Friday Video: An unexpected tool for understanding inequality: abstract math


How do we make sense of a world that doesn’t? By looking in unexpected places,

The Dr. Fox Effect


This presentation, an in-joke among engineers, is technobabble but manages to seem oddly persuasive. In

Friday Reads: Hellhole Awakening by Brian Herbert & Kevin J. Anderson


In Brian Herbert and Kevin J. Anderson’s Hellhole: Awakening, rebel General Adolphus knows the crackdown

Making Jokes During a Presentation Helps Men But Hurts Women


Most people want to know how they can effectively present ideas and be persuasive at

Vacation Mindset: How Weekends Can Be More Refreshing


Researchers told subjects to treat their weekend like a vacation, then gauged happiness on Monday. When

Leaders Who Notice Make a Difference | Leading From the Library


Leaders can all too easily go through the paces on auto-pilot. Go to this meeting.

No, You Can’t Ignore Email. It’s Rude.


I’m really sorry I didn’t say hi, make eye contact or acknowledge your presence in

5 reasons empathy is the most important leadership skill


According to studies carried out by Development Dimensions International (DDI), empathy is the biggest single leadership skill