NPR TED Radio Hour Podcast Making Mistakes
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NPR TED Radio Hour Podcast Making Mistakes

Story provided by NPR –  In this episode, TED speakers consider why sometimes we need to make mistakes and face them head-on. Subtopics: How doctors learn from their mistakes How we gain strength from shame Mistakes in jazz How conflict is good for progress   Continue reading

How To Pack A Suit
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How To Pack A Suit

Story provided by Business Insider –  It’s every business traveler’s nightmare: Flying into town for an important meeting and finding that your suit is wrinkled beyond repair. One easy way to avoid creases is to wear your suit jacket on the plane instead of cramming it in your suitcase, said Eli Chess, managing partner at … Continue reading

Is This Meeting Necessary?
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Is This Meeting Necessary?

Story provided by 99u –  Incredible things can happen when great minds meet. Unfortunately, most meetings are anything but great. Organizations are generally reckless about how they use their scarcest resource: people’s time. Research reveals that half the time spent in your nearly 62 meetings every month is wasted – that’s nearly 31 hours of your life. With 73% of … Continue reading

Want to Rebuild the Economy? Stop Obsessing Over Tech Start-Ups.
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Want to Rebuild the Economy? Stop Obsessing Over Tech Start-Ups.

Story provided by The Washington Post –  Six years after the Great Recession ended, the nation’s economic recovery remains tenuous. The hiring rate has weakened; the manufacturing sector continues its rapid decline; and the labor force has shrunk to its lowest level since the 1970s. Nobody has felt this sluggishness more than millennials, who are … Continue reading