This post originally appeared at LinkedIn. More from Kathy here. This year, my work on Forbes, Huffington Post, and LinkedIn has allowed me to connect with millions of people I never would have had the chance to without these avenues.
This post originally appeared at LinkedIn. Want to be happier? I have good news and bad news. First, the bad news: Research shows that approximately 33-50% of your level of happiness is hereditary.
Let’s get one thing clear: The two secret CIA documents published today by Wikileaks will not make you a clandestine officer.
On Saturday (Dec. 20), Facebook blocked access to an event page in Russia. The page calls for a demonstration on Jan.
The consequences of a poor diet may have been laid bare by a new study published in Clinical Pediatrics (paywall), which suggests that children who eat regularly at McDonald’s, KFC, Pizza Hut, and the like don’t perform as well at school as their peers.
In the earth’s northern hemisphere, many of us are staring down another blisteringly cold polar vortex this winter.
This post originally appeared at LinkedIn. You can follow Dustin here. “Not every kid is meant for college.” That statement, or some close variation of it, is something I hear and read more and more.
Film, as a whole, had an up and down 2014. If the first half of the year was mostly bereft of quality movies (here’s to you, The Grand Budapest Hotel), then the second half has been absolutely packed with excellent films that justify the Academy’s decision a few years ago to expand the Best Picture nominee field to 10.
Overnight, after spinning off its research based drug business into AbbVie, Abbott Laboratories found itself a very different company.
Cuba is already far from being the place it used to be. The once proudly tattered mansions of central Havana sport fresh paint jobs and modern fittings.
The chairwoman of Sony Pictures, whose hacked emails have entranced everyone from North Korea to George Clooney, has said who should take over from Daniel Craig as the ninth actor to play the character onscreen: “Idris should be the next bond.” She means Idris Elba, the actor best known for playing Stringer Bell on HBO’s The Wire.
When it came to matching words with deeds on the topic of racial equality, the most stalwart leader of the Western hemisphere, over the course of the 20th century, was Fidel Castro.
Christmas is about families coming together at the end of the year to put aside our differences and be thankful for what we have.
Targets are great motivational tools—to both deceive as well as achieve. In China, the government’s promotion system sees local officials overstate their provincial outputs to the tune of a few trillion yuan, for example.
Ebooks, tablets and computer-based learning might be pervading elementary and middle schools throughout the US, but college students are still old-school.
When asked last year about the prospect of her son Jeb running for president, former first lady Barbara Bush responded that “…we’ve had enough Bushes.” Apparently not.
Nike appears to be looking into new uses for the Nike+ sensor it first released in 2006. A patent awarded to the company on Dec.
The sporting year 2014 will be remembered, depending on what sport you are a fan of, for the odd moment of individual brilliance, a dramatic team collapse and the enduring excellence of a couple of veterans.
BACtrack, which makes breathalyzers that connect to smartphones, recently released data on Americans’ drinking habits over the last year.
Oil is…up? Share Tap image to zoom Americans are paying a lot less for energy these days. Share Tap image to zoom The Swiss National Bank went into negative interest-rate territory.