Becoming a manager for the first time is no easy task. One day you’re happily doing your own work and achieving your own goals, and then, suddenly, your work life does a 180: Instead of focusing on yourself,
That may sound unbelievable, but writing in The New York Times Magazine, Adam Davidson explained what he called the "provocative analogy" with the help of Paul Norman, who owns Capitalalist, a company
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All employees, from CEOs to frontline workers, commit preventable mistakes: We underestimate how long it will take to finish a task, overlook or ignore information that reveals a flaw in our planning,
He wanted his selections to focus on "different cultures, beliefs, histories, and technologies." "Books allow you to fully explore a topic and immerse yourself in a deeper way than most media today," wrote
Rights group says migrants risk death or violence making journey across the Balkans and are forced to pay bribes. Rights group Amnesty International has accused the European Union of abandoning migrants
In America, saying thank you is routine. In China, it can be puzzling. In an essay for The Atlantic this week, Deepak Singh described the culture of saying "thank you" in Hindi. His explanation for why
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(CNN) — The day Baltimore planned to lay Freddie Gray to rest, the city went up in smoke. Riots have broken out throughout Baltimore less than three weeks after a 25-year-old man died in police custody.
Hillary Rodham Clinton might have preferred to use her first big policy announcement to discuss confronting stagnant middle-class wages, or runaway higher-education costs, or even big money in politics.
Getting too little sleep can have serious health consequences, including depression, weight gain, and heart disease. It is torture. I know. I awoke in a bed for the first time in days. My joints ached
The tech-industry veteran Linda Stone on how to pay attention A longtime tech executive, Linda Stone worked on emerging technologies at Apple and then Microsoft Research in the 1980s and ’90s. Fifteen
First, the definition: "The ability to work hard and respond resiliently to failure and adversity; the inner quality that enables individuals to work hard and stick to their long-term passions and goals."
“And it is so simple… You will instantly find how to live.” One November night in the 1870s, legendary Russian writer Fyodor Dostoyevsky (November 11, 1821–February 9, 1881) discovered the meaning of in
All of Taylor Swift’s albums have been removed from Spotify and other streaming music services, in an escalation of the artist’s previous policy of “windowing” her new album releases. When Swift’s new
Rwanda’s Untold Story criticises Paul Kagame and claims RPF carried out more war crimes than previously acknowledged The Rwandan parliament has called for the BBC to be banned from the country’s airwaves
In a spare, drab office park in Sunnyvale, California, a bunch of two-by-fours and foamboard have been nailed together into a makeshift model of a shipping container. Inside, a bare, unlit Edison bulb