NIMBLE MINDS AT WORK

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Mind wandering is often stigmatized. For instance, those with ADHD are often considered to be less productive, as they are more prone to daydream. Undoubtedly, reading comprehension and other information-obtaining processes can be hindered by mind wandering, but when y...

February 26, 2018

Someday we might find gross national happiness as a measure of a country’s success instead of gross domestic product if trends continue. (See Sustainable Development Solutions Network’s World Happiness Report 2015). While this is an inconceivably long way off if it eve...

January 10, 2018

Overtly or not, we negotiate on a daily basis. What we don’t know about our relative position of power can hurt us. Counter to intuition, it can be advantageous to be the less powerful negotiator. That is, if you recognize and understand how to harness the opportunity.

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January 2, 2018

In the vast majority of schools, the educational system is centered on hard skills in academic areas such as math, leaving many socio-cognitive skills that relate to interpersonal success in the dust. Every good program will attempt to inspire the squishy skills of cre...