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Cats on Mars: The future of art at TNW2018

Creativity has propelled technology further, and vice versa. As we develop game-changing tools to build and create, how will society transform with it? At the Creative Commons track at TNW2018, artists discussed just that.<p>We’ve highlighted the key takeaways:<p>Diana Wehmeier, CEO of PLASMA …

The Arts

Im Oval Office des deutschen Exils

• Das Haus im kalifornischen Pacific Palisades, in dem Thomas Mann während des Zweiten Weltkriegs mit seiner Familie gelebt hat, ist wiedereröffnet.<br>• Die …

Reise

Why these business tools are borderline genius for new-age entrepreneurs

They may provide you with limited features for a short amount of time, but they do help you get acquainted with the interface, understand the ease of use, and determine the relevance of the software to your specific needs.<p>It’s important to test before paying top dollar for task management tools (or …

Entrepreneurship

Kreativ Bund — Impressum

<b>Kompetenzzentrum Kultur- und Kreativwirtschaft des Bundes</b><br>u-institut Backes & Hustedt GbR<br>Jägerstraße 65<br>10117 Berlin<br>T +49 (0) 30 20 88 89 1-0<br>F +49 (0) …

Reise

Kreativpiloten gesucht: Bewirb dich jetzt mit Deiner Idee!

Anzeige. Die Initiative sucht nach kreativen Köpfen, die Mut und Engagement zeigen, und für die Digitalisierung und Veränderung nicht nur hübsche …

Bundesregierung

Why eight hours a night isn’t enough, according to a leading sleep scientist

For something that we spend a third of our lives doing (if we’re lucky), sleep is something that we know relatively little about. “Sleep is actually a relatively recent discovery,” says Daniel Gartenberg, a sleep scientist who is currently an assistant adjunct professor in biobehavioral health at …

Brainwaves

Merkel und Macron planen Revolution in EU-Forschung | Reuters

Berlin (Reuters) - Bei ihrem China-Besuch hat Angela Merkel hautnah zu spüren bekommen, wie schnell das Innovationstempo andernorts auf der Welt ist. Zusammen mit Frankreichs Präsident Emmanuel Macron will die Kanzlerin nun auch Europa bei der Forschung und Innovation Beine machen. Dafür haben die …

Wirtschaft

This Is The Secret To Finding Happiness And Confidence While Pursuing Goals

"The way to measure your progress is backward against where you started, not against your ideal."<p><b>"</b><b>The way to measure your progress is backward against where you started, not against your ideal."--</b> Dan Sullivan, THE GAIN AND THE GAP<p>Most people have a negative relationship with goal-setting. There's …

Happiness

5 Fehler bei der Gehaltsverhandlung

Vor kurzem kam eine Studentin zu mir und berichtete stolz von ihrem ersten Job. Was ich ihr nicht verriet: Sie hatte damit ihre Karriere bis auf …

5 Questions You Should Ask to Find Out If You Have a Good Business Idea or a Dud

Use this framework to answer the biggest question: Is this idea worth pursuing?<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It's frustrating to watch: So many innovative individuals and teams come up with new business ideas, yet struggle with how to screen the good ones …

Entrepreneurship

Stock photos of scientists reveal that science is mostly about staring

Sometimes at chickens<p>Science is mostly about white people staring, usually at colored liquids, but also sometimes at chickens and grass — at least, according to stock photos. So <i>real</i> scientists on Twitter are posting their favorite representation fails with the hashtag #BadStockPhotosOfMyJob.<p>The …

This Is How You Prepare to Nail the Interview for Your Dream Job

They know you're nervous. They want to see how you deal with it.<p>5 min read<p>I’ve talked with a lot of hiring managers over the years and most of them say they hope every interview goes well. The faster they find the right person for the job, the sooner they can move on to tackling other pressing …

Research Shows a Simple Way to Increase Your Engagement at Work

It is no secret that many employees face work environments that are not very engaging. A 2016 poll by the Gallup Organization shows that only 13% of employees worldwide are engaged at work. And when it comes to enhancing employees’ engagement (i.e., energy, enthusiasm, and focus), much of the …

Your resume should tell three stories

You may think of your resume as a list of places you’ve worked. A more effective approach is to think of your resume as a story you are telling about your experience.<p>Like all good stories, your resume should have some structure, with a clear path that shows how each stage of your career builds upon …

