Keith Chan

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Two Towering Figures Collide On The World Stage In '1917'

Arthur Herman is most famous for his bestselling book from 2001, <i>How the Scots Invented the Modern World</i>, but he's started to find a pattern in writing history based around the collision of two great figures. <i>The Cave and the Light</i>, published in 2014, pitted Plato against Aristotle, and his 2008 book</i> …


The real reason manufacturing jobs are disappearing | Augie Picado

What we're missing in the debate about immigration | Duarte Geraldino

Future tech will give you the benefits of city life anywhere | Julio Gil

A global food crisis may be less than a decade away | Sara Menker

The History of the Cuban Missile Crisis

A practical way to help the homeless find work and safety | Richard J. Berry

How to build a company where the best ideas win

What if you knew what your coworkers really thought about you and what they were really like? Ray Dalio makes the business case for using radical …

The era of blind faith in big data must end | Cathy O'Neil

What moral decisions should driverless cars make? | Iyad Rahwan

When workers own companies, the economy is more resilient | Niki Okuk

Dare to refuse the origin myths that claim who you are | Chetan Bhatt

A smog vacuum cleaner and other magical city designs | Daan Roosegaarde

How to build a company where the best ideas win | Ray Dalio

What really motivates people to be honest in business | Alexander Wagner

Why we need to end the era of orphanages | Tara Winkler

Why Standardized Tests Are So Controversial

Why working from home should be standard practice

<i>iStock</i><p>And if your boss is on the fence, here’s a compelling case study — from economics professor Nicholas Bloom — to show her.<p>Quick — imagine a …

The Workplace

Author Simon Sinek Shares The Exact Definition Of A Leader In This Inspiring TED Talk

In today's excessively tough, overtly-competitive times, what is it that an entrepreneur absolutely must have?<p><b>In the words of ace entrepreneur,</b> …


Photographer dad composites his kids into the most hilarious scenarios

Usually, it’s a gradual transition, you go from zero kids to one kid to two. Gives you time to get used to the havoc. But sometimes, God blesses you …

How to design a library that makes kids want to read | Michael Bierut

Why glass towers are bad for city life -- and what we need instead | Justin Davidson

Lifesaving scientific tools made of paper | Manu Prakash

The human insights missing from big data | Tricia Wang

Learn to read Chinese ... with ease!

For foreigners, learning to speak Chinese is a hard task. But learning to read the beautiful, often complex characters of the Chinese written …

Two reasons companies fail -- and how to avoid them

Is it possible to run a company and reinvent it at the same time? For business strategist Knut Haanaes, the ability to innovate after becoming …

3 ways to spot a bad statistic

Sometimes it's hard to know what statistics are worthy of trust. But we shouldn't count out stats altogether ... instead, we should learn to look …

Einstein's Riddle

This is Einstein's riddle: There are five houses of different colors next to each other on the same road. In each house lives a man of a different …

Asking for help is a strength, not a weakness | Michele L. Sullivan