Welcome Back to School

New Academic Year, New Success Back To School Quotes That Will Support Students To Overcome Fear He who opens a school door, closes a prison. – Victor Hugo Let us remember: One book, one pen, one child, and one teacher can change the world. – Malala Yousafzai If you believe in yourself and have dedication Read more about Welcome Back to School[…]

Before antibiotics were discovered, sunlight was part of the standard treatment for tuberculosis (TB). Image: REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

Vitamin D could be much more important to your health than you think

Vitamin D helps our bodies regulate levels of calcium and phosphate – nutrients that keep bones, teeth, and muscles healthy. Often, sunlight on our skin can be enough to enable us to produce all the vitamin D we need. But when sunshine is lacking, vitamin D must be ingested, and it can be difficult to Read more about Vitamin D could be much more important to your health than you think[…]

Showing off your flaws could make you more successful. Here’s why

Your main task this afternoon is to interview the last two candidates for the position of manager on your team. At the close of the second interview you realize both candidates have the same relevant experience, strong academic results and practical ideas to implement once they start. You’re wondering how you’ll ever choose between them. Read more about Showing off your flaws could make you more successful. Here’s why[…]

Daydreaming could be a sign of creativity and intelligence

31 Oct 2017 Jason MadererNational Media Relations Daydreaming may indicate intelligence and creativity, according to new research. “People with efficient brains may have too much brain capacity to stop their minds from wandering,” says Eric Schumacher, an associate psychology professor from Georgia Tech and coauthor of a new study. Schumacher and his students and colleagues, Read more about Daydreaming could be a sign of creativity and intelligence[…]

Why scientists need arts training for the safety of society

In 1959, the British physicist and novelist C.P. Snow delivered a famously controversial lecture at Cambridge University. He described a post-war schism between two groups — scientists and the literary world. Snow identified this as a newly emergent divide, across which each party was more than happy to sneer at the other: Scientists proudly unable Read more about Why scientists need arts training for the safety of society[…]

Why babies brains are the ‘best learning machines ever created’

Researchers have developed a play-based educational program that can teach babies a second language in just one hour per day. For years, scientists and parents alike have touted the benefits of introducing babies to two languages: Bilingual experience has been shown to improve cognitive abilities, especially problem-solving. And for infants raised in households where two Read more about Why babies brains are the ‘best learning machines ever created’[…]

What True Leadership Is All About

Speaker and Maximum Performance Strategist. CEO of Matt Mayberry Enterprises

Here is a fact about leadership that no one really wants to talk about — it’s a lot bigger than just yourself. Sure, leadership can bring bigger paychecks and a whole lot more notoriety in most cases, but that’s not even remotely close to defining what true leadership is really all about.

Related: How a Culture of Leadership at ALL Levels Will Help Your Team Take Gold […]

Speaking more than one language can boost economic growth

Sophie HardachWriter Multilingualism is good for the economy, researchers have found. Countries that actively nurture different languages reap a range of rewards, from more successful exports to a more innovative workforce. “Language matters on a large-scale national level and at the level of smaller businesses,” says Gabrielle Hogan-Brun, a research fellow in Language Studies at the Read more about Speaking more than one language can boost economic growth[…]

Your Business Rises and Falls on Customer Experience

To paraphrase something Steve Jobsonce said, you have to start with the customer experience and work backward to the technology if you’re looking to sell $8 or $10 billion of product a year. This statement is profound and can be so impactful in all of our businesses, with a few minor tweaks. Long ago, when I was just starting Read more about Your Business Rises and Falls on Customer Experience[…]