Joseph Donato

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Now That Trump Won: 10 Plagues Unearthed by This Election We Need to Face

This election laid bare what has long plagued us.<p>The clash between Trump and Clinton slit open the underbelly of America and a toxic stew has oozed …

Critical thinking: An essential skill in today’s workplace

A generation ago, a typical complaint about errant employees was a lack of common sense—“not as common,” the bosses would say.<p>But with the rise of …

Here is the Simplest Critical Thinking Process for Learners to Know

How would your learners like a foolproof critical thinking process to help them with learning? If you’ve been searching for one, you’re in luck …

The Taxonomy of Logical Fallacies: A Venn Diagram

<b>The Taxonomy of Logical Fallacies</b> was created in 2012 by Franklin Veaux. In it, Veaux uses a Venn diagram to demonstrate roughly 40 overlapping …

Here's everything coming to Netflix in December that you should watch

Other originals include two comedy specials, an Adam Sandler-led comedy film, and a documentary crime series.<p>The final season of "Parenthood" is also making its way to the site, as well as all seven seasons of Showtime's "Nurse Jackie."<p>Here's everything you should check out come December on Netflix:<p>…

How to Use Mind Maps to Unleash Your Brain's Creativity and Potential

Mind mapping is one of the best ways to capture your thoughts and bring them to life in visual form. Beyond just note-taking, though, mind maps can …

Time Management Doesn't Exist, But Here's What Does...

I never understood time, even from a young age I couldn’t understand how time actually existed in this world. As a result I had a thirst to find our …

Time Management

10 Morning Habits of Successful People That You Should Learn

10 Ways to Beat Procrastination

Is there something in your life that you’ve been putting off?<p>Maybe you’re “planning” to start a big project next month. Perhaps you keep saying …

This Is How I Stop Procrastination.

It can be hard to stay self-motivated when you’re facing your computer screen. Life gets in the way, and that new Netflix release can look awfully …

A famous British philosopher explains the surprising root of all procrastination

You tell your friend you can't meet for drinks tonight because you're too busy. You cancel your morning meeting because you're already running late on completing your project.<p>Finally, you have a full day ahead of you. Hours pass and you have done plenty of things — but not the project that pushed …

8 Amazing Coloring Books For Adults to Challenge the Artist in You

Coloring books had a bad rap when many of us were in grade school. Art teachers especially disliked them because they "stifled" creativity. Our parents, however, rather liked them -- they provided quiet time when mom wanted a nap or a great back-seat activity on long car trips. We just saw them as …

10 Great Shows on Netflix Right Now That You’re Probably Not Watching

In the pantheon of great shows that were gone too soon, <i>Terriers</i> may have been the greatest and the gone-est. After one season on FX, the buddy …

Ditch the Tonic: The 10 Best Gins to Drink Straight

Bruichladdich has been making Scotch since 1881. It wasn’t until 2004 that Master Distiller Jim McEwan started seriously thinking about making a gin …

Characters from Classic Paintings Are Inserted into the Modern World

Ukrainian artist Alexey Kondakov unites the past and present by giving characters from classic paintings the chance to explore our modern world. The artist skillfully utilizes Photoshop to insert vintage muses in stores, on buses, on stairwells, and in the midst of urban alleyways for his ongoing …

5 Morning Rituals To Start Your Day With Magic

Ever switched off your alarm and immediately dived into emails, texts, and Instagram — only to later ask yourself why you feel so frazzled? I’ve been …

Why Public Schools Don't Teach Critical Thinking -- Part 2

While state education departments are the first reason why public schools don't teach critical thinking, community pressure against it is the second. While some communities do welcome critical inquiry as an essential part of a good education, others do not, rejecting critical thinking as dangerous …

Science finds a new way to tell if someone you know may be a psychopath

No matter how well you did in Psychology 101 in college, it’s still not a good idea to run around trying to diagnose people you know with …

This popular 'smart pill' enhances brain function with an added benefit

In the years since, modafinil has become popular for another, off-label use: to boost a person's cognitive abilities — an effect that hadn't been thoroughly studied by scientists.<p>Now a team of researchers has reviewed the literature to find that modafinil does, in fact, increase a number of …

Validation: Beyond Empathy

I have a tendency to talk incessantly about empathy. And if you're my devoted readers, you know that empathy means conveying that you really understand another person's point of view, completely. You don't have to share the same perspective, but you 100 percent genuinely understand what they mean. …

Do What You Love Interview – Oliver Burkeman | Do What You Love

Author and journalist Oliver Burkeman wants us all to be happier. Or at least less unhappy. Or perhaps just happy-ish if that’s more realistic. Each …

Happiness

Life Tips From The Ph.D. Who's Discovering How Meditation Changes Your Brain

Britta Hölzel is not your typical yoga teacher. Or your typical Ph.D. neuroscientist.<p>In recent years, during fellowships at Harvard Medical School and elsewhere, Hölzel has co-authored a range of studies focused on the intersection of two great passions of her life, how meditation and yoga affect …

These Jedi Mind Tricks Will Help You Meet Deadlines--Always | Inc.com

If you're a chronic procrastinator, science offers plenty of cures, from forgiving yourself for past lapses to strengthening your sense of identity. But what if you're not by nature the type to put things off and instead simply have a mountain of to-do list items and a bunch of scary, looming …

Rapture

JavaScript is disabled<p>You need to enable JavaScript to use SoundCloud<p>Taken from the album 'Rapture' out 16 Feb (UK) and 17 Feb (US). Pre-order the …