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Human Resources - Videos & Lessons

About This Chapter<p>Watch these human resources video lessons and learn about this important aspect of business. Take the quizzes that follow each …

Human Resources

Wealthier children have bigger brains, study finds

Brain scans offer new dimension to the so-called “achievement gap”<p>Richer pupils achieve higher academic grades because their brains are different, according to research.<p>Past research has shown pupils from low-income backgrounds fared worse than those from wealthier families.<p>Brain scans have now …

The Brain

11 Signs You're Actually In Love

<b>2. Not only do you agree to participate in his favorite activity (which you normally hate), but you actually kind of look forward to it.</b> Touch football on a freezing Sunday in the park at dawn sounds kind of fun and adventurous, doesn't it? No? Anyone?<p><b>3. You get super-defensive when your BFF is</b> …

8 Simple Ways to Be More in the Moment When You Travel

<b>1. Don't make comparisons.</b><p>Whether you travel often or only occasionally, it's far too easy to compare your current situation to one from the past. The pebbly shore off the Promenade des Anglais in Nice instantly makes you long for the black sand beaches you frolicked on in Santorini. The Pad Thai …

Cape Town

Morning workouts are good for you

7 Reasons to Work Out in the Morning<p>Because who wants to blow off an ugly sweater party just to go to the gym?<p>With the holiday season in full swing, your after-work schedule is about to blow up. And let's be honest, every party invite you receive is just one more night you're not going to show up …

How mobile phones changed Africa

Before the advent of mobile, this is roughly what the state of communication looked like in some of Africa’s biggest countries, compared to the US.<p>This is how mobile phones changed that, according to a wide-ranging survey by the Pew Research Center.<p>And this, apart from making phone calls, is what …

Mobile

Sleep Is the New Wonder Drug

Did I just give you permission to use a drug?<p>Yes, I did. Sleep is THAT important.<p>Scientists have discovered that sleep is not just important for the brain, but also for immune function, hormone balancing, learning and, my favorite, weight loss.<p>Sleep is the time when your body repairs all the damage …