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According to Harvard, This 1 Leadership Trait Separates Exceptional Leaders From the Rest

Better team collaboration, stronger employee commitment, and lower staff turnover are possible, if you can lead with compassion.<p>When researchers Rasmus Hougaard and Jacqueline Carter looked at the factors that separated exceptional leaders from the pack, one trait stood out above the rest: …

Leadership

Trump duerme tranquilo, el dólar hace el trabajo por él

Las palabras gruesas de <b>Trump</b> ocupan portadas cada día. Cuando amenaza con nuevos aranceles, <b>China</b> responde con igual mensaje. Cuando reclama más …

5 Epic Road Trips Across America

No mode of travel is more American than the road trip. It’s basically a national rite of passage. Dating back to Model T days, folks have been …

5 Things You Probably Didn't Know About St. Patrick

Google’s latest Doodle is saluting St. Patrick’s Day with a nod to the rich history of Ireland and St. Patrick himself.<p>The Google Doodle, the work of …

Here's Why Finland Is Considered the Happiest Country on Earth

Finland has a lot to smile about.<p>The Scandinavian country landed the top spot on the United Nations’ World Happiness Report, released Wednesday.<p>The …

The Lodges on Vashon

Vashon, Washington<p>The light and bright 570-square-foot units are just a 20-minute ferry ride from Seattle, Washington, perfect for a weekend getaway.<p>For the Lodges on Vashon, hotelier Jena Thornton decided to take a slightly different approach when creating this hotel—let's call it a mash-up of …

Mashups

Want to Be a Great Leader? The Smartest Ones Start by Doing These 4 Rare Things

If you want your employees to respect you and give you exceptional performance, adopt these four behaviors of the best leaders.<p>Do you work for a boss who has been defined as a "driver?" You know, he or she "drives performance" and "drives results." Maybe even, "drives people?" (maybe into the …

Move Over, Hellcat: 14 New Cars That Make at Least 700 HP

700 is the new 600<p>When the Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat showed up back in 2014, it shook the entire automotive industry with its unheard of 707 hp rating. Then Dodge announced plans to build a Charger Hellcat, as well. Not only could muscle car fans buy a Challenger with more than 700 hp for less …

13 Signs of High Emotional Intelligence | Inc.com

In 1995, psychologist and science journalist Daniel Goleman published a book introducing most of the world to the nascent concept of emotional intelligence. The idea--that an ability to understand and manage emotions greatly increases our chances of success--quickly took off, and it went on to …

Emotional Intelligence

Esta es la mejor decisión que puedes tomar en la vida, según el neurocientífico Moran Cerf, quien estudia la felicidad

¿Conversan nuestros cerebros sin que nos demos cuenta?<p>Pareciera que sí, de acuerdo a los estudios sobre sincronía entre los impulsos eléctricos cerebrales de distintas personas realizados por Moran Cerf, profesor de neurociencia y negocios de la Universidad de Northwestern (Estados Unidos) y …

Windows 10 free upgrade is still available through this handy loophole | Trusted Reviews

<b>Microsoft is still offering Windows 10 upgrades for free, providing you’re in need of assistive technologies (or not).</b><p>The company had previously …

Four habits that will create resilient kids who can weather life’s challenges

“You’re moving AGAIN?” our acquaintances exclaim when we tell them that we will be relocating. The follow-up is generally a variation of either, “What a wonderful opportunity for your kids,” or “But your kids — they’re in high school now — Will they be okay? How are they taking it?”<p>The life we have …

Parenting

Apple's best-paid female employee earns nearly twice as much as CEO Tim Cook

Angela Ahrendts, Apple's senior vice president of retail and online stores, is once again Apple's best-paid employee.<p>The 57-year-old tech exec took home $24.2 million (£18 million) in 2017, according to Apple company filings.<p>That's almost twice as much as CEO Tim Cook, who earned $12.8 million (£9 …

Profit

Best iOS games of 2017

2017 has been one heck of a year for iOS gaming fans. From action-oriented arcade blasters to strategy games so deep they should come with a warning, just about every genre has been well represented.<p>Distilling hundreds of great titles down to a single shortlist isn’t easy, but we’ve done our best. …

