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We Asked Whether Schools Should Stop Teaching With Paper and Pens. And the Reaction Was Fiery.
Learning

We Asked Whether Schools Should Stop Teaching With Paper and Pens. And the Reaction Was Fiery.

There was an overwhelming call to keep them in the classroom.
Laura Entis
Tell Us: Should Schools Still Use Pencils and Paper?
Learning

Tell Us: Should Schools Still Use Pencils and Paper?

One executive at Microsoft doesn't think so.
Laura Entis
Learn French or Spanish While You GChat
languages

Learn French or Spanish While You GChat

A new application for Google Chrome allows you to learn a new language in the in-between moments when you are instant messaging.
Catherine Clifford
3 Psychology Books About the Power of Our Mindset
Psychology

3 Psychology Books About the Power of Our Mindset

Entrepreneurs have long believed their mindset is a powerful factor in their success or failure. Science increasingly agrees.
Jason Forrest
Mike Rowe: Curiosity Is Key to Success
Success Strategies

Mike Rowe: Curiosity Is Key to Success

In order to push yourself out of your comfort zone, you need a genuine curiosity of things, the 'Dirty Jobs' star says.
Jason Fell
Does Your Comfort Zone Matter in Business?
Learning

Does Your Comfort Zone Matter in Business?

Making learning -- especially about customers' changing needs -- a part of your business' DNA is key for success.
Michael Wood
Why You Should Strive to Be a Lifelong Learner
Learning

Why You Should Strive to Be a Lifelong Learner

In an ever-changing market and world, it's more important than ever to stay current, competitive and up to date.
Matt Mayberry
6 Practical Steps to Learning How to Build a Startup
Startup Basics

6 Practical Steps to Learning How to Build a Startup

Starting a new and innovative business is not a highly structured process, and finding time for structured learning is unlikely.
Martin Zwilling
You're Just 4 Steps Away From Finding the Perfect Mentor
Mentors

You're Just 4 Steps Away From Finding the Perfect Mentor

Nothing accelearates learning more than being tutored by an expert committed to your progress.
Daniel DiPiazza
Stop Thinking and Start Doing: The Power of Practicing More
Productivity

Stop Thinking and Start Doing: The Power of Practicing More

New knowledge does not necessarily drive new results. Learning something new can actually be a waste of time if your goal is to make progress and not simply gain additional knowledge.
James Clear
Leadership Training Backed by Former U.S. Presidents? It's Happening.
Leadership

Leadership Training Backed by Former U.S. Presidents? It's Happening.

The first class of the Presidential Leadership Scholars program has begun.
Nina Zipkin
Why That Midnight Snack Might Be Messing With Your Memory
Personal Health

Why That Midnight Snack Might Be Messing With Your Memory

A new study from UCLA found that when you eat your meals and snacks late at night, it can impact your ability to learn new things.
Nina Zipkin
The Fastest Way to the Top? Work at a Startup.
Working at a Startup

The Fastest Way to the Top? Work at a Startup.

You could learn a lot by working your way to the top of a well-established company, but who has time for that?
Stephen Key
Move Beyond Just Managing Into the Fertile Turf of Mentorship
Mentoring

Move Beyond Just Managing Into the Fertile Turf of Mentorship

Business leaders can empower employees to be entrepreneurial, test out new ideas and spread a culture of innovation.
Brant Cooper