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Different Kinds of Moms Have Babies at Different Times of Year

(Photo: Dave Herholz)<p>We’ve written in the past about the relationship between a child’s month of birth and a variety of later outcomes. In</i> …

Chinese flock to UK stores

The number of Chinese tourists visiting the UK has risen by more than 800pc in 10 years — and they are spending more on tax-free shopping than visitors from anywhere else in the world.<p>Chinese visitors last year spent an average of £737 per trip, a 50pc year-on-year increase, according to global …

Creativity Is Really Just Persistence, And Science Can Prove It

We already knew that, as Woody Allen has pointed out, success is overwhelmingly about showing up. Now fresh studies help us understand why that is.<p>If we want to be super creative, we have to learn to be super dedicated. It’s a hardworking thing, as <i>War of Art</i> scribe Steven Pressfield has …

How To Answer The Interview Question 'How Much Money Do You Currently Make?'

You’re sitting in a job interview and everything has been going great. You’re feeling really good about how you’ve responded to all the questions so far. Then, the hiring manager asks, <i>“How much money do you currently make?”</i> or <i>“How much salary do you expect?”</i> Your heart races and you begin to sweat. …

5 Metrics Every Marketer Needs to Keep an Eye On

No matter what your business, you need to know how you're doing when it comes to bringing fresh new leads in and converting those leads into sales.<p>Every Tuesday afternoon at 3 p.m., you'll find me in our recurring marketing team meeting we fondly refer to as "Triple S," which stands for "Sell Some …