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College Is Worth the Price. Just Not This Price.
College

College Is Worth the Price. Just Not This Price.

A college president says economic models don't apply to college tuition. That theory wouldn't pass Econ 101.
Ray Hennessey
This Alarm Clock App Brings You Wake-Up Calls From Total Strangers
Sleep

This Alarm Clock App Brings You Wake-Up Calls From Total Strangers

Users can place and receive anonymous phone calls that last no longer than 60 seconds with the aim of spreading some morning cheer.
Geoff Weiss
Is Your City Among the 10 Richest in the U.S.?
Cities

Is Your City Among the 10 Richest in the U.S.?

A new report reveals the 10 wealthiest cities in America.
Laura Entis
This Crazy Contraption Straps Your Head to an Airline Seat for Better Sleep
Business Travel

This Crazy Contraption Straps Your Head to an Airline Seat for Better Sleep

Want better sleep when traveling? A Finnish startup wants you to try strapping your head to your headrest.
Geoff Weiss
Lost in Thought? Here Are 5 Reasons to Incorporate Daydreaming Into Your Daily Routine.
Creativity

Lost in Thought? Here Are 5 Reasons to Incorporate Daydreaming Into Your Daily Routine.

Go ahead, let your mind wander. When it's appropriate, of course.
Laura Entis
Forget 'Lifehacks.' Form Good Habits Instead.
Habits

Forget 'Lifehacks.' Form Good Habits Instead.

A small selection of shortcuts are useful and meaningful, but don't be fooled by the illusion of progress.
Gregory Ciotti
What's Really Killing You (and It Isn't Ebola)
Personal Health

What's Really Killing You (and It Isn't Ebola)

You're probably doing something dangerous as you read this, and it's shortening your lifespan.
John Brubaker
Key to Career Success? Finding the Right Spouse.
Relationships

Key to Career Success? Finding the Right Spouse.

Finding a conscientious partner in life makes the difference between career stress and career success, a study finds.
Lisa Evans
7 Entirely Reasonable Excuses for Doing Nothing That You Must Ignore to Succeed
Personal Development

7 Entirely Reasonable Excuses for Doing Nothing That You Must Ignore to Succeed

If you can't get started because you need more time, money and helpful contacts, turn off the TV, do things on the cheap and meet some people.
Daniel DiPiazza
Calling All Chocolate Lovers: Cocoa May Improve Age-Related Memory Loss
Memory

Calling All Chocolate Lovers: Cocoa May Improve Age-Related Memory Loss

Unfortunately, that doesn't translate into eating all the chocolate in sight.
Laura Entis
How to Run a Business and Keep Your Weekends Too
Stress Management

How to Run a Business and Keep Your Weekends Too

While entrepreneurs sacrifice a lot for their businesses, taking weekend breaks are needed.
Deborah Sweeney
American 'Work Martyrs' Are Too Afraid to Take Time Off, Study Finds
Vacations

American 'Work Martyrs' Are Too Afraid to Take Time Off, Study Finds

Last year, Americans willfully neglected $52.4 billion worth of time-off benefits.
Geoff Weiss
No-Vacation Nation: Why Americans Feel That PTO Is NSFW
Work-Life Balance

No-Vacation Nation: Why Americans Feel That PTO Is NSFW

A look at why U.S. workers are afraid to take time off.
Michelle Juergen
Leading Scientists Question 'Brain Games' Effectiveness, Call for More Research
Memory

Leading Scientists Question 'Brain Games' Effectiveness, Call for More Research

Companies like Luminosity that are making 'brain games' are capitalizing on older individuals' fears of cognitive decline by making 'exaggerated and misleading claims' unfounded in scientific evidence, they contend.
Laura Entis