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5 Things You Can Do To Drive Corporate Culture

Tech companies may get all the attention for creating engaging and collaborative workspaces and strong corporate cultures, but the truth is that employee engagement benefits businesses in any industry. Enerplus, a medium-sized oil and gas company based in Canada, has made corporate culture a major …

Employment

Stephen Hawking: ‘Technology seems to drive inequality’

He’s one of the most intelligent people in the world. He’s a movie star. And now he’s one of the participants of the Reddit “Ask Me Anything” (AMA) …

Successful people do these things in the first 10 minutes at work

Here's how to start your workday the right way.Shutterstock<p>How you handle the first 10 minutes of your workday can largely determine how productive and effective you'll be the rest of the day.<p>"Getting off on the right foot isn't just important with relationships. It's important with the start of …

Productivity

The Irrationality of Alcoholics Anonymous

Its faith-based 12-step program dominates treatment in the United States. But researchers have debunked central tenets of AA doctrine and found dozens of other treatments more effective.<p>J.G. is a lawyer in his early 30s. He’s a fast talker and has the lean, sinewy build of a distance runner. His …

9 Books Bill Gates Thinks Everyone Should Read

While Bill Gates has a schedule that's planned down to the minute, the entrepreneur-turned-billionaire-humanitarian still gobbles up about a book a week.<p>Aside from a handful of novels, they're mostly nonfiction books covering his and his foundation's broad range of interests. A lot of them are …

Books

Lance Armstrong in Purgatory: The After-Life

After a great fall, what do we remember? We remember the cheating, and the lies. We remember the cult of personality that we eagerly embraced, and then felt betrayed by. But what of the man who fell? What about the work he didn't cheat at? What about the 16 years Lance Armstrong spent building a …

Cycling

A Music Festival — in Charts

Secrets From The FBI: How To Spot And Really Nail A Liar

A couple of days ago, my friend Philippe tried to pull off a barefaced lie on me with such stunning conviction that, had I not been in possession of an impeccable memory, I’d have been duped. “Wow,” I dryly observed, almost half impressed to be in the midst of such prodigious acting talent, “Robert …

5 Fatal Mistakes: How Big Companies Lose What Made Them Great

Most of us believe that when any great company gets to be a certain size, it will inevitably lose its soul. We’ve all seen it over and over again: the company that has a truly wonderful product, or extraordinary customer support, or provides a needed service in a way no one else does, that grows …

We’ve Now Got A Sequel To The Supercut Of The Greatest Television Catchphrases

Calgary’s Preoccupations Leap Beyond Post-Punk And Make The Best Album Of Their Lives<p>Philip Cosores 03.23.18 2 days ago<p>Jack White Gets Weird (And Has Actual Fun!) On His Very Good New Album<p>Steven Hyden 03.21.18 4 days ago<p>Yo La Tengo’s Masterful New Album And The Challenge Of Old Bands Finding New …

International Affairs: US Student Has To Be Rescued From Vagina Sculpture In Germany

An unnamed US student had to be rescued by 22 firemen (although I assume at least 18 were just standing around laughing) after got trapped doing God …

The Hobby Lobby Decision Will Be Divisive Either Way | Inc.com

In two of the most closely watched Supreme Court cases this year, the nation's top justices could rule as soon as Thursday about whether businesses are entitled to religious exemptions that would give them special carve-outs for their health care plans. A positive outcome for the plaintiffs could …

Hobby Lobby

The Moral Argument for American Restraint—in Iraq and Beyond

Barry Posen's new book calls for a radical rethinking of U.S. foreign policy.<p>Whenever there’s a conflict anywhere in the world, a gaggle of American pundits and politicians insists that the United States fix it. Whether it's Senators John McCain and Lindsey Graham pushing weapons shipments to …

What Rich People Have Next To Their Beds

Books.<p>But not just any books, according to Tom Corley, the author of "Rich Habits: The Daily Success Habits Of Wealthy Individuals." His research finds that rich and poor people alike are cracking their fair share of spines, but the key difference is that less financially successful people read for …

Self-improvement

Why Smart People Struggle with Strategy

Strategy is often seen as something really smart people do — those head-of-the-class folks with top-notch academic credentials. But just because these are the folks attracted to strategy doesn’t mean they will naturally excel at it.<p>The problem with smart people is that they are used to seeking and …

5 Reasons Why Success Has Almost Nothing to Do With Skill | Inc.com

Being skilled does not guarantee success.<p>Sure, highly successful people have various skills that some of us don't. But they also possess perseverance and passion. Success is not just about being a visionary or being technically proficient in a certain area. It's about digging deep and having the …

Self-improvement