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Neuroscience Says These Are the 8 Best Ways to Build Trust in the Workplace

Trust is the key ingredient to all successful relationships. Here's how to get it.<p>It's the foundation behind the happiest marriages and the intangible quality that makes the best teams click. Put simply, it's the key ingredient to all successful relationships.<p>It's called trust.<p>But how do you really …

Employee Engagement

Economists never imagined negative interest rates — now they're rewriting textbooks

In 1983, when Frederic Mishkin started writing "The Economics of Money, Banking and Financial Markets," his seminal textbook on macroeconomics, he never thought he'd devote much space to the idea of negative interest rates.<p>"A million years no," Mishkin told Business Insider.<p>Negative rates were seen …

Economics

Pizza with purpose: MOD gives ex-cons a second chance

Scott and Ally Svenson weren't planning to become entrepreneurs again.<p>The husband-and-wife team had already created two food empires: Seattle Coffee Company, which they sold to Starbucks (SBUX), and Italian restaurant chain Carluccio's. They thought they were done.<p>"My wife said, 'the last thing the …

CNN

What I Learned Working With Jony Ive’s Team On The Apple Watch

Bob Messerschmidt sold his company to Steve Jobs and went to work building the Apple Watch in 2010. He saw a lot during his three years at Apple.<p>Meet Bob Messerschmidt.<p><i>Apple quietly acquired Messerschmidt’s startup in 2010 (after Messerschmidt sent Steve Jobs an unsolicited email, but that’s</i> …

What became of the Christian intellectuals?

As I write these words, American pundits and political junkies are struggling to come to terms with some curious, even alarming, developments. Donald …

Political Science

Every Steven Spielberg movie ranked, from first to worst

Alfred Hitchcock, after seeing “Jaws,” said that young<p>Steven Spielberg“is the first one of us who doesn't see the proscenium arch.” By which to say that free of the theatrical conventions that informed every other filmmaker before him, Spielberg was the first truly modern director. Since then, he …

Movies
Quentin Tarantino

Mexican Cafe El Atoradero Successfully Leapfrogs to Brooklyn from the Bronx

I first encountered those wonderful pork fragments late in 2013 with a phalanx of food writers who regularly shuttled up to the South Bronx to taste Denisse Lina Chavez’s cooking in a tiny bodega called El Atoradero. Later, there would be a small café next door, but at this time, a makeshift …

Where Do the Locals Eat in Brooklyn's Chinatown?

Sunset Park is Manhattan's Chinatown through rosier, Brooklyn glasses. The crowds are thinner, the prices lower, and life moves at a patient pace. Down Eighth Avenue, the neighborhood's central corridor, you'll find a mix of Cantonese old guard restaurants and more recent Fujianese businesses, the …

38 Killer Taco Spots in New York City

Sure, there are all sorts of talented chefs involved in the taco game today, turning out a spectacular product with some wildly creative fillings. But sometimes you just want a good, unpretentious, inexpensive taco just like they make ‘em in Mexico. Here are the city’s best, organized by …

These Are the Best Windows 10 Laptops You Can Buy

Some computer operating systems drive more buzz and industry-wide upset than others. The release of Windows 10 came with a retooled version of the …

The complete list of 'OK, Google' commands

There's a lot you can tell your Android phone to do. Yes, even "take a selfie."<p>With Google Now, you can use voice commands to create reminders, get help with trivia questions, and, yes, even find out "what does the fox say?"<p>And, with the recent update from Google, the voice assistant's reponse will …

Emotional Intelligence 101: Why a Millennial's Letter to Yelp's CEO Got Her Fired

EQ lessons aplenty in this one--for both sides.<p>[UPDATE: Just two weeks after this story broke, another Yelp employee took to Medium to share her experience. You'll never guess what happened next.<p>Here's the story, along with my take: Another Open Letter to Yelp Reveals the Company's Biggest …

Emotional Intelligence

Why Gay Marriage is Good (and Bad) for the Church

The Supreme Court’s decision to strike down the Defense of Marriage Act serves as a boost to ongoing efforts to legalize same-sex marriage across the …

LG Minibeam Nano: a tiny, affordable projector for your smartphone

A new wave of projectors has been hitting the market, targeting mobile users who want to take their large-scale media entertainment wherever they go. The most popular around here is probably the ZTE Spro 2 (read our review for all the details), but competing manufacturers like Lenovo and ASUS are …

Gear & Gadgets

Comment on 5 principles of extraordinary math teaching by Sariah

My daughter is artistically-inclined but she needs to learn Math which she finds so hard to do. You mentioned in this article how doing Math is …

Mathematics

5 Reasons the Smartest Entrepreneurs Don’t Go It Alone

Planning to start your company solo? Here's why you should consider a partner.<p>You've been thinking about it a long time and you're finally ready to start your own business. You have a great product or service, a full understanding of the marketplace, and a brilliant marketing plan. There's just one …

Business Strategy

Become an Android app developer for just $23 with the Android M Developer Course!

Some of you will probably want to kill me for quoting Steve Jobs, but he was very right when he said “everybody in this country should learn how to program a computer, because it teaches you how to think”. The advantages of learning to code are infinite. It will open doors you never knew existed, …

Android News

Thousands march in major US cities to protest police brutality

More than 20 arrests in Boston; 3,500 march in Oakland Family members of black men killed by police address rallies<p>‘Day of resistance’ protests – how the day unfolded Effigies of black lynching victims found hanging at Berkeley campus<p>Thousands of Americans took to the streets on Saturday in …

Torturing Muslims is an 'awesome' way to get things done

On December 9, the Senate Select Committee released a partial report of the horrifying, illegal torture tactics used by the CIA during the Bush administration. Some question the timing. I think the timing is perfect.<p>We are now in a position to recall what past black activists, from Martin Luther …

Serious About Chords

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Electric Guitar

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Apps

How Old Is Too Old to Start a Business? The Answer May Surprise You. (Infographic)

Yes, Mark Zuckerberg started Facebook at 19. But Charles Flint launched IBM at 61.<p>While Hollywood may love the story of the college kid who starts a billion-dollar business out of his dorm room, that’s only one story. For many, life as an entrepreneur begins much later.<p>Consider: Legendary …

How to handle toxic people

<i>This post originally appeared at LinkedIn. Follow the author here.</i><p>Toxic people defy logic. Some are blissfully unaware of the negative impact that they have on those around them, and others seem to derive satisfaction from creating chaos and pushing other people’s buttons. Either way, they create …

Emotional Intelligence

Leading as a Servant

We live in a world where the chase for power is increasing. Someone is always getting thrown under the bus so another person can get ahead. The “top of the food chain” philosophy that has infected our workforce and leadership has thrived on the accumulation of power and practices to get ahead.<p>Yet …

The Winning Traits of Faith-Based Leaders

CEO and Founder, A Real Change International<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The definition of faith in the truest sense of the word expands far beyond a belief in God or an acceptance of heaven or hell.<p>If I take a plane to Hawaii from Chicago, which I do twice a year …

Self-improvement

8 Reasons Most Churches Never Break the 200 Attendance Mark

<i>This is one of my most read posts of all time. Times change. I updated the post and the reasons here. In the meantime, enjoy this</i> original <i>post.</i><p>While …