A new generation of “people analytics” tools promises to make offices more self-aware and efficient. Could they also help get you fired? Does your boss even appreciate how much time you’re spending in
The acclaimed filmmaker of The Thin Blue Line and The Fog Of War reveals why he now types all his manuscripts in Baskerville. In 2013, acclaimed filmmaker and author Errol Morris ran a bold experiment.
A new batch of 6,500 words are now available to Scrabble players, after publishing house Collins updated its widely used Official Scrabble Words list Thursday. The list includes tech jargon and slang,
Health news People with depression were much more likely to develop Parkinson’s disease years later, Swedish researchers report in a new study that strengthens the theory that depression and Parkinson’s
Suppose you’re evaluating a job candidate to lead a new office in a different country. On paper this is by far the most qualified person you’ve seen. Her responses to your interview questions are flawless.
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Let's face it, happiness and work do not tend to go hand in hand. A 2013 Gallup study, which reported data from more than 180 million people, found that just 13 percent of us consider ourselves to be engaged
Every year at this time most people and companies do a reassessment of their finances. A quick look at their assets and liabilities might result in either a big smile or perhaps a grimace. One thing few
A ‘textbook’ example of the randomness of the caddying business Augusta, Ga. The man who celebrated with Jordan Spieth on the 18th green at Augusta National Golf Club on Sunday made his first trip here
A thoroughly unscientific (but nonetheless authoritative) appraisal of the decade's best-dressed films. There's no doubt that '90s nostalgia is at a high point. Over all of this, of course, looms fashion,
The modern version of the toy is practically unrecognizable, an Object Lesson. The man behind me in the queue was trying to be helpful: “It’s true, though, right? They are used as weapons in Asia. I go
I was sipping wine on the balcony of my apartment in Santa Monica with my soon-to-be ex-husband, our son fast asleep in the next room. “It feels like the Caribbean out here,” my almost-ex said. “I figured
I had just finished giving a speech on building habits when a woman in the audience exclaimed, "You teach how to create habits, but that's not my problem. I'm fat!" The frustration in her voice echoed
Consumer Repercussions from some data breaches are easily remedied, but victims of insurance company Anthem’s breach will have to remain vigilant against fraud for the rest of their lives. The insurance
I don’t know about you, but bouncing back to reality after the holidays isn’t easy. In fact, looking for inspiration on how to get motivated is almost a exercise in motivation itself. After eating all
It's been under our noses all along. Recently, I had one of those where have you been all my life moments. Not with a guy, but with a spice tucked away in my kitchen cabinet that apparently has magical
Maybe those of us who sit for long hours in meetings, on phone calls, and tapping away at keyboards should be getting hazard pay. New research that distills the findings of 47 studies concludes that those
Human beings are unusual in that our mouths are surrounded by hypersensitive, easily-hurt pink tissue – why? Jason G Goldman investigates. They kind of flap around on the front of your face, get dried