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A psychiatrist's tips for maintaining professional boundaries online - Scope

For many doctors, it can be tough to maintain professional boundaries online. Recently, Stanford psychiatry resident Jessica Gold, MD, reflected on …

Stanford University

30 Books You Should Read Before You're 30

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Books
Innovation

9 Ways to Get Rich Quicker

Here at Kiplinger, we generally champion the art of getting rich slowly. “Don’t go for the home run,” Knight Kiplinger tells us in his classic column</b> …

Personal Finance

Weekend Reading: Missing Limbs, Missing Brother

What does it mean to lose a limb? The question contains the answer: it is a loss, a disfigurement that disturbs more than most because what is taken is part, literally, of who we are. This is perhaps why the severed leg or arm has become the most-discussed wound of Boston Marathon victims. “They …

What One Skill Do All Entrepreneurs Need to Succeed?

<b>Question by: Ashley</b><p>PERSEVERANCE<p><i>“Cash will run low, clients won’t close, team members will leave, the product will have bugs, and the roof will fall</i> …

Pat Metheny On Piano Jazz

On this <i>Piano Jazz</i> session, the Pat Metheny Trio, which includes star bassist Christian McBride and drummer Antonio Sanchez, drops by for a set of Metheny originals and a few Ornette Coleman tunes.<p>Metheny is one of the most critically acclaimed jazz musicians of the past 35 years. A tireless sonic …

5 Fun and Easy Ways to Make Extra Money

Would you like to make some extra money? Of course, we all would. The problem is that we’re always so busy with our day jobs, families, and other …

Embrace embarrassment - learn a second language!

So you wanna learn a second language during your stay abroad? Sure, classes, textbooks and flashcards work - but we've got some tips for busting through the I-sound-ridiculous-so-I'm-not-going-to-say-anything level to Oh-my-god-I'm-speaking-and-people-understand-me level. It'll take hard work. …

Language Learning
Leadership

10 Essential Online Tools You Should Be Using | Inc.com

Is your workflow stuck in the past? Check out the following tools to make your business more efficient:<p><b>1. Manage and collaborate more easily:</b> <b>Blossom</b><p>Blossom lets you drag to-do items from one list to another in an intuitive way, using an interface that feels like rearranging Post-it notes on a …

Apps

When We’re Hungriest for Leadership

Just three years ago we wrote a case study for Harvard Business Review based on a terror attack in our home city of Boston. That abstract, fictional situation has now come to painful life.<p>At the National Preparedness Leadership Initiative at Harvard, we study crisis leadership in many settings. We …

What It Means To Your Personal Brand When You Connect On LinkedIn

People look you up after they meet you. So be mindful of your network–so says LinkedIn founder Reid Hoffman.<p>It’s unsurprising that the founder of LinkedIn would write an essay about how your network is a major part of your identity. It’s kind of like Facebook telling you to job hunt on Facebook. …

Employment

How To Schedule Your Day For Peak Creative Performance

Are you a certified organizational ninja? It’s okay, nobody is–so steal this idea from career kickstarter Amber Rae, who shares her “Work, Play, Fit, Push” framework for getting things done while staying inspired.<p>About four years ago I started working for myself. I wanted the freedom and …

Creativity

Astonishing Hyper-Realistic Scenes Made With LEGO

It's rare that a collaboration can produce such magnificent results as this.<p>Nathan Sawaya (known to many as 'The Brick Artist' these days) is the …

10 Ways To Be Healthier In 10 Minutes Or Less

It seems like our favorite excuse: "There just aren't enough hours in the day." It gets us out of workouts, concocting nutritious homemade meals, sleeping enough.<p>But does health <i>have</i> to be a trade-off with time? A new study examined the time American adults spend on beneficial behavior and found …

50 Time Saving Tips for Small Businesses

As a small business owner, free time is probably not something you have a whole lot of. What you do have a lot of are tasks to accomplish and …

How Pixar Used Moore's Law to Predict the Future

Whether you call it a data-driven prediction or think of it as a self-fulfilling prophecy, Moore’s Law has been going strong. It’s approaching half a …

What Killed the New Electric Car

Fisker Automotive, maker of the Karma, a hundred-thousand-dollar electric-gas hybrid sports car, is in deep trouble. It’s laid off seventy-five per cent of its workforce, hasn’t produced a single car in nine months, and may well declare bankruptcy in the next couple of weeks. And opponents of the …

6 Small Investment Ideas When You Have Less Than $500

Contrary to popular belief, you don’t need to be rich to start investing. Even if you have less than $500 to invest, you can get in on some good …

How to Do Stop Motion Photography: An Introduction

In a perfect world the weather outside would always cooperate, if not invite us to get outdoors and take photographs. Unfortunately, that's always …

Good Employees Make Mistakes. Great Leaders Allow Them To.

As a business leader, I found that one of the scariest things to do was to give your people the freedom to make mistakes. While mistakes allow individuals to learn and grow, they can also be very costly to any company. Scared as I was, I knew that truly great leaders found ways to allow their …

Why The Happiest People Have The Hardest Jobs

Happiness is not about working the hardest; it’s about having the most challenging work. Harvard prof Rosabeth Moss Kanter explains.<p>“The happiest people I know are dedicated to dealing with the most difficult problems,” Rosabeth Moss Kanter writes for <i>HBR</i>. Whether reversing schools’ struggles, …

Happiness