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An Entrepreneur's Secret Weapon: the Right Question

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Many years ago a senior executive VP of operations faced an awkward conversation. Upon arriving at work one Monday morning, she learned that the company’s VP of sales had thought it a good idea to swim naked at a client’s pool party over …

A 23-year-old woman scaled one of the world's deadliest mountains in a harrowing, 3-day climb

In August 2015, Sasha DiGiulian became the first woman to climb "murder wall" on the Eiger in Switzerland, one of the deadliest mountains in the world.<p>Since the 1930s, over 60 people have been killed trying to climb it. DiGiulian and her crew did it in three days.<p><i>Story and editing by Jeremy Dreyfuss</i>

How and Why We Lie at Work

Although every society condemns lying, it is still a common feature of everyday life. Research suggests that Americans average almost two lies per day, though there is huge variability between people. In fact, the distribution of lies follows Pareto’s principle: 20% of people tell 80% of the lies, …

Non, le monde n'est pas en train de sombrer dans le chaos | Slate.fr

Temps de lecture: 21 min<p>C'est un bon moment pour être pessimiste. L’organisation État islamique, la Crimée, Donetsk, Gaza, la Birmanie, le virus …