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Why Is The Business Of Creativity Such An Oxymoron?

TED talks and bestsellers about creativity are often anything but creative. Here’s why.<p>Judging by the number of TED talks or books bouncing up and down the bestseller lists offering to help us bottle that elusive djinn, we should be living in the Age Of Creativity. If that’s true, though, why are …

14 Bad Habits That Could Cost You Your Job

We all have bad habits. Perhaps you procrastinate, gossip or lack punctuality. These negative behaviors don’t necessarily make you a terrible person–but as an employee they can reflect poorly upon you, and even cost you your job.<p>“A single bad habit is not likely to get you fired immediately, but …

How Exercise Makes Your Brain Grow

Research into “neurogenesis”—the ability of certain brain areas to grow new brain cells—has recently taken an exciting turn. Not only has research discovered that we can foster new brain cell growth through exercise, but it may eventually be possible to “bottle” that benefit in prescription …

Ridiculous dive against Gremio - Biro Biro

Arsenal consider cut-price move for Karim Benzema as Real Madrid fund Luis Suarez bid

Arsenal will be offered Real Madrid striker Karin Benzema at a bargain £20million in January as the Spanish club step up their bid to sign Luis …

5 Innovation Rules That You Won't Learn From Tony Stark

Tony Stark is a classic innovator. Brilliant and eccentric, he works alone in his lab and creates amazing things as if propelled by a magical force. He then attends a cocktail party, fights some crime, cracks a few jokes and has a few laughs.<p>Alas, Iron Man is a cartoon. The truth is that innovation …

The 10 Skills That Will Get You Hired In 2013

The experts agree: anyone can take a course in C++, but it’s not going to land you the job. The most in-demand jobs for the new year might be rooted in the booming computer industry, but it’s not only technical and programming chops that prospective hires should be showcasing.<p>“The most sought-after …

Xbox One Vs. PS4: The Top 10 Next-Gen Video Games

<i>A look at some of the most promising games next-gen has to offer.</i><p>The following games are all next-gen <i>only</i> releases (though some launch on the perennial next-gen platform we call PC.)<p>I’ll write up a separate post about the best-looking cross-generation games in the near future. Likewise, these are …