Himad Khan

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The 10 Paint Colors Designers Always Use

There's a reason they turn to these shades over and over again.<p>Choosing a paint color can be daunting, to say the least. Just a quick glance at a wall of swatches and chips is enough to make anyone dizzy. And one ill-advised choice can leave you questioning your taste forever ("Why did I ever like …

Where are the world's ants? First ever map detailing 15,000 species launched

The world’s first ever ant map showing the distribution of the tiny industrious creatures around the globe was launched on Thursday by the University of Hong Kong in a bid to shed more light on the insect world.<p>The colourful interactive online map which took four years to complete, displays the …

Asia Pacific

How Greece Became European

The troubled relationship between modern Greeks and their neighbors to the north and west—sometime admirers, sometime lenders, sometime detractors—helps explain today’s crisis.<p>Greece is the cradle of European civilization, but is it even in Europe?<p>The answer might seem obvious: The country is on …

What High Performers Want at Work

A high performer can deliver 400% more productivity than the average performer.<p>Despite this, when most managers look at workforce statistics, all employees tend to be lumped together into a category so broadly defined that it becomes difficult to take meaningful decisions. If your average employee …

From the Knowledge Economy to the Human Economy

Over the course of the 20th century, the mature economies of the world evolved from being <i>industrial</i> economies to <i>knowledge</i> economies. Now we are at another watershed moment, transitioning to <i>human</i> economies—and the shift has profound implications for management.<p>What do I mean by the human economy? …

How Your Language Affects Your Success [Infographic]

Do you sometimes use words like “I won’t,” “I can’t,” “I don’t know how,” and “I wish I could” in your self-talk or when conversing with others?<p>While …

Self-confidence

CEO of Trillion-Dollar Company Resigned After His Daughter Told Him How Much He Has Missed

<i>Updated Sept. 29, 6:12 pm</i><p>A 22-point list written by his 10-year-old daughter was all it took to change the trajectory of Mohamed El-Erian’s life, the …

Work-life Balance

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Trump administration picks Texas city as new tent site for immigrant children<p>Family of American student arrested in Vietnam speaks out<p>North Korean …

George Clooney's wedding weekend in Venice – in pictures

Day two of George Clooney’s wedding celebrations saw the groom, accompanied by his A-list guests, making his way in style down the Grand canal in Venice to the wedding dinner held at the Aman hotel where his bride, Amal Alamuddin, was waiting

Amal Alamuddin’s Wedding Dress: ​Behind the Scenes at Her Final Fitting with Oscar de la Renta

<i>For human-rights lawyer Amal Alamuddin’s fairy-tale wedding to George Clooney, only a dream dress would do. Enter Oscar de la Renta.</i><p>“He is the man every woman wants to hug!” Amal Alamuddin says happily. Surprisingly, the British-Lebanese human-rights barrister is not referring to George Clooney, …

Weddings

5 Powerful Notes to Write That Will Change Your Life

How? When you give, you also receive.<p>Phone calls are great. But when you want to say something important, writing a note, especially a handwritten note, can be even more powerful.<p>Why? Notes are unexpected. (Who writes letters anymore?) Notes can be savored. Notes can be saved. Notes can be pulled …

Positive Thinking

What 10 Things Should You Do Every Day To Improve Your Life?

Chris Pecoraro—Getty Images<p>Sam Edwards—Getty Images/Caiaimage<p>Jetta Productions—Getty Images<p>by nacoki ( MEDIA ARC )—Getty Images/Flickr RF<p>Reza …