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You can have all the evidence in the world, but you still won't change minds unless you do these things. Here's a truth that should be blindingly obvious in 2017: facts don't win arguments. With the two
Last fall, an aberrant chocolate chip cookie turned up in my Instagram feed. As wide as a salad plate and flat as a flounder, it appeared thin, but it was somehow layered with slabs of chocolate. Oddest
Imagine that you and I are chatting in the foyer of your home with our kids nearby, continuing to goof off together at the conclusion of this playdate. Our conversation dwindles to a natural end, and time
If you've been trying to teach your kids to tie their shoelaces without much success, step aside and let the master do his thing. Teaching your little ones to tie their shoelaces can be one of the more
Nursing is a job that doesn't just require a good deal of medical training — it also calls for a bedside manner that will put patients’ minds at ease in the most harrowing circumstances. Good nurses know
Earlier this week, Isaiah Thomas penned a brilliant and thoughtful letter. Its lessons go far beyond basketball. Imagine getting hired by a company, and falling in love with your job. The culture aligned
Ross Greene wants to make life easier. Greene is the groundbreaking psychologist behind the theory of "collaborative partnerships," an approach that discards the stuff of traditional parenting — timeouts
One of the most important things you need for preparing a meal is a good cutting board. But do you want wood? Bamboo? Plastic? And how much should you spend? Sure you'll use a cutting board a lot, but
You’ve created a killer resume and now it’s time to write a cover letter and send off your whole package. Your main goal is to make sure it’s polished, professional, and a perfect summary of why you're
Part of being a great leader is being able to communicate effectively, and that includes being a good listener. Here are 3 ways to strengthen your listening muscles. Of all the communication skills, listening
We rely on Amazon for everything from groceries to books, but did you know it's a gold mine for skincare products? When it comes to honest, knowledgeable reviews on products, it doesn't get any better
The demise of our culture will result from the demise of its men if something isn't changed quickly. The demise of our culture will result from the demise of its men if something isn't changed quickly.
In 1997, Steve Jobs was answering developers' questions when one audience member took a shot at him. What happens next is remarkable. We live in a world where the insult has become the weapon of choice.
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If more people chose this communication practice when things go south, we'd see way less conflict. Lets all agree on one thing: Communication is the source of much conflict in the workplace. Sometimes
It can also help you ward off some serious health problems, too You’re committed to losing your belly fat. So you’ve cleaned up your diet, and started hitting the gym. But are you structuring your sweat
What motivates us? Fear and punishment? Or money, fame, and power? One train of thought, called self-determination theory, starts from the idea that all humans have the natural—or intrinsic—tendency to