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9 Ways to Inspire Student Inventors

According to the Torrance Test—which measures CQ, or creativity quotient—the United States has been declining in creativity since 1990. There has to …

What Every Leader Can Learn About Achieving Legendary Status, Courtesy of Madonna

With her authenticity, distinctive style, and unapologetic bravado, Madonna is a rare breed. Through challenge and triumph, she teaches us what it means to lead a legendary career.<p>All our lives, we're taught to fall in line--to conform to a set of standards that society deems acceptable.<p>When we …

How Rudeness Stops People from Working Together

Incivility can fracture a team, destroying collaboration, splintering members’ sense of psychological safety, and hampering team effectiveness. Belittling and demeaning comments, insults, backbiting, and other rude behavior can deflate confidence, sink trust, and erode helpfulness — even for those …

The Characteristics of Deaf Culture

The Characteristics of Deaf Culture<p>Updated on June 23, 2018<p>Over the course of many years, I worked for several agencies serving the deaf and hard of …

Download & Print Free Shepard Fairey Protest Posters for the Trump Inauguration

Shepard Fairey probably first crossed your radar when he drew the iconic "Hope" poster so associated with Barack Obama's 2008 campaign. Now, he …

I’ve Learned This the Hard Way: There’s No Such Thing as Cultural Appropriation

Last spring, a video of a black woman confronting a white man about his dreadlocks went viral. The video, recorded at San Francisco State, shows the …

These Things Happen To Your Brain When You're Anxious

<i>Mechanisms of Anxiety: (1) Overactivation of brain neurotransmission and neuronal firing; (2) Underinhibition of brain neurotransmission and neuronal</i> …

The Brain

Negative Judgements Reveal Lower Life Satisfaction

The negative people in your life, the haters, those that always assume the worst of others…<p>Should we feel sorry for them?<p>That may seem like a weird …

Stress at Work

Are you ever stressed at work?<p>Regardless of whether you see your work as a calling, a career or a job, you probably do experience stress from time to …

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