Malcolm Gladwell

Planning a spring syllabus? Read this first - Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture

2017 was an extraordinary year for the Omohundro Institute’s burgeoning role as a podcast producer.<p>Liz Covart, creator and host of <i>Ben Franklin’s …

College of William & Mary

Frank Roessler - Founder of Ashcroft Capital

Keep asking yourself, ‘Is this the best that I can do?'”<p>Frank Roessler grew up in Lewisburg, Pennsylvania and has a degree in electrical engineering …

Entrepreneurship

This Secret to Personal Growth Will Open the Door to Success in Life

The more you concentrate on your strengths, the faster you'll grow<p><i>Is it better to know a lot about a little or to know a little about a lot? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Auren</b> …

Success

Forget 10,000-Hours; Edison, Bezos, & Zuckerberg Follow The 10,000-Experiment Rule

<b>Deliberate experimentation is more important than deliberate practice in a rapidly changing world.</b><p>Most people think that Thomas Edison invented the …

Health

Derek Hales - Founder and Editor-in-Chief of ModernCastle.com - IdeaMensch -

I try to make sure I spend my time on the tasks that I am the most equipped to perform well, and allow others to do the same.<p>Derek Hales is the …

The Futures Problem: Why Big Organizations Have Problems Making Long-Term Forecasts and What to Do About It

<i>“Hard to see, the Future is.”</i><p><i>–Yod</i>a<p>It is 1921. Leading military professionals see a new world on the horizon. Italian theorist Giulio Douhet …

Exxon Mobil

Watch Eminem Perform Hit Records On 'Saturday Night Live'

Ahead of a rumored upcoming LP titled <i>Revival</i>, Eminem was enlisted as S<i>aturday Night Live’s</i> musical guest on Nov. 18. Rather than performing two …

Music

'He's the most exciting artist in the world': Polydor's Tom March hails Eminem's Top 10 comeback

Eminem’s return to the UK charts with Walk On Water feat. Beyoncé has increased anticipation for his new album, Revival, widely expected to drop in …

Eminem

How to Become Better at Bridge by Geeske Joel

<b>Source: BridgeWinners</b><p><i>Ideas for tools and methods on how to improve your game when you are not a naturally brilliant bridge player</i><p>For someone who …

Contract Bridge

I miss her every Thanksgiving, and try not to wonder 'What if...?'

I remember her every year at this time — and when I see the Missed Connections on Craigslist, where strangers who were too shy to connect when they first crossed paths hope to unite.<p>These personal ads imply that lost opportunities can be found. That’s why I gave a blanket to a woman I didn’t know. …

Love

A strategy to use when you don’t get you the credit you deserve

Practical lessons from a historical figure who was actually happier the more "under-valued" he felt.<p>Have you ever held it against someone because …

Medicine

3 Tips to Sound Smart When Someone Puts You on the Spot

Speaking intelligently when you have no time to prepare is a skill you can learn, insists this Stanford business prof.<p>Public speaking can be terrifying, but at least you tend to have time to prepare.<p>Speeches and presentations are scheduled well in advance so nervous speakers have plenty of …

Leadership

7 Best Podcasts of November 2017: The Knowledge Edition

Previous Best of Lists:<p>10 Best Podcasts of September 2017<br>• Top 7 Podcasts of October 2017<br>• The 30 Best Podcast Episodes of All Time<p>How does one go about …

Emily Dickinson

Eminem reveals his writing process – podcasts of the week

The hip-hop rule breaker reminisces about his first rhyme on Rick Rubin and Malcolm Gladwell’s new podcast Broken Record. Elsewhere, our picks of the best podcasts include a focus on Brexit and Bill Bryson’s guide to the London Science Museum<p>• Hear Here podcast tips: sign up now for more audio …

Podcasting

How Getting Involved With a Non-Profit Can Supercharge Your Business Career

When structured properly, nonprofit involvement can bring you greater perspective, inspiration, and networking.<p>Imagine you've just had a tough day of work. There were long meetings, many calls, and plenty of turmoil. Adding further displeasure, you're forced to wade through traffic for over an hour …

Philanthropy

The Power of Passion

We’ve all heard the adage “Do what you love and the money will follow,” and much has been written and debated about if people can make money doing …

Emotions

Who Is Ben McAdoo, and Can He Reclaim the Giants?

