Zechen Zhang

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How Math Determines The 'Game Of Thrones' Protagonist

The hit HBO series <i>Game of Thrones</i>, and the book series that it's based on, George R.R. Martin's <i>A Song of Ice and Fire</i>, features a sprawling cast of characters jostling for power. There are so many, in fact, that just who is the protagonist is a source of debate among <i>GoT</i> fans.<p>Associate professor of …

3 Secrets for Being More Confident, Backed by Research

Want to know how to be more confident?<p>There’s an easy answer: Don’t.<p>Yeah, it’s a trick question. But we’ve all been led to believe that …

How I Became a JavaScript Rock Star

Years ago I came to San Francisco to join an exciting company building software for bands. Tools that make digital life easier for musicians. Since …

How to get noticed by Google

• <b>Demonstrate an ability to be good on the job.</b> Show coding skills (hackathons, building a project, get a CS degree, etc). Show initiative (start something). Better yet, do both by having some interesting projects on your resume. • <b><br>Demonstrate an ability to pass the interviews.</b> Suppose I’m a recruiter …

Employment

8 Leadership Practices That Will Make You Memorable

Almost every employee or team member can remember that one special boss in their career who was the role model of a leader, always commanded respect, and was able to get the most voluntarily from everyone all the time. Every entrepreneur and business executive I know wants to emulate that boss, but …

Leadership

Shakespeare’s Wars of the Roses – the Elizabethan era’s Game of Thrones

Royalty, revolution, adultery ... Trevor Nunn explains what motivated him to revive the great Shakespearean trilogy of The Wars of the Roses: the first box set<p>On day one of rehearsals, and in a crowd-pleasing attempt to explain to my company of actors just what it was that we were taking on, I told …

British History

Timothy Keller

Prayer gives us relief from the melancholy burden of self-absorption.