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Swirls Of Yearning

Religious places are supposed to be infused with special qualities. For example, when people talk about Kollur, where the Adi Sankara established the …

Women at Business School – Heidi Sandell, MBA student | Financial Times

Heidi Sandell is an MBA student at the University of Minnesota Carlson School of Management in the US. Before this, she served on active duty in the …

How To Make Conversation

<b>Conversation should be fun.</b><p>Conversation is supposed to be an opportunity to meet someone new, bond over shared interests – feel the spark of …

Google buys major military robot maker: Why does search giant want to be ‘BigDog’ of automation?

Worcester Polytechnic Institute students received ATLAS, a 330-lb. humanoid robot, that they will use to compete in a DARPA robot competition. Boston Globe<p>Google is on a robot shopping spree, and its recent purchase of a military robot maker has some wondering what exactly the company intends to do …

Cal lecturer's email to students goes viral: "Why I am not canceling class tomorrow"

Josh Kaufman: It Takes 20 Hours Not 10,000 Hours To Learn A Skill

I recently spoke to Josh Kaufman, who is the author of <i>The Personal MBA: Master the Art of Business</i> and the new book, <i>The First 20 Hours: How to Learn Anything… Fast!</i>. Josh specializes in teaching professionals in all industries and disciplines how to master practical business knowledge and skills. …

The Habit of Excellence

<i>"It's not that I am more intelligent. I'm just infinitely more curious,</i><p><i>and stick with a problem much longer"</i><p><i>-Albert Einstein</i><p>One of the more profound …

5 Things Super Successful People Do Before 8 AM

Rise and shine! Morning time just became your new best friend. Love it or hate it, utilizing the morning hours before work may be the key to a successful and healthy lifestyle. That’s right, early rising is a common trait found in many CEOs, government officials, and other influential people. …

The Value of Being the "Weird" Job Candidate

In the 1930s, Hedwig von Restorff, a German psychologist, made an important, though not very counterintuitive, discovery: things that somehow <i>stand …

4 Mind-Blowing Things About Stars

We’d all be pretty unimpressed with that bacterium, wouldn’t we? And there you are, completely ignoring the fact that you live here—<p>—because you’re …

Representativeness heuristic

The <b>representativeness heuristic</b> is used when making judgments about the probability of an event under uncertainty.[1] It is one of a group of …

Advanced Game Theory Strategies for Decision-Making | Investopedia

Game theory, the study of strategic decision-making, brings together disparate disciplines such as mathematics, psychology and philosophy. Game …

Cups of Water

Companies, Strategies & Disruption Tactics<p>My partner Reid has a fun metaphor he uses when he’s describing how companies think about their core …

Indian Space Mission, Poverty and Closet Racism - Ode on a Grecian Urn

India has now successfully launched its mission to Mars. The mission was achieved at an extraordinary low price tag of $74 million - is at a record …

Strategic Thinking Exercises – More than 200 Strategic Planning Questions

Productive strategic thinking exercises are at the heart of The Brainzooming Group methodology. Great brainstorming and strategic planning questions …

How To Stay Focused When You Get Bored Working Toward Your Goals

By James Clear,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/16knjsM<p>We all have goals and dreams, but it can be difficult to stick with them.<p>Each week, I hear …

Honesty is the Best Policy - Another View

We all have heard the proverb that “<b>Honesty is the best policy</b>“. Not all, but many abide by this simple rule and are very successful in life. …

Not all MBA students can be leaders | Financial Times

Promotional materials for business schools nearly all boast how they are going to train the leaders of tomorrow, or how they will develop leadership …

How Educating Girls Can Change the World

Earlier this year, I met Harriet, a 16 year-old girl from northern Uganda. She is a MasterCard Foundation Scholar in secondary school who aspires to be an engineer. Harriet's path at times has seemed unimaginable as she has had to overcome great odds. One of five children in her family, she lost …

Education

18 Life Lessons Learned From Traveling The World

By Matthew Kepnes,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1gSYViY<p>I never thought I would still be nomadic. My original round-the-world trip was only …

The Economist Who Just Won a Nobel Prize Thinks Owning a Home Is a Terrible Investment

AAP and them - Indian Express

<i>A new party is beginning to open up new spaces of conversation</i><p>Democracies are paradoxical creatures in one respect. For all their openness, they are …