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10 Questions to Ask When Making Your Personal Life Awesome

Having a life outside of work is typically a tall order -- and sometimes not even an option -- for time-strapped entrepreneurs and other busy professionals. Never mind having a happy, organized and fulfilling one. But being all work and no play doesn't just lead to a dull, dissatisfying personal …

Productivity

The Week In Numbers: New Dinosaur Discovered, The World's Largest Virus, And More

<b>2014</b>: the year this aerodynamic, flying saucer-like research station is set to open in Antarctica<p><b>15 feet</b>: the length of a new cow-like dinosaur discovered in Utah<p><b>1 week</b>: the time it would take Earth's average global surface temperature to drop below 0 degrees Fahrenheit if the sun went out<p><b>$1,350</b>: …

10 Ways You're Killing Your Credibility

Credibility is everything in the business world. It's hard to build but easy to destroy. And your success depends on it.<p>In the business world, your credibility is everything. It tells people whether they can count on you. It tells your customers, employees, bosses, and coworkers what they can …

7 Practices of People Who Experience a Fulfilled Life

A fulfilled life has a combination of meaning, love, security, productivity and happiness; it is not only a good life but a pleasant and a meaningful one. Based on my experience both as a psychology practitioner and a researcher, people who have their basic needs like food and shelter met and …

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FORTUNE — Napping behind the wheel of Google’s autonomous car while zooming down the highway is possible, theoretically. But is it legal? Who’s liable if there’s a crash? Will car owners need specific training?<p>California officials are trying to draft rules for autonomous vehicles, the futuristic …

The Geniuses At Harvard Business School Just Came Up With These 14 Startup Ideas

The Field Immersion Experiences for Leadership Development 3 program is a 10-week crash course in building a company from scratch with a limited budget, and on a tight deadline.<p>Steven Sinofsky, the former president of Microsoft's Windows Division, worked with a section of about 90 students this …

MONEYBALL AT WORK: They've Discovered What Really Makes A Great Employee

That's all changing.<p>As Dan Shapero, LinkedIn's VP of Talent Solutions and Insights puts it, "Recruiting has always been an art, but it's becoming a science."<p>Using new tracking and analytic tools, researchers have learned to value things like adaptability, social and emotional intelligence, …

Employment

Los Alamos Lab Has Had A Secret Quantum Internet For Two Years

Quantum networking could enable the most secure communication possible.<p>The central principle of quantum mechanics--that the act of measuring a quantum object actually changes it--has some pretty amazing potential in the world of cryptography. And Los Alamos National Laboratory just revealed that it …

Rules For Freelancers, A Witty Comic Showing How to Be a Victorious Freelance Artist

“Rules For Freelancers” is a witty comic on Incidental Comics by Grant Snider showing us how to be a victorious freelance artist. Grant drew the …

Gray Hair Cure? European Scientists Make Exciting Discovery

Hair dye might just become a thing of the past when it comes to the battle against grays.<p>According to a European study, scientists have discovered the trick to fighting the cause of gray hair rather than the symptom itself. The new research, published in The FASEB Journal, focuses on the root of …

Time To Get Serious on Student Loan Debt

If I've heard it once I've heard it a thousand times from my Republican colleagues: we have to stop passing debt onto the backs of future generations. There's plenty of room to debate how best to achieve that goal but not enough attention is being given to the crushing debt being placed on the …