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'Memory Pinball' And Other Reasons You Need A Nap

We spend about one-third of our lives sleeping, but much of that function remains a mystery. <i>Weekend Edition Sunday</i> is asking some pretty fundamental, yet complicated, questions about why we do it and why we can't seem to get more of it.<p>Dr. Matthew Walker says the question of why we sleep remains …

Last reel: The death of the drive-in cinema?

<b>Nestled in a mountain valley on the border between the states of Vermont and New Hampshire, the half-century-old Fairlee Drive-in cinema is in danger of going out of business. It is a threat that drive-ins across the US face as new technology puts this most American night out at risk.</b><p>On a typical …

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What if Finland’s great teachers taught in U.S. schools?

Finland’s Pasi Sahlberg is one of the world’s leading experts on school reform and the author of the best-selling “Finnish Lessons: What Can the World Learn About Educational Change in Finland?” In this piece he writes about whether the emphasis that American school reformers put on “teacher …

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Successful Founders Share 4 Must-Have Skills To Bolster Any Career

Every career is different. But some skills cut across all of them. Here are four.<p>Some skills may be awesome but not in demand: While a sonnet might take your breath away, iambic pentameter doesn’t have a high market demand. But some skills by any industry are wanted just as sweetly–and as founders …

Bob Pozen, Master Of Extreme Productivity, Shares His 3 Most Effective Career Tips

Bob Pozen–Harvard Business School lecturer, prolific author, financial-industry heavyweight–tackles more in a month than you manage in a year (or something like that). Here, the productivity guru–efficiently!–shares what you really need to know about achieving peak career performance.<p>“No matter …

Susan Cain Helped Introverts Find Their Voice; Now, She’ll Teach Them To Embrace Public Speaking

Susan Cain made a splash with “Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking.” Now, she plans to help introverts overcome their fear of public speaking. Here are her tips for taking the stage successfully.<p>“Now I’m speaking for a living,” Susan Cain says, “which is so ironic for …

Build a Career Worth Having

We live in a time of chronic dissatisfaction in the workplace. Gallup’s 2013 State of the American Workplace study found that as many as 70% of working Americans were unfulfilled with their jobs, 18% to such an extent that they are <i>actively undermining</i> their co-workers. This is a marked increase in …

黃色小鴨(Festival TV: Rubber Duck)

There is something about it that is quite joyous.<p>It has a presence and an energy that when you see it,<p>you can't help sort of go, "Ahh, aren't you swee …

RealLife English – Connecting the World Through English

On this podcast we have shared a lot about Ethan and Chad's travels, but have you heard the incredible adventures of Justin[...]<p>Have you had a pretty …

Worksheets for Reading Strategies 閱讀策略學習單

大學畢業後,曾到知名的雜誌社應徵國際新聞編譯,一個人悶在會議室翻譯四小時的國際新聞稿,<br>那種感覺是很特別的,和自己在大學學的英語教學截然不同。<br>這十幾年來,因不同需求,或想自己挑戰,考過舊式、新式托福(iBT)、多益測驗。<br>跨越兩代不同的考試題型,在自己的教學上有不少的刺激:閱讀教學與試題編製的趨勢與精進 …

Three Differences Between Managers and Leaders

A young manager accosted me the other day. “I’ve been reading all about leadership, have implemented several ideas, and think I’m doing a good job at leading my team. How will I know when I’ve crossed over from being a manager to a leader?” he wanted to know.<p>I didn’t have a ready answer and it’s a …

6 Secrets Of Super Productive To-Do Lists

While it may appear simple, the to-do list is a many-splendored thing. Here are half a dozen ways to make yours splendid.<p>Just as there’s a difference between typing and writing, convulsing and dancing, and noshing and tasting, there’s a difference between emailing yourself about every project …

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Want To Conquer A New Skill? Do It Every Day

At the intersection of psychology and productivity lies a simple truth: To do something well, you must embrace quantity.<p>When you’re learning a new skill–whether developing dance moves or websites–quantity is way more important than quality.<p>Why? Over at Medium, entrepreneur-essayist Herbert Lui …

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The Art of Irresistible Email

Virginia was ready to pull out her hair. Why wasn’t anyone responding to her email?<p>As the director of training for a global professional services firm, she’d recently sent out a note explaining important changes to the summer training schedule and asking office directors to respond with their …

Avoiding the Soft “Yes”

It was undoubtedly a high-quality piece of work. The project team had spent the past six months designing a new strategy to accelerate growth in a critical emerging market for a multibillion-dollar multinational. The summary document had that rare combination: a compelling long-term vision and a …

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