Jonathan Greene PhD ABPP

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99 Percent of Job Seekers Fail to Answer "Why Do You Want This Job" Correctly. Here's Why

An innocent response could cost you the job.<p>As a career coach, I work with people every day on interview preparation. Interviews are a form of public speaking. 99 percent of people fear public speaking more than death. Thus, it's no wonder interviews unnerve my clients. Not only do we go over all …

Employment

About that name change for Macedonia ...

<b>(CNN) —</b> If you're planning to travel to Macedonia to see its beautiful scenery and historic destinations , it might be good to check the exact name of the country before you leave.<p>That's because things are very much up in the air on a basic question: What is the nation going to call itself?<p>On …

Europe

How to Write a Book Proposal That Will Keep You Out of the Reject Pile

If you want to publish a book, the first thing you'll need to do is to put together a book proposal. Follow these 4 steps to craft one publishers will love.<p>When Steve Jobs wrote a book, it was to create a historical record. Howard Schultz had unique insights into management he wanted to share. …

Writing

Data Science Tutorials & Resources for Beginners

<i>If you want to know more about Data Science but don't know where to start this list is for you!</i><p>📈<p>No previous knowledge required but Python and …

Data Science

'They Had It All': Five Major Misconceptions About Suicide

“I just can’t take it anymore.”<p>I’ve heard countless patients make this confession in my clinic, quietly, shamefully, tears swelling in their eyes. I wonder if Ms. Kate Spade and Mr. Anthony Bourdain, in their final moments, alone in their apartment and hotel room, respectively, felt the same way.<p>My …

Mental Health

Seven (or more) things you didn't know about your brain

The brain — the central "control unit" of our bodies, repository of memories and emotions. Throughout history, philosophers have believed that the …

The Brain

Andrew Ng Is Probably Teaching More Students Than Anyone Else on the Planet. (Without a University Involved.)

Postsecondary Learning<p>Andrew Ng Is Probably Teaching More Students Than Anyone Else on the Planet. (Without a University Involved.)<p>By Jeffrey R. …

Artificial Intelligence

Here’s How Higher Education Dies

A futurist says the industry may have nowhere to go but down. What does the slide look like?<p>Maybe higher education has reached its peak. Not the Harvards and Yales of the world, but the institutions that make up the rest of the industry—the regional public schools who saw decades of growth and are …

Higher Education

7 Amazing Facts about Flipped Learning

Flipped Classrooms have been around as an offshoot of blended learning methodology for more than a decade, now. In the flipped classroom, your …

Education Technology

To write better, edit out these filler phrases

The biggest improvement in my writing skills happened when I became an editor.<p>Writers are often too familiar with their own ideas to spot mistakes …

Creative Writing

How I added four hours of battery life to my smartphone every day for free

I’ve had big-time battery drain issues on my last three iPhones. I just figured it was my fault — maybe I’m too addicted to apps, take too many photos, or just use my phone too much?<p>It’s an issue I’ve gone to Apple for help with many times. But the Genius’s — Apple's retail support — were …

Apps

How to Get Yourself to Exercise if You're Depressed

Psychologists gave us 7 ways to motivate yourself to work out when it's the last thing you want to do.<p>I remember waking up one spring morning about three years ago agitated from multiple efforts to extract the most aggressive of running shorts wedgies. I had slept in full running gear, …

Fitness

AI 101, because we can't escape the inevitable (it's free too)

Artificial intelligence plays a role in nearly everyone’s life now, so it only seems fair that everyone should also have the opportunity to learn …

Artificial Intelligence

5 Things You Should Never Feel Guilty About Asking For In A Healthy Relationship

Everyone knows relationships come with the very important element of compromise — making some sacrifices, or at the very least, learning to make …

Relationships

Show What You Know: The Shift To Competency

“GPAs are worthless as a criteria for hiring, and test scores are worthless,” said Laszlo Bock, former head of HR at Google. “Google famously used to ask everyone for a transcript and GPAs and test scores, but we don’t anymore, unless you’re just a few years out of school. We found that they don’t …

Education Technology

How to protect your router and Wi-Fi from Russian hackers

A few weeks ago, the United States Computer Emergency Readiness Team (US-CERT) issued an alert about state-supported Russian hackers carrying out attacks against a large number of home routers in the U.S. These hackers are organized, motivated and well-funded.<p>They’re not a bunch of misanthropic …

Cyber-attacks

Here's Why Some Brains Really Are Smarter, According to This New Study

Are you 'neurally efficient'?<p>People with a higher IQ are more likely to have fewer connections between the neurons in the outer layer of their brain, …

The Brain

You’ve heard of mindfulness, now meet its dynamic young cousin sophrology

Mindfulness is the tried-and-tested tool of our times for anxiety, depression, chronic pain, addiction and more, but what if it’s not your thing? For those too twitchy to sit still and focus on breathing, the ubiquitous mindfulness apps, self-help sheets and courses in schools and workplaces are …

Mindfulness

Why We Need to Figure Out a Theory of Consciousness

A new article looks at theories of consciousness and novel research aimed at providing a better understanding of the roots of consciousness.

Consciousness

13 cognitive biases that really screw things up for you

The human brain is a natural wonder. It produces more than 50,000 thoughts each day and 100,000 chemical reactions each second. With this amount of …

Critical Thinking

How to write blogs humans want to read

Here are 10 steps to take before every blog post:<p><b>1.</b> <b>Just start writing (or recording).</b><p>The first thing you want to do is sit down and write.<p>If you have …

How do stimulant treatments for ADHD work? Evidence for mediation by improved cognition. - PubMed

BACKGROUND:<p>Stimulant medications such as methylphenidate (MPH) are the frontline treatment for Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). …

Will Online Education Replace Classroom Education Anytime Soon?

<i>Is online education going to replace classroom education soon? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by Deepak Reddy, Vice Chairman at Aditya Educational Institutions, on Quora:</b><p>E-learning …

Education Technology

How to explain a complex topic in simple terms

Often leaders need to explain intricate or weighty subjects in a clear, understandable way. In those moments, strong writing skills are paramount. …

Health Care

The Way We Learn Is About to Change Completely

Big changes are on the horizon.<p><i>What will education and learning look like ten years from now? originally appeared on Quora: the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Mike Silagadze, Co-Founder and CEO at Top Hat, on Quora:</b><p>…

Education Technology

What to do when you can’t focus

Do you struggle to finish your tasks? Are you always distracted by notifications, gossiping, or anything that’s random?<p>In that case, you and I are …

Neuroscience

Learning Is a Learned Behavior. Here’s How to Get Better at It.

Many people mistakenly believe that the ability to learn is a matter of intelligence. For them, learning is an immutable trait like eye color, simply luck of the genetic draw. People are born learners, or they’re not, the thinking goes. So why bother getting better at it?<p>And that’s why many people …

Learning

Top 5 GitHub Repositories and Reddit Discussions for Data Science Machine Learning (April 2018)

Introduction<p>GitHub and Reddit are two of the most popular platforms when it comes to data science and machine learning. The former is an awesome tool …

PTSD and Borderline Personality Disorder

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and borderline personality disorder (BPD) commonly occur together. It has been found that many individuals with …

Mindfulness