Wesley Chua

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While Corals Die Along The Great Barrier Reef, Humans Struggle To Adjust

Thirty miles off the shore of Port Douglas, Australia, tourists jump into the water of the outer reef. On their dive, they see giant clams, sea turtles and a rainbow of tropical fish, all swimming above brightly colored coral.<p>On a boat, marine biologist Lorna Howlett quizzes the tourists in the …

Uber’s board meets tomorrow to discuss the ‘ugly’ Holder report and possible management changes

Sources said recommendations made from the investigation of the toxic culture of the car-hailing company will be considered by its directors.<p>According to sources close to the situation, Uber’s full board will meet tomorrow (June 11) morning to consider a series of recommendations — which could …

Yes, You Can Train Yourself To Be More Creative. Here's How.

People often think that creativity is something you're born with or you're not. "My sister is the creative one in the family; she goes to art school," you might hear an accountant say. Advertising agencies even label their departments as such: project managers deal directly with clients, while …

Everything You Need to Know About Brexit

From how it actually happened to what it means for the future of Britain, as told by the voices of the Internet.<p>A lot happened during the voting that …

European Union

10 Carbs You Don't Have to Cut During Your Quest for a Six Pack

Turns out, there are some you're going to want to keep around.<p>For <i>years</i> we've been hearing that cutting carbs should be a cornerstone of most diets when you're trying to lose weight—but not so fast.

7 Life-Changing Skills You Can Learn Even If You're Broke

Skills are the gateway to a better quality career and life.<p>The problem is, money is tight for most of us after covering rent/mortgage, car payments, …

Self-improvement

10 Daily Habits That Will Radically Improve Your Life

Platitudes won’t help you. I know, I’ve tried to implement them all. They’re frustrating.<p>Go for it! Live for today! Stay motivated!<p>No kidding.<p>I’m …

6 Secrets To Perform Better And Even Excel At Work

Does it ever feel like the things you want to accomplish always end up on the back burner? If the answer to that question is “yes,” you’re not alone. …

Motivation

10 Tips to Make Your Next Business Trip More Productive and Profitable

How to fire up the after-burners on your next sojourn.<p>I'd be the first to admit I'm neither productive nor frugal when it comes to business travel. I consider it a major win when I depart, and arrive, on or close to schedule. Everything else is gravy.<p>To be honest, when I compare my in-air work …

15 Frankly Quite Bizarre, Yet Delicious Recipes

1<p>This recipe was one we were a little scared of. The fruit we found in the box looked prehistoric and is definitely not the kind of thing we’re used …

Management vs Leadership, Part One

For this post, I’d like to take a shot at a very sacred cow (at least for some folks) – <i>management vs leadership</i>. Frankly, I can already tell this is …

Cook These Dishes On Sunday, Eat Healthier Throughout The Week

You got this.<p>With the right foods waiting for you in the fridge, eating healthy is a breeze. But what recipes to make? Lucky for you, we have five perfect dishes that'll encourage you to make healthy choices all week.<p>As part of our month-long Eat Well, Feel Great Challenge, we found recipes for you …

4 Habits Of Smart Companies With Insanely Productive Employees

Google finds the one trait that all successful teams have. These 4 habits will help you develop that trait.<p><b>This is a guest post from Brian Scudamore, founder and CEO of O2E Brands, the 100M company group of 1-800-GOT-JUNK?, You Move Me, Wow 1 Day Painting, and Shack Shine</b><p>In 2012, Google brought …

How to Deal With a Workaholic Boss Who Demands Too Much

So, your boss is a workaholic and expects you to emulate her? Whether that means working ridiculous hours, inhaling lunch at your desk (or skipping …

Work-life Balance

How to Attract Good Luck: 4 Secrets Backed by Research

Ever had a run of bad luck? It feels like the world is actively conspiring against you.<p>Ever wonder if you can improve your luck? And I don’t mean …

Organize Your Way to Calmer Days

The kids are in bed, you sit down on the couch, and you are surrounded by piles of toys. You are too tired to do anything about it, but you can't fully relax b/c you feel a little guilty for not cleaning up.<p>You sit down at your desk, ready to work, but you keep getting distracted by stray notes …

Siblings

China just sent Europe into bear market. U.S. next?

China sure is playing a larger role on the global (economic) stage now.<p>The Chinese government's attempts to manipulate its currency and stock market this year have caused a global panic. As China goes, so goes much of the world now.<p>China's own market has plunged into bear market territory -- a …

Rethinking productivity across the construction industry - The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU)

Report Summary<p>Low productivity has been a constant drumbeat in the construction industry, raising costs and adding risk and waste across project life …

8 Principles to Keep in Mind to Reach an Unprecedented Level of Productivity

Being a leader of a company or organization is certainly a difficult and often frustrating position – but it can also be tremendously …

Leadership

How to Eat Clean When Your Purse is Lean

When you are on a budget, it's easy to feel deprived. Clean eating might be a real challenge, but it is important to know that you can eat healthily …

No One Told You the Book List for Improving Leadership Skills? I Will

Is your house full of clutter?<p>Are you looking for some help to finally get things under control?<p>Decluttering is the act of removing clutter, or all …

“Busy” people are actually not that productive

<i>This post originally appeared at LinkedIn. Follow the author here.</i><p>Being busy has somehow become a badge of honor. The prevailing notion is that if you aren’t super busy, you aren’t important or hard working. The truth is, busyness makes you <i>less</i> productive.<p>When we think of a super busy person, we …

Time Management

How to kick negative self-talk to the curb

Erica Bartlett has spent most of her adult life saying horrible things to herself. As a heavy teenager, her greatest hits included: "I'm so ugly. No one will ever be attracted to me. I can't stand to see how big I look in the mirror. I have no willpower around brownies."<p>DailyBurn: 6 Signs That …

Happiness

How to Rest Your Overworked Mind

In the go-go-go world of today we need to be sure we’re giving our mind ample opportunity to rest and relax — recognizing when we need a mental break.<p>…