Matt Chrzaszcz

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A Work of Fiction That Will Make You Feel Pleasantly Insane

Three-quarters of the way through Claire-Louise Bennett’s début collection, “Pond,” there’s a story called “Morning, 1908” that altered my state of consciousness like a drug. It begins simply, with the collection’s unnamed narrator, who lives mostly in solitude on the west coast of Ireland, …

See Which Health Supplements Aren't Backed By Science

There are a lot of fad diets and articles out there that tell you which commonplace and obscure supplements you should be adding to your diet. But …

The Management Thinker We Should Never Have Forgotten

Gothenberg, Sweden, is a long way to travel from Boston for a breakthrough idea in management — especially one that is more than 40 years old. I made the journey to attend a health care confab where Don Berwick, the former head of the Institute for Healthcare Improvement, based in Cambridge, …

A Nobel prize nominee’s step-by-step guide to improving emotional intelligence

• It is highly correlated with stellar work performance. Studies show emotional competencies to be twice as important as cognitive competencies for doing outstanding work, even among engineers.<br>• Emotionally intelligent leaders and managers are far more effective than leaders or managers low on …

Think Less, Think Better

A FRIEND of mine has a bad habit of narrating his experiences as they are taking place. I tease him for being a bystander in his own life. To be fair, we all fail to experience life to the fullest. Typically, our minds are too occupied with thoughts to allow complete immersion even in what is right …

How A Toronto-Based Storytelling App Is Becoming A Hollywood Idea Factory

By Nicole LaPorte8 minute Read<p>For a few years now, the Toronto-based storytelling app Wattpad has been a crucial piece of Hollywood marketing. After …

5 Proven Hacks to Increase Self-Control

Though the prevailing theory among scientists says self-control is a limited resource that becomes depleted the more you use it, newer research suggests it's actually something you can activate in various ways.<p>After a long day at the office, happy hour sounds like sweet, sweet relief. But, let us …

Self Control

What Kurt Vonnegut Taught Us about the Science of Happiness.

Kurt Vonnegut, one of the best writers of any lifetime, once wrote a sentence that—if you recite it—can literally expand your capacity for …

One Hard Thing You Have to Do to Be Happy, Healthy and Successful

Think about the most common problems we deal with in our lives – from laziness to lack of exercise to unhealthy diets to procrastination, and so …

Sweet drug clears cholesterol, reverses heart disease—and was found by parents

Here’s how parents of kids with rare disease found what may be blockbuster drug.<p>Two parents’ quest to save their twin daughters’ lives from a rare, …

Ocean farmers are using technology to start an economic revolution and save humanity

I’m a fisherman who dropped out of high school in 1986 at the age of 14. Over my lifetime, I’ve spent many nights in jail. I’m an epileptic. I’m asthmatic. I don’t even know how to swim. This is my story. It’s a story of ecological redemption.<p>I was born and raised in Petty Harbour, Newfoundland, a …

Progression Takes More Than Adding Weight to the Bar

If you’ve read anything about building muscle on the Internet or talked to the suspiciously jacked dude at your gym, <b>you’ve undoubtedly been told that</b> …

Muscle

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Former New York Times editor Jill Abramson wants to be a spokeswoman for “slow writing”

So, about that $100,000 fee that ousted New York Times executive editor Jill Abramson and her old boss Steven Brill plan to pay writers for articles at their digital journalism startup…<p>Sure, Abramson said during a recent visit to Quartz for an on-the-record chat with newsroom staffers, it sounds …

How To Be A Better Writer: 6 Tips From Harvard’s Steven Pinker

U want 2B a better writer?<p>Good writing is often looked at as an art and, frankly, that can be intimidating. No need to worry. There are rules — even …

How Oliver Emberton Used Quora to Build a Popular Blog in Less Than One Year

Oliver Emberton’s articles have been read over 9 million times in the last year, and featured in Forbes, Huffington Post, TIME, and many more. Yet he …