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Your High-School Maths Performance May Predict Your Future Salary

Think twice before skipping your geometry homework. The further you get in high-school maths, the better you’re likely to fare in the labour market. Students who complete higher levels of maths in high school experience lower rates of unemployment and receive higher salaries, on average, than their less-accomplished peers, according […]
Your High-School Maths Performance May Predict Your Future Salary
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America Needs To Suck It Up And Make School Days Longer

If you spend more time on something, the result is usually better. Yet for some reason America doesn’t apply it to education. A new National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) working paper finds that not only does more time in school lead to higher student achievement on internationally standardized tests, […]
America Needs To Suck It Up And Make School Days Longer
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The Difference Between Being Power Hungry And Accomplishment Driven

[credit provider=” jn_insta via flickr ” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/jn_insta/6149525964/”] Does power motivate successful executives, entrepreneurs, and business leaders and, if so, is that a good thing?Every successful executive and business leader can look back and point to pivotal moments in his or her career–those times when everything seemed to change, as if […]
The Difference Between Being Power Hungry And Accomplishment Driven