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Ben McAdoo has a great recipe for Caesar dressing.<p>The secret, he tells players, is in the anchovy paste. The acrid, …

Sports

NHRA Top Fuel Driver Leah Pritchett Considers Her Day Job, the Red Planet Dragway, and Driving for Uber

Leah Pritchett’s game face almost cracked the phone. The driver of the Papa John’s Dragster was riding with a carload of people to Lucas Oil Raceway …

Motorsport

This Imagination Expert Can Help You Get Your Best Creative Work Done

The author and scientist shares how to make something compelling -- and get more work done.<p>How Success Happens <i>is a podcast featuring polar explorers, authors, ultra marathoners, artists and more to better understand what connects dreaming and doing. Linda Lacina, Entrepreneur.com's managing editor,</i> …

Creativity

4 Reasons Podcasting Is The Ultimate Way To Boost Your Career Right Now

In today's highly competitive world, how do you stand out? Here's why starting your own podcast could be the answer.<p>The latest craze in content these days is podcasting. Popular podcasts like NPR's Invisibilia, Jordan Harbinger's Art of Charm, Lewis Howes' School of Greatness, or even The Tim …

Podcasting

“The Autobiography of Gucci Mane” and the Struggle to Be Seen

There’s a moment in “The Autobiography of Gucci Mane,” the thirty-seven-year-old rapper’s literary début, that neatly captures one of its more surprising themes: his struggle to be seen. It’s 2006; Gucci, who helped craft Atlanta’s trap sound, which combines drug-house raps and bass-heavy …

Culture

Roy Moore and Our Faith in Our Abilities to Assess Others’ Character

We all like to think we have a good sixth sense about people. Malcolm Gladwell wrote in <i>Blink</i> about the decisions we make instantly, without thinking. …

Conservative View

Predicting Human Behavior: The Missing Third

If I ever make a list of the most important things to learn, I’d put “human behavior” very, very close to the top.<p>Others have made such lists. Take …

Behavior

‘Goat yoga’ is the newest LA thing

After panels with Jeff Bezos, Reed Hastings, Jane Fonda, Malcolm Gladwell and Shonda Rhimes at LA’s Summit, some unwound with an unusual activity.<p>At …

Shonda Rhimes

How To Stop Binge-Watching From Ruining Your Life

You glance at your phone as you approach your front door. 5:13 PM. It’s Friday. “Got out early. Awesome.” Your key turns in the lock, the door swings …

Sesame Street

The 30 Best Podcast Episodes of All Time

Give These A Listen• <i>Decision-Making:</i> Ray Dalio, the founder and owner of one of the <b>biggest and most successful hedge funds</b> of all time, just wrote an …

Peter Diamandis

Eminem Is Frustrated With 'Mumble Rap,' According to Rick Rubin

Friday (Nov. 10), Eminem released his grim single “Walk on Water,” which called on Beyoncé for the tuneful assist. The track will appear on his …

Music

Jay-Z Got Beyonce to Sing on Eminem's ''Walk on Water'' - XXL

Eminem released his somber new single "Walk on Water" today (Nov. 10) featuring no percussion and Beyoncé on the hook. Now, he's sat down with Rick …

Rap & Hip-Hop

3 Assumptions Teachers Should Avoid

Assumptions. We all have them. We carry them into the car, into the classroom, into work.<p>Some assumptions operate to save cognitive space: We plan …

Teaching

There's A Reason McDonald's Fries Tasted Better When You Were A Kid

They switched something essential.<p>For many years, most of us have already been in agreement that McDonald's has the best french fries in the fast …

McDonald's