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By nature, I’m messy and disorganized — and my mind can be too. I have trouble sustaining attention on just about anything. In grade school, this meant I didn’t do well in classes. In college, it meant
We can't explain exactly why some cities suddenly start trending as hip must-visit destinations. We can, however, let you know with 100% certainty that Lisbon is worth all of the hype it seems to have
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The much-buzzed-about conference generated a gargantuan list of intriguing book recommendations. TED is one of the world's premier cultural events, providing not just a chance for the thousand or so attendees
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This question originally appeared on Quora: What are the skills every 18 year old needs? Answer by Julie Lythcott-Haims, Author of NYT bestseller How to Raise an Adult; former Stanford dean; podcast host.
But analysts and experts who follow the company have often worried that there isn't enough demand for Tesla vehicles. For the past two years, on nearly every quarterly conference call to discuss Tesla's