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Le décrochage français, ...à l'œuvre depuis 25 ans

Le déclin, c’est maintenant ! Que la France perde des places dans les classements internationaux c’est, pourrait-on dire dans la nature des choses, …

Idées Missionnaires

Par Charles Gave<br>30 juin, 2014<p>Toynbee, le grand historien Anglais, expliquait que le monde était mené par ce qu’il appelait des « idées missionnaires …

Edmund Phelps : "L’état de l’Europe est aussi dû au déclin de l’innovation"

Edmund Phelps<p>J’ai convenu de rencontrer Edmund Phelps, directeur du Centre sur le capitalisme et la société de l’Université de Columbia, au Kongress …

2 ans de hollandisme : maintenant, le chômage est vraiment la conséquence de la politique du président

Jusqu'à récemment, le Président Hollande ne s'est pas privé d'insister sur la situation dans lequel il a trouvé le pays pour justifier les mauvaises …

10 Lessons I Learned from a Year of Productivity Experiments

Over the last 12 months I have conducted countless productivity experiments on myself, interviewed some of the most productive people in the world, …

Can the Great Recession ever be repaired? | Financial Times

The US employment report on Friday was notable because it showed that the number of jobs in the American economy now exceeds the high point reached …

Why We Humblebrag About Being Busy

We have a problem—and the odd thing is we not only know about it, we’re celebrating it. Just today, someone boasted to me that she was so busy she’s averaged four hours of sleep a night for the last two weeks. She wasn’t complaining; she was <i>proud</i> of the fact. She is not alone.<p>Why are typically …

The Sharing Economy Holds Promise for More Goods to Be Offered at Near Zero Marginal Cost

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>A new economic system is entering onto the world stage. The collaborative commons is the first new economic paradigm to take root in recent years and is allowing hundreds of millions of people to produce information, energy, and goods and …

Le communautarisme exacerbé des élites

Ces catégories d’individus qui ont par fonction ou par délégation le pouvoir de “dire” et de “faire” au nom et pour les autres – politiques, …

The 6 Best Ways to Build Website Traffic

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>This excerpt is part of Entrepreneur.com's Second-Quarter Startup Kit which explores the fundamentals of starting up in a wide range of industries.</i><p><i>In Start Your Own e-Business, the staff at Entrepreneur Press and writer Rich Mintzer</i> …

Unemployment Is About to Fall a Lot Faster than Predicted

The recovery from the Great Recession has been slow and painful, especially when it comes to jobs. The unemployment rate, which peaked at 10% in October 2009, is still an unpleasantly high 6.3% (compared with 4.4% before the recession), and many economists are saying it won’t go much lower anytime …

10 Maya Angelou Quotes That Will Lift You Up

When Maya Angelou passed away on Wednesday, the world lost not only a revered author and poet, but a guiding light for humanity.<p>Angelou's ability to …

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Par Yoann Coumes-Gauchet, co-fondateur et directeur d'exploitation chez WheShareBonds<p>Par Frédéric Watine, fondateur de OSCARh après 30 ans …

Les europhiles sont en train de détruire l'Europe et, cette fois, c’est l’éditorialiste prix Nobel du New York Times qui le dit

Dans une tribune publiée vendredi, l'éditorialiste nobelisé Paul Krugman estime que le projet européen est en danger. S'il a tenu ses promesses sur …

L'extrême droite est devenue russophile. Voici une plongée dans les mystères du pourquoi et du comment | Slate.fr

Temps de lecture: 7 min<p>Ces dernières semaines, de nombreux articles, dans la presse nationale comme internationale, ont souligné les proximités entre …

15-Minute Morning Workout Routine | The Art of Manliness

Adrian Peter Schmidt was born in the Alsace-Lorraine region of what is now France in 1872. His genetics and circumstances did not point to a future …

The Ultimate Body-Weight Workout

Build strength and torch fat from the comfort of anywhere with the ultimate no-weights workout plan<p>Guys can be wary of body-weight exercises for building muscle. But that's only because they treat them differently than free-weight and machine-based moves.<p>"If you stop doing hundreds of reps and …

What Science Says About Race and Genetics

A longstanding orthodoxy among social scientists holds that human races are a social construct and have no biological basis. A related assumption is …

How to Make People Like You: 6 Science-Based Conversation Hacks

So you want to know how to make people like you? It’s easier than you think.<p>A while back I posted about how to master conversation skills. Here are 6 …

The Best Lecture I’ve Ever Heard

Mr. Frost, my superb economics teacher in England, once shared the story of two people talking about a lecture given by the late Milton Friedman, the father of Monetarism. The first said, “Twenty years ago, I went to the worst lecture I’ve ever heard! Friedman gave it and I still remember how he …

3 Myths That Kill Strategic Planning

In its simplest form, strategic thinking is about deciding on which opportunities to focus your time, people, and money, and which opportunities to starve. One of history’s greatest strategic thinkers, Napoleon Bonaparte summed it up this way: “In order to concentrate superior strength in one …

10 Simple Things Productive People Do Better (And So Can You)

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Productive people appear to have the ability to do it all, but that’s only an appearance. The truth is they’ve figured out some important lifestyle habits, that while simple, most of us have not yet mastered.<p>Here are 10 simple things that …

This Tech Visionary Has A New Plan To Help You Do Your Job

ServiceNow had an awesome IPO in 2012, the first company to go public after Facebook's IPO disaster, and has been firing on all thrusters ever since. It just reported a solid beat-the-street quarter, too, telling investors that it expects to grow 2014 revenues by about 55% to finish at $652 million …

The Secret to a Three-Day Workweek

I graduated from college a year early—not because I was a brilliant academic but because I knew how to manage my time and resources extremely well. I …

Y a-t-il un plan pour sauver l'industrie? | Slate.fr

Temps de lecture: 5 min<p>À force de tergiverser sur la nature des mesures politiquement correctes pour relancer la compétitivité, à force de discuter …

This Personality Trait Predicts Success

"It's emerging as one of the primary dimensions of successful functioning across the lifespan," Paul Tough writes in "How Children Succeed." "It really goes cradle to grave in terms of how people do."<p>Tough says that people who test high in conscientiousness get better grades in school and college, …

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Le monde de demain ? Un monde qui se scinde…

Si les brumes de la crise tardent à se dissiper et que le monde de demain reste à imaginer, déjà, ses contours se dessinent; à partir de ces réalités …

Managing People on a Sinking Ship

When your business is facing declining sales, a potential buy-out, or even certain closure, how do you manage people who are likely panicking about their future? Can you keep your team’s motivation and productivity up? The short answer is yes: Even when it’s clear that a company’s in trouble, there …

Un conseil pour stimuler la créativité: lève-toi et marche | Slate.fr

Temps de lecture: 2 min<p>Ils sont nombreux les génies qui avaient cette petite manie de la promenade. Il y a Kant et son tour quotidien effectué à …

Thanks to the Recession, Millennials Are Actually Pretty Frugal

Remember all those articles in the early aughts about how millennials were egotistical, privileged brats who copied whatever Paris Hilton did? (Side …