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Are marriages stronger when one spouse is dominant?

Researchers claim married couples are more likely to have a stable relationship when either the husband or wife asserts dominance<p>Having a dominant spouse in a marriage may give the partnership greater stability and lead to more children, researchers claim.<p>A study found that relationships where …

Domestic Violence

Groundbreaking New Particle Could Make Hard Drives 20 Times Smaller

There are many reasons why we still have size limitations on technology, but when it comes to data storage, one thing really stands out. You can only …

Physics

Hyperloop

When the California “high speed” rail was approved, I was quite disappointed, as I know many others were too. How could it be that the home of …

Washington Times - Politics, Breaking News, US and World News

Happening Now<p>Culture<p>Trump Central<p>Sports<p>By Bernie Wilson - Associated Press<p>Politics<p>National<p>By Associated Press<p>By Associated Press<p>Special Reports<p>FROM …

The Vitamin Myth: Why We Think We Need Supplements

Nutrition experts contend that all we need is what's typically found in a routine diet. Industry representatives, backed by a fascinating history, argue that foods don't contain enough, and we need supplements. Fortunately, many excellent studies have now resolved the issue.<p>On October 10, 2011, …

Everything You Need to Know About Burger Chains in Washington

<b>Michael Landrum</b>’s ongoing issues with Ray’s Hell-Burger aside, fast-casual burger chains are the business to beat in Washington. The most American of …

Why Do Mosquitoes Bite Some People More Than Others?

You come in from a summer hike covered with itchy red mosquito bites, only to have your friends innocently proclaim that they don’t have any. Or you …

Tapping Your Full Growth Potential

Here's what you need to know...<p>Type I fibers are considered "endurance fibers" and not that important for muscle building, but they can and should be …

Cold Calling Can Be Fun | Inc.com

Contrary to popular belief, cold calling needn't be a chore. In fact, cold calling can actually be fun, if you go about it the right way. The key to success (as with everything else in the business world) is your <i>attitude.</i><p>Here's an eight step process that hones your attitude, while making your calls …

Customers

Become a Great Negotiator: 5 Steps | Inc.com

Although everyone claims to want a "win-win" deal, the sad truth is that most businesspeople are competitive and subconsciously want to "win" by making the other person "lose."<p>Even when you enter negotiations with the best of intentions, it's fair to assume that, at some level, your counterpart …

Management

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Found: Peptide In Humans' Brains That Keeps Us Alert And Happy

A new study explores the relationship between narcolepsy and depression.<p>Everyone wants to figure out the the secret key to happiness. Maybe it's power, or money, or a social thing. Or maybe it's related to watching adorable chimps see the sky for the first time. Or, like most things, it could just …

Crucial Part of a Productive Day? A Nap | Inc.com

Entrepreneurs often claim to need minimal sleep. Yet the vast majority of people actually require six to seven hours, according to Michael Chee, director of the Centre for Cognitive Neuroscience at Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School in Singapore.<p>In a 2008 study, Chee and his team used functional MRI …

Bubba Watson's One-Of-A-Kind Hovercraft Golf Cart Cost $20,000

He drove over water hazards and sand traps, and everyone concluded that hovercraft golf carts are a genius idea.<p>Now we have more information about the video from Ira Boudway of Business Week.<p>It turns out that the video was a piece of marketing from Oakley, and they never intended to actually make …

Prepare Your Brain for Change

Giving Employees What They Want

John Mackey, Whole Foods CEO and founder, talks about Obamacare and the benefits of salary caps.

The Most Important Sales Skill of All | Inc.com

It doesn't matter how good your product is. It doesn't matter how smart your marketing is. It doesn't matter how personable and knowledgeable you are. If you can't close the deal, your company is a waste of time and energy.<p>The best way to learn this essential sales skill is understand how the very …

Customers