The Future of College Looks Like the Future of Retail

Similar to e-commerce firms, online-degree programs are beginning to incorporate elements of an older-school, brick-and-mortar model.<p><i>Updated on April 23, 2018</i><p>Online learning has come a long way since the turn of the millennium. It certainly hasn’t displaced traditional colleges, as its biggest …

College & University

How to Deal With Negative People Who Just Aren't Going Away

Maybe it's a relative or a colleague but real life includes people who scorn your optimism because they don't have dreams of their own.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Negative people love bringing others down. It can sometimes seem like that’s the only thing they enjoy …

Why the real promise of virtual reality is to change human connection

It’s not all about gaming<p>All the talk about virtual reality revolutionizing the gaming industry is “just first-day stuff,” says VR expert Peter Rubin. Forget 360-degree video and video games, he says. That’s just the beginning, and focusing too much on these uses takes away from the true potential …

The 30 Best Dream Pop Albums

With many of the lists we’ve assembled over the past few years, the parameters have been clear. To be considered Britpop, for example, a record had to be guitar-based, from the UK, and released during a certain period. We can argue endlessly about what’s a mixtape and what’s an album, but in …

New Brain Maps With Unmatched Detail May Change Neuroscience

Sitting at the desk in his lower-campus office at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, the neuroscientist Tony Zador turned his computer monitor toward me …

6 Ways to Show Your Employees You Appreciate Them -- Without Paying Them More

Valued employees are valuable employees. Show your people some love, and they'll respond with loyalty and higher productivity.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When it comes to retaining your best employees, more money isn't always the answer.<p>No one objects to a large …

The Scientific Paper Is Obsolete

Here’s what’s next.<p>The scientific paper—the actual form of it—was one of the enabling inventions of modernity. Before it was developed in the 1600s, results were communicated privately in letters, ephemerally in lectures, or all at once in books. There was no public forum for <i>incremental</i> advances. …

Mathematics

Revenge of the Introvert

After ten years as a psychologist practicing psychodynamic psychotherapy, I reclined on the couch of my own analyst feeling burdened by my chosen …

How To Stop Being So Hard On Yourself

Even the most confident person has moments of self-doubt (and if you don't, please teach us your ways).<p>But, as much as it can suck to doubt yourself, …

Berliner Institut für Gesundheitsforschung: Medizin von morgen

Das Berliner Institut für Gesundheitsforschung rekrutiert Spitzenwissenschaftler. Am Aufbau des Projektes gibt es aber auch Kritik.<p>Berlin. Das …

The brain learns completely differently than we’ve assumed, new learning theory says

(credit: Getty)A revolutionary new theory contradicts a fundamental assumption in neuroscience about how the brain learns. According to researchers …

Anxiety and Depression Are Symptoms, Not Diseases

It is very common when I first encounter a client struggling with mental health issues that they report their problem is that they feel anxious or …

„Juniqe"-Gründerin Lea Lange: „In der Gründerszene fehlt es an weiblichen Vorbildern"

Jeden Mittwoch sucht Lea Lange aktuell auf Sat.1 Deutschlands bestes Start-up. Mit BUNTE.de sprach die Gründerin über ihren Job und die Dreharbeiten …

15 Tips For Sounding Much More Professional At The Office

A little bit of rephrasing goes a long way.<p>"Using positive language in a negative situation can have a big impact on how you're remembered." —yourmate155<p>"It'll make them respect you more." —Inebriatedclusterfuk<p>"The phrase 'I assumed...' has a very negative connotation, and people will view it as …

19 Great Truths My Grandmother Told Me on Her 90th Birthday

<i>“I have seen and touched and danced and sang and climbed and loved and meditated on a lifetime spent living honestly. Should it all end tonight, I</i> …

Happiness

When Truth and Reason Are No Longer Enough

In his new book, Steven Pinker is curiously blind to the power and benefits of small-town values.<p>Enlightenment Now<p>By Steven Pinker<p>Viking<p>I’m a scientist at UC Berkeley—a card-carrying true believer in liberal Enlightenment values. Imagine that I meet a bright young woman in a small town in Wisconsin …

UC Berkeley