Best Wireless Chargers for iPhone X, iPhone 8, and iPhone 8 Plus

With the release of the iPhone X, iPhone 8, and iPhone 8 Plus, Apple now supports Qi-based wireless inductive charging on its latest phones, and that means charging pads have quickly become popular accessories for iPhone owners.<p>Apple's favored partners for wireless charging pads are Belkin and …

Once a Cash Cow, Venezuela’s Oil Company Now Verges on Collapse

PUNTO FIJO, Venezuela — A general with no energy experience has been installed as the head of the state oil company. Arrests, firings and desperate emigration have gutted top talent. Oil facilities are crumbling, while production is plummeting.<p>As the rest of the oil-producing world recovers on the …

Venezuela

These five Echo Dot add-ons take your Alexa experience to the next level

One of the hottest gifts during Black Friday week was Amazon’s own Echo Dot, which has been marked down to <b>$30</b> for the holiday season. This makes the popular Alexa-enabled device a no-brainer gift at a very affordable price. After being on the market for a few years now, we’re starting to see a …

Smart Homes

Workspaces Inspiration: Some Ideas to spice up your productivity

One in a while, we will throw together an Office Inspiration feature to spice up your next workspace idea. Is this something you would like to see …

How a Photographer Illuminated the Plight of the 'Invisible Poor'

Resurrection City, Washington D.C., 1968.<br>Jill Freedman, courtesy of Steven Kasher Gallery<p>1 of 13<p>They came to Washington, D.C., in the spring of 1968, …

Bolivia: 3 claves del éxito económico del país que más crece en América del Sur

Lleva más de una década creciendo a un promedio anual de 5%, que es muy superior al de Estados Unidos y el resto de los países sudamericanos.<p>A pesar de la crisis del precio de las materias primas, logró ahorrar y fue cauto en no despilfarrar el dinero que le llegó después de decretar la …

Cuáles son las diferencias entre una calle, una avenida, una carretera y otros tipos de caminos

Seguro que más de una vez te lo has preguntando. Miras un mapa y te encuentras a un lado de la carretera una calle que cruza a una vía, que a su vez …

A new shock doctrine: in a world of crisis, morality can still win

Jeremy Corbyn, Bernie Sanders and Podemos in Spain have shown that a bold and decent strategy can be a successful one. That truth should embolden the left<p>We live in frightening times. From heads of state tweeting threats of nuclear annihilation, to whole regions rocked by climate chaos, to …

Bernie Sanders

Wind power is now cheaper than nuclear – the energy revolution is happening

In March I went to see Henrik Poulsen, the boss of Dong Energy, in Copenhagen. Never heard of him or his company? You are not alone, but the chances are he is keeping your lights on. The largely unknown story of his company is worth telling because it is genuinely revolutionary.<p>Dong stands for …

Renewable Energy

Ad industry attacks Safari's effort to protect your privacy

A feature in Apple's upcoming browser makes it harder for advertisers to track us online. That will "sabotage" the internet, advertisers say.<p>When Safari 11 arrives on iPhones and Macs later this month, Apple's browser will come with a feature called Intelligent Tracking Prevention that makes it …

Digital Advertising

10 Best Modern Homes in Venice Beach, California

As a buzzing seaside town known for its bohemian spirit, lively boardwalk, funky boutiques, and picturesque canals, Venice Beach is an eclectic place that attracts artists, creatives, and even Hollywood superstars.<p>In fact, Venice was where Charles and Ray Eames set up their design office in 1943 …

Architecture

21 Websites Designers Love That Can Spark Ideas for Non-Designers | Inc.com

If you want to keep up-to-date on business as an entrepreneur, you go to inc.com.<p>What if you want to keep up-to-date on <i>design</i>, where do you go? Especially if you're <i>not</i> a designer?<p>Here is a list of our favorite websites compiled by our studio, Birsel + Seck. These are the links we go to for …

Pew Research Center

Salarios, paro y experimento demográfico

Recientemente, con la mejora económica, se ha intentado imponer el debate sobre el bajo nivel de salarios en la economía española, cosa que es …

Las 10 fotografías astronómicas más impresionantes de 2017

El Real Observatorio de Greenwich elige las finalistas del concurso 'Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2017', con algunas de las mejores …

How to Lower Your Blood Pressure Numbers in 2 Weeks

One of the best ways to prevent heart attacks and strokes is to maintain a lower blood pressure. If your doctor says your numbers are creeping up, …