John Ainge

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The Most Underrated Skill for Creatives? Empathy.

When given a task, it may be your instinct to hop in feet first. When starting a company, you may just want to put your head down and get to work. …

Six Communication Tricks That Will Get Your Kids to Cooperate

As the parent of a preschooler, I often notice myself feeling frustrated and asking myself, “Why won’t she cooperate?!” If you have a young child at …

There is something extraordinary happening in the world

Most of us haven’t quite realized there is something extraordinary happening.<p>A few months ago I freed myself from standard-procedure society, I broke …

Facebook’s Mental Health Problem

The most important thing I learned in 2015? That depression and social media do not go well together at all.<p>The first time I deleted the Facebook app …

50 Things I Will Tell My Daughter

*I performed this at Empowerment’s annual production of <i>The Vagina Monologue’s</i> at Marquette University. I was told by many people that they were so …

ATLASSIAN -- THE UNTOLD STORY

<i>Editor’s Note: This post was originally published on 7 February 2014 and has been re-published with some updates to reflect the company’s upcoming</i> …

The problem isn't that life is unfair — it's that you don't know the rules

Unless you're winning, most of life will seem hideously unfair to you.<p>The truth is, life is just playing by different rules.<p>The real rules are there. They actually make sense. But they're a bit more complicated, and a <i>lot</i> less comfortable, which is why most people never manage to learn them.<p>Let's …

Kim Kardashian

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

Now an HBO® Film starring Oprah Winfrey and Rose Byrne#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERHer name was Henrietta Lacks, but scientists...

Pulmonary involvement in Sjögren’s syndrome - EM|consulte

Article gratuit !<p>Revue des Maladies Respiratoires<br>Vol 24, N° 4 <b>- avril 2007</b><br>pp. 67-82<p>Doi : RMR-04-2007-24-4-0761-8425-101019-20064258<p>Pulmonary …

Syapse and Caris Life Sciences to profile up to 100,000 cancer patients each year in huge precision medicine effort

Palo Alto-based software maker Syapse is collaborating with Texan precision medicine company Caris Life Sciences to profile between 50,000 and …

16 resources to learn and understand Hadoop

37 Words and Phrases That Immediately Increase Your Credibility

Want your writing or speech to be more persuasive? These words will help.<p>If you think choosing precisely the right words doesn't matter much, you're wrong. A single word can have amazing power to change human behavior, usually without our being aware of it. Which means those who know how to use …

An Open Source NHS

Last week I silently switched one of my GitHub repositories from ‘Private’ to ‘Public’, but that process really doesn’t do justice to the …

Westmead Hospital to offer life-saving, stomach-churning, poo transplant cure

Ms Munoz was to be given a poo transplant.<p>And not just any poo: her husband, Charles, was to be the donor.<p>But the results were almost immediate. …

General practice may seem like a circus act but the show must go on

Photograph: Stephen Hird/Reuters<p>Together the doctor and gentleman visualise the tightrope he’s balancing on.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/5/22/1432295278915/489d8e5a-1c30-48a0-ac9a-c23ff456b155-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Stephen Hird/Reuters<p>Together the doctor …

Transforming Healthcare IT

If I had a dollar for every clinician or healthcare business leader who tells me <i>“but I’m not an IT person,”</i> I could fix a lot of healthcare problems. …

IT

Secrets of creating personal brand and making strong impressions

You know what you want to do as your dream job, you have a plan with a few paths to get there, and you are building a world class network. Amazing! …

Branding

Why Twitter’s Dying (And What You Can Learn From It)

It’s early summer, and I’m in Dupont Circle. Something’s off. People, I notice, seem to be suddenly tweeting much less lately. But I’ve got a book to …

Selling

Deloitte CEO: The Fortune 500 will look a lot different in 10 years

“What will the <i>Fortune 500</i> look like 10 years from now?” That’s what Cathy Engelbert, the CEO of Deloitte, asks new hires at interviews.<p>The tables …

Volkswagen's 2016 Diesel Cars Contain New Suspect Emissions Software

Less than a month after an emissions cheating scandal rocked Volkswagen, the German car company is dealing with fresh scrutiny regarding its diesel emissions software.<p>Volkswagen has told U.S. regulators that its 2016 diesel car models contain emissions software "that would potentially help their …

Is ProPublica the Paul Revere of Transparency?

By SAURABH JHA, MDRecently, I was speaking with a “less is more” advocate. He used his superior knowledge of statistics – he had an MPH – to debunk …

This Edible Water Blob Could Change Hydration Forever

It can be tough to get your recommended daily intake of water, but one innovation is making it easier than ever to keep a bottle, or blob, of H2O on …

Graphic Novels

At What Ages Do Women First Have Kids in Each State?

We recently told you about the average age men and women get married in each state, but how does parenthood fit into that picture? We combed data …

Tough Words From Pope Francis: 8 Great Quotes From His U.N. Speech

Pope Francis, addressing the U.N. General Assembly today, urged international cooperation not only to solve humanity's largest problems but to save humanity itself.<p>Quoting a speech to the U.N. by his predecessor Pope Paul VI in 1965, Francis said of the world today: "The real danger comes from …

Pope Francis

The cheapest way to heat your home with renewable energy – just flick a switch

A few years ago, similar to views about future electricity demand, forecasters thought gas demand in Australia would keep rising. As it turns out, …

Get more out of your solar power system by using water as a battery

When the sun shines at its brightest, many of Australia’s 1.3 million homes with rooftop photovoltaic (PV) solar panels generate more electricity …

Wind farm inquiry ignored research: GP

THE ONLY GP to give evidence to a Senate committee on the health impacts of wind farms says the inquiry brushed aside science and medical research.<p>Dr …

20 Things I’ve Learned From Larry Page

I visited Google a few weeks ago and, after almost getting arrested, my mind was blown.<p>First, Claudia wandered into the garage where they were …