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How to Disagree with Someone More Powerful than You

Your boss proposes a new initiative you think won’t work. Your senior colleague outlines a project timeline you think is unrealistic. What do you say when you disagree with someone who has more power than you do? How do you decide whether it’s worth speaking up? And if you do, what exactly should …

These To-Do List Methods Will Help You Finally Get Organized

Everyone works differently, so we’ve gathered nine different approaches to organizing your daily tasks.<p>For as long as I can remember, I’ve always been on a mission to create the perfect to-do list. I’ve tested multiple apps from Evernote, Any.do, to Wunderlist. I’ve used physical and digital …

These are the 5 “super skills” you need for jobs of the future

Work is changing, so to stay ahead you’ll need to master these skills that you probably didn’t learn in college.<p>Chances are your job description has changed over the past five years. Or maybe your role didn’t even exist a short time ago. The workplace of today and the future looks quite different …

Indiana University

Here's what it's like to drive trains on London's Tube — one of the most complicated subway systems in the world

Business Insider joined a Bakerloo line driver on her daily routine driving a train on the London Underground.<p>Jackie Moriarty has been a driver for 19 years, she told us the things she likes, dislikes, and has experienced while working for Transport for London.<p>Being a Tube driver can be quite …

43 and counting… station branding is doing wonders for Delhi Metro revenue

Some of the prominent stations that have been renamed are MG Road, Huda City Centre, Noida City Centre, ITO, Janpath among others.<p>Written by | New …

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15 Top Leadership Books Every Current or Future Boss Should Read

Since Robert K. Greenleaf wrote his seminal essay, <i>The Servant as Leader</i>, the servant leadership movement has risen from obscurity to the very principles of how the most successful companies on the planet operate and profit.<p>Roughly one-third of those companies are regularly featured in <i>Fortune</i> …

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8 Great Things to do in St Augustine Florida

St Augustine Florida is USA’s oldest city, the longest continuously occupied European settlement in the United States. San Agustin was originally …

Governing in the Age of the Artificially Intelligent City

The last few years have seen cities around the world embarking on the journey to make their infrastructure and operations more intelligent. Not only …

Artificial Intelligence

L.A. mayor thinks a monorail over the 405 Freeway could tame traffic gridlock

Politicians have long sought to link the San Fernando Valley and the Westside via a rail line so commuters can avoid the 405 Freeway’s notorious traffic.<p>On Tuesday, Mayor<p>Eric Garcettiraised a new idea to relieve the traffic bottleneck.<p>The advantage of monorails<p>Garcetti wants to consider a monorail, …

Someone killed a congressional inquiry into America’s sky-high transit construction costs

The life and death of great American GAO reports.<p>Mass transit construction costs in the United States appear to be far higher than what European countries pay for comparable projects.<p>The Second Avenue Subway in New York City, for example, is being built at a cost of nearly $1.7 billion per …

Giant Lou Reed, Philip Glass Portraits Decorate NYC’s New Second Ave Subway

On New Year’s Day, the MTA opened the brand new Second Avenue subway line in New York City. The 86th Street station features a series of large scale works by Chuck Close, including portraits of Lou Reed and Philip Glass, Brooklyn Vegan reports. See images of the nine-foot-tall mosaic pieces below. …

Artist ‘Roadsworth’ Uses Public Streets as a Canvas for Art and Activism | Colossal

<p>One might not think that parking lots, crosswalks, and other broad asphalt expanses would be particularly amenable to artwork, but for …

IBM Is Counting on Its Bet on Watson, and Paying Big Money for It

Watson, can you grow into a multibillion-dollar business and become the engine of IBM’s resurgence?<p>IBM is betting its future that the answer is yes. Its campaign to commercialize Watson, the company’s version of artificial intelligence technology, stands out, even during the current A.I. frenzy in …

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7 Cities That Are Starting To Go Car-Free

By Adele Peters5 minute Read<p>After over a hundred years of living with cars, some cities are slowly starting to realize that the automobile doesn’t …

The KickMap New York iPhone app wins Halloween...

Central Madrid Rolls Out a Tough-Love Plan to Limit Cars

Spain's capital city aims to unclog its highly trafficked center by putting the hurt on drivers' wallets.<p>Drive a car into central Madrid and expect to receive a €90 ($115 U.S) ticket soon after. That’s the radical new rule beginning this January, when the Spanish capital will launch measures to …

An Intricate Hand-Lettered Alphabet That Is Inspired By 26 Cities In The World

<b>Art graduate</b> Rebecca Mah has created a series of drop cap alphabet, taking inspiration from places around the world.<p><b>The project</b>, titled “Culture …

The Year That Cars Took the Roads Away from Pedestrians

In a new essay for Collectors Weekly, Hunter Oatman-Stanford and Peter Norton, author of <i>Fighting Traffic</i>, examine the history of the automobile in …

The Surprisingly Stressful Life of a Greek Presidential Guard

Abandoned America

A Roadmap of Abandoned America<b><br>07th December 2017</b><p>If you're looking to explore Abandoned America, here's your map to the best content on the site.<p>Once …

Bicycling: An American Tradition

More than 100 years ago, Americans embraced bicycling as a great way to get around. This infographic outlines how, after decades of designing streets …

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01 of 10<p>All About Maine Coon Cats and Kittens<p>Due to their, ahem, hefty bodies and good, cuddly nature, Maine Coon cats are often referred to as the …

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The best things to do in Central Park

Best things to do in Central Park<p>1<p>Restaurants, American<p>Rock the boat<p>Central Park<p>Take a romantic paddle around the Lake (one-hour $15, each additional …

The best things to do in NYC according to locals and Time Out Editors

101 best things to do in NYC<p>1<p>Attractions, Parks and gardens<p>The High Line<p>Chelsea<p><i>“Recline on the High Line’s wooden lounges. It’s a really calming,</i> …

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