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Whose error is it anyway? Error correction as improvisational game (from the Grammar and Beyond archives) | World of Better Learning

Language<p>Whose error is it anyway? Error correction as improvisational game (from the Grammar and Beyond archives)<p>Nigel Caplan<p>Share on Facebook<p>Share …

The Fascinating Ways Our Attitudes About Work Are Changing

From lying about our past jobs to how much time we spend getting ready for work. New survey data reveal what employees really think.<p>The world of work is rapidly changing, and, with it, employees’ attitudes about what’s acceptable on the job. Covering up that you were fired? Fine with many. Not …

10 Behaviors of Smart People

“Stupid is as stupid does.” The great irony of <i>Forrest Gump</i> was how insightful his simplistic sayings really were. Sort of the opposite of Peter …

Five Habits Of Creative People

Whether it’s getting into a routine or knowing when to give up, here are the habits creative people have cultivated.<p>There is no secret trick to becoming more creative, but the good news is creativity is a skill you can build.<p>That means that you can become more creative with the right time and …

Why Overthinking Is Holding You Back

Do you have a hard time quieting your thoughts and keeping your brain from going into overdrive? In addition to making you more stressed and anxious, new research suggests that a hyperactive mind could hinder your ability to perform simple tasks.<p>In a study published last week in the journal Nature …

How Introverts Can Network Without Changing Their Personalities

Meeting new people in social situations doesn’t have to be the most painful thing ever. Here’s how to network and stay true to who you are.<p>Introverts are making a lot of progress at work. Companies have begun recognizing the advantages introverts bring to the table and introverts are starting to …

15 Satisfying Low-Carb Breakfasts That Go Beyond Eggs

Eggs are great and all, but when it comes to low-carb breakfast choices a little variety is goes a long way. These 15 satisfying selections go beyond the usual scramble to infuse mornings with a little more excitement. You can enjoy knowing that these muffins, pancakes, breads and more won’t spike …

Breakfast

9 Protein Pancake Recipes That Prove You’re Doing Breakfast All Wrong

There’s something so comforting about pancakes, but they're usually reserved for Sunday mornings... and that's it. We want to change that, and these …

Quick English: Ensure, Assure and Insure

English has one of the largest vocabularies of all languages, and the only way we can keep this distinction is by having a number of words that mean …

10 British Slang Words You Should Know

In order to really master a new language, you need to learn to speak like the locals. Each country has its own collection of slang words, words that …

TOEFL vs IELTS: Which Exam Should You Take?

If English is not your first language and you are applying to a job or a University in an English-speaking country, it is likely that you may be …

9 Ways That Helped Me Make My First Million Dollars in Profit

Making a million dollars in revenue is hard. Making a million dollars in profit is even harder.<p>Every entrepreneur dreams of reaching his or her first …

15 Personality Traits of the Most Successful People | Inc.com

We all have our own definition of success. For many of us it's measured primarily in terms of money and wealth, but there are clearly other important aspects of success. Some people value the freedom to spend their time as they want, others value the ability to help those in need. Yet, whatever the …

10 Words to Use Instead of 'Busy'

Colleague: "How are you?"<p>You: "BUSY!"<p>Sound familiar?<p>We pride ourselves these days on our "busy-ness," as if being busy were a sign of achievement and value in and of itself.<p>Last spring, I wrote this post about how we can ban "busy" from our lives, and still get stuff done. Today I'm sharing …

A life lesson from a volunteer firefighter

Volunteer firefighter Mark Bezos tells a story of an act of heroism that didn't go quite as expected -- but that taught him a big lesson: Don't wait …

Heroism

When It's OK To Accept A Job You Don't Really Want

Belinda? In a cubicle? Is this a harbinger for the End of Days? I guess I won’t worry about picking up my dry cleaning.<p>One of my most talented and adventurous friends (I’m calling her Belinda to protect her privacy) is an accomplished photographer, videographer, activist and world traveler with at …

Top 10 Ways to Take Your Leadership From Good to Great | Inc.com

There are a lot of really good leaders out there in the world, but there are relatively few who are truly great. Great leaders are hard to find, but the good news is that any leader can become better and more effective by adopting some simple habits and then putting them to use every day.<p>I am a …

Team Building

Smart Entrepreneurs Use Resource Constraints to Win

Most entrepreneur that fail are quick to offer a litany of constraints that caused their demise -- not enough money, time, customers, or support from the right players. Ironically, as a startup investor and mentor, I have seen too many failures caused by just the opposite -- too much money spent …

How to Develop Situational Awareness | The Art of Manliness

There’s a scene at the beginning of <i>The Bourne Identity</i> where the film’s protagonist is sitting in a diner, trying to figure out who he is and why he …

The Science Behind How Boredom Benefits Creative Thought

Recent studies show that a little boredom in your day opens up the potential for more creative thinking.<p>Boredom gets a bad rap. Truly amazing ideas and offbeat solutions have often come from endless hours of daydreaming.<p>If space and time is what you need to make unusual connections, then why does …

How We Work, 2015: Patrick Allan's Gear and Productivity Tips

Every week, we share the shortcuts, workspaces, and productivity tips of our favorite experts. Today, we'll get a rare glimpse of a wild Lifehacker …

How many words do you know?

Check the box for each word you know at least one definition for.<p>(Don't check boxes for words you know you've seen before, but whose meaning you …

Smoking Doesn't Just Hurt Your Body — It Also Hurts Your Brain

Add this to the rap sheet of smoking cigarettes: The longtime foe of optimal health may not only be hurting our bodies, but going after our brains as …

Sip seasonal beers at Brew Detroit's new tasting room

Brew Detroit, the makers of Kid Rock's Badass American Lager and other brands, opened its tasting room today and began giving tours of its …

Conversation Countdown

You can have your first conversation in a new language exactly one week from now<p>Speaking another language can be easier than you imagine<p>"Now that …

10 Reasons Why Losing Your Sh*t Will Make Your Life Come Together

Being optimistic in life is a beautiful thing, but just like your weekend Fireball shots, it works best in moderation.<p>Monday through Friday, 9 am to …

8 Ways That Money Can Buy Happiness

Another paper from Harvard happiness expert Daniel Gilbert (author of the bestseller Stumbling on Happiness) spells out 8 ways we can spend our money …

The Magic Number For Meeting Attendees

Seven (plus or minus two), it turns out, is also a magic number when it comes to creating productive group dynamics.<p>There is a famous article in the annals of psychology that found most people are typically capable of remembering seven numbers at any given time. That's why we have seven-digit phone …

How did Lena Dunham, Mark Zuckerberg and Simon and Garfunkel find success?

<i>This post is in partnership with Entrepreneur. The article below was originally published at Entrepreneur.</i><i>com</i><i>.</i><p>Being a 50-year-old guy, I don’t think …

Here’s a breakdown of the philosophy Richard Branson used to start over 400 companies

Richard Branson founded his first business, Student magazine, after dropping out of high school at age 15.<p>He soon cofounded the Virgin record store, which then grew into a record label. After 10 years of great success, Branson left his business partners dumbfounded when he announced he wanted to …