Billionaire Peter Thiel created the fellowship on a whim to fix his image and mismanaged his earliest fellows, Max Chafkin details in a new book.
The author Naomi Moriyama realized after moving to Finland that much of the country's success is based on having had women involved since early 1900s.
During a rainy outing in the forest, Naomi Moriyama learned that even "bad" weather won't stop people in Finland from being outside.
Stanford neuroscientist David Eagleman says screen time is poised to unlock a much richer education in children: "There is no end to learning."
Coauthored by Gallup's CEO and its