack’, ‘squiffy’ to ‘snog’, British English is full of words that sound like barmy balderdash. Christine Ro explains why.<p>“That wazzock dared to gazump me; I'm gobsmacked by this sticky wicket full of codswallop that's gone pear-shaped!”<p>That sentence may not sound serious. But …

As raízes da corrupção no Brasil

Como o modelo de colonização lançou as bases para a difusão da corrupção, que seguiu encontrando terreno fértil para se manter na esfera pública, …

25 Greatest Internet DJ Mixes of All Time

There's no substitute for experiencing a skilled DJ in a killer space, mixing live. Still, there are still only so many nights you can spend dancing …

WalkCar é um pequeno transportador pessoal com quatro rodas que parece um notebook

Achar um lugar para estacionar o carro em uma cidade grande é um pesadelo, mas subir no elevador por torres de escritórios imensas com uma bicicleta …

How Sweden became the startup capital of Europe

Stockholm is the second most prolific tech hub in the world on a per capita basis, behind Silicon Valley. How did that happen and where does it go from here?<p>When Apple, the Silicon Valley veteran that revolutionised the music industry by unbundling the physical album and allowing individual digital …

Need Juice? This Phone Charger Fits In Your Wallet

<b>The Pitch:</b> The ChargeCard is a super-slim USB phone charger that can fit in a wallet as easy as a credit card. The product was funded on Kickstarter, and was recently sold on the shopping site Grand St.<p><b>The Verdict:</b> Few phones have the juice to last through an entire day of even moderate usage. In …

The best idioms from around the world, ranked

<i>The following were sourced from</i> I’m Not Hanging Noodles On Your Ears and Other Intriguing Idioms From Around the World <i>by Jag Bhalla (National Geographic Books, 2009).</i><p>25. Ear-nectar<p>Origin: Indian. Meaning: A sweet noise or sound.<p>24. Can’t stop being the owl.<p>Origin: Italian, French. Meaning: Can’t …

How to Be More Productive and Eliminate Time-Wasting Activities by Using the 'Eisenhower Box'

Dwight Eisenhower lived one of the most productive lives you can imagine.<p>Eisenhower was the 34th president of the United States, serving two terms from 1953 to 1961. During his time in office, he launched programs that directly led to the development of the Interstate Highway System in the United …

USP e Unicamp lançam cursos online gratuitos

Primeiros cursos desenvolvidos por universidades brasileiras são disponibilizados na plataforma de educação online Coursera<p>A <b>plataforma de ensino</b> …

26 Books From Around The World You Need To Read Before You Die

Next stop: your local bookstore.

How Your Language Affects Your Wealth and Health

Does the language we speak determine how healthy and rich we will be? New research by Keith Chen of Yale Business School suggests so. The structure …

7 Psychological Tricks for Getting More Work Done | Inc.com

We all wish we could get more work done in less time. If we were more productive, we'd have a better chance at getting that raise, we'd have more personal time to do what we wanted, and we'd get closer to our goals much faster. Unfortunately, you can't bully yourself into working harder. There's no …

Productivity

The 100 greatest novels of all time

<b>Our critics choose the best novels ever written, from Tolkien to Proust</b><p>100 <b>The Lord of the Rings by JRR Tolkien (1954-55)</b><p>Hairy-toed hobbit Frodo leaves home to defend the world from dark forces by destroying a cursed ring, in Tolkien's epic trilogy. WH Auden thought this tale of fantastic creatures …

39 Commonly Misused Words and How to Use Them Correctly

Where the mechanics of writing are concerned, I’m far from perfect. One example: I always struggle with <i>who</i> and <i>whom.</i> (Sometimes I’ll even rewrite a …

Language

The 15 Best Quotes to Inspire You to Never Stop Learning | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

I used to think that school was the place to get an education. But I was wrong.<p>School is just <i>part</i> of your education.<p>We live in an Information Age …

EXAME

* Escrito por Rosangela Souza, fundadora e sócia-diretora da Companhia de Idiomas e da ProfCerto<p>Parece fácil, mas é muito comum ouvir equívocos no …

EXAME

<b>1. Questão de tempo</b> <i>zoom_out_map</i><p><b>1</b>/12 (Divulgação/Samsung)<p>São Paulo – Trabalhar com alto nível de <b>produtividade</b> é o sonho de muitos empreendedores. …

Uma cerca feita de espelho para refletir a paisagem! Abordagem criativa da artista americana Alyson Shotz, usando um material inesperado para reproduzir a tradicional forma de cerca de madeira. Veja outras referências de paisagismo: http://bit.ly/1ysIEKz

Man Walks All Day to Create Massive Snow Patterns (Part 3)

English artist Simon Beck never ceases to amaze us with his large-scale murals of geometric patterns in snow. Each visually breathtaking piece, which Beck manually creates by walking through the snow and leaving behind his track prints, adds a surreal element to its natural landscape. Walking …

Interview: Beppe Giacobbe

“Visionary Dictionary: Beppe Giacobbe from A to Z” is the first monograph dedicated to the art of illustration master Beppe Giacobbe. Born in Milan in 1953 and having studied at the Accademia di Brera in Milan and the School of Visual Arts in New York, Giacobbe is renowned and appreciated because …

Behance

Pinturas Sedutoras e Instigantes de Tara McPherson

Nascida em San Francisco na Califórnia, a artista plástica Tara McPherson, atualmente vive e trabalha na badalada Nova York. Como ilustradora já …

Conheça o Habitathos, série de living art

A artista brasiliense, Ana Siqueira, juntou sua paixão pelo design modernista, pelo minimalismo, grafismo e maquiagem e criou uma série de pinturas …

Você não desenha nada perto desse artista

Publicidade Anuncie<p>Ficamos impressionados com o talento do artista <b>Dei Gaztelumendi</b> que é especializado em criar personagens para a indústria do …