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Action Learning: The Win-Win Approach to Talent Development

Stay on the forefront of careers in the changing world of work.<p>Subscribe now to receive an email digest of the latest news, thought leadership, and …

Top 100 Tools for Learning 2013: Best Of awards

<i>This article was written by Jane Hart, for November 2013 edition of eLearning</i> <i>Age magazine.</i><p>As it’s Award season, I thought I would write my column …

Top 10 Tips To Create a Corporate Learning Community of Practice

<b>How To Build A Corporate Learning Community Of Practice</b><p>There are a variety of advantages associated with having a learning community of practice in …

Sales readiness and sales enablement platform

With thousands of channel partners selling our products we needed an effective way to train and certify our partner reps. With MindTickle we were …

Webinar Wrap Up Report // Incentives, Evaluations & Social Interactions in Corporate Learning

Over the last 2 days SAP Education and TBR have been conducting a series of webcasts highlighting the 3 important elements to build out a highly …

How Corporate Learning Drives Competitive Advantage

Many business people think of training as something distracting or often a waste of time. And despite the fact that US business spends more than $60 billion a year in employee development (2013 Corporate Learning Factbook), many executives question its return on investment.<p>Well our research shows …

How to Photograph People When You Travel

People often tell me that they find it difficult to take good portrait photos when they travel. Approaching strangers and asking to photograph them, …

Beer labels match brewed contents to Pantone color

Spanish creative agency Txaber created a series of beer packaging labels in which each brew type is presented with a corresponding Pantone color.<p>[via …

3 Questions to Ask Yourself to Find Your Life Purpose

A recent study suggests people who live their purpose live longer and are more healthy and happy.<p>According to the new research, people with a sense of purpose had a 15 percent lower risk of death, compared with those who said they were more or less aimless. And it didn't seem to matter when people …

Happiness

How to Make Gluten-Free Apple Fritters

The last apple fritter I ate before going gluten-free was an abomination. I bought it at a cute bakery. It looked a little smoother than a traditional apple fritter but I didn't think much about it one way or the other. Then I bit into the fritter and—<i>What the hell?</i>—apple pie filling burst into my …

Five Things I Wish I Had Known When I Started Working for Myself

Being your own boss is great! Being your own boss is also hell sometimes! After going from a (cushy) work-from-home salaried employee job to fending …

John Malkovich Recreates Iconic Photos of Marilyn Monroe, John Lennon and More

John Malkovich has played a lot of roles in his life, but for his latest project, he may have doubled the number.<p>The actor posed for photographer Sandro Miller in a series of images replicating iconic pictures, many featuring celebrities. For instance, he stands in for a naked John Lennon hugging …

Why does a new poll show gay marriage support dropping?

After a meteoric rise in support over the last 20 years, a new trend may be emerging. Here’s what it could mean<p>A new poll from the Pew Research Center shows public support for gay marriage, on a sharp upswing over the past decade, may be leveling off.<p>Conducted earlier this month, the representative …

18 Of The Best Wilderness Photos From The Smithsonian’s “Wilderness Forever” Photo Contest

The Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History has unveiled an epic photo exhibit called “Wilderness Forever: 50 Years of Protecting America’s …

Toxic “Toupee”: Explaining the Most Venomous Caterpillar in the U.S.

Wildlife & Wild Places<p><b>No warm and fuzzy here—a possible boom in a highly toxic but irresistibly touchable caterpillar is sending people in the eastern U.S. to the hospital.</b><p>Young children from Florida to North Carolina are reporting excruciating pain after coming into contact with the most venomous …

Insects

After WWI, A Mother And Daughter Must Take In 'Paying Guests'

Sarah Waters' new novel, <i>The Paying Guests,</i> is a knockout, which isn't a word any of her characters would use.<p>The book opens in 1922: The Edwardian Age, with its high collars and long skirts, is dead; the Jazz Age is waiting to be born — at least, that's the case in the suburban backwater of London …

See the Effects of Climate Change in 3 Birds

Looking for signs of climate change? You can check the temperatures of the oceans or the density of polar ice caps. Or you can see which birds are …

In Costa Rica, Younger Bird Species Are Better Equipped to Survive Mankind

A new study of birds in Costa Rica found that while human conversion of rain forests into farms is pushing some species towards extinction, more recently evolved species are better adapting to life on agricultural sites.<p>The conclusion is profound: human manipulation of the Costa Rican landscape is …

Costa Rica

As Global Temperatures Rise, Beloved Bird Species Are Leaving for More Suitable Locales

Last week, a new study by the National Audubon Society found that if global warming continues on its current trajectory, 314 U.S. and Canadian bird species -- more than half of the 588 species studied -- could lose 50 percent or more of their current territories by 2080. Many could lose so much …

Climate Change

Top 25 Wild Bird Photographs of the Week #72

Wildlife & Wild Places<p><b>Firethroats, kingfishers, openbills, nightjars, stilts, leafbirds, roadrunners, mangos, laughthrushes, and rubythroats are featured in this 72nd edition of the “Top 25 Wild Bird Photographs of the Week”!</b> With almost 600,000 followers on the Wild Bird Trust Facebook page, the …

Birds