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Your kids hate your smartphone addiction

October 12th, 2018 at 8:52 am » Comments Off

From CNET Magazine: It isn’t easy balancing “me time” and parenting. I talked to experts to find out how. I can’t stay off my phone. And I’m afraid it’s hurting my 2-year-old son. Sometimes it’s a breaking news story that draws me in, other times it’s boredom. Whatever it is, this device in my hands […]

‘Following your passion’ is dead- Here’s what to replace it with

July 9th, 2018 at 9:24 am » Comments Off

Following your passion presupposes that you have one. But many people don’t. Develop a passion, don’t follow it. It’s what kids do. When someone in your life is asking the important “What should I do with my life?” question – have you ever told them “Just follow your passion”? If so, please stop doing that. […]

These professions attract the highest number of psychopaths

May 23rd, 2018 at 1:21 pm » Comments Off

Psychopaths are difficult to spot most of the time. They’re not the “Jack the Ripper” caricatures you see in films or read about in books. Often, psychopaths appear normal, which makes them hard to identify. In the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, or DSM-5, someone with a psychopathic personality type is defined as […]

Here’s how old you should be when you start a company, according to science. (It’s not what you think)

April 22nd, 2018 at 9:48 am » Comments Off

The National Bureau of Economic Research used Census data to find the average age of super-successful founders. Company founders can be as young as in their teens or as old as in their 80s. But is there an ideal age you should be when you start a company? It turns out there is, and it’s […]

A third of Millennials aren’t sure the earth is round, survey finds

April 8th, 2018 at 9:44 am » Comments Off

CBS Local — A new survey has found that a third of young millennials in the U.S. aren’t convinced the Earth is actually round. The national poll reveals that 18 to 24-year-olds are the largest group in the country who refuse to accept the scientific facts of the world’s shape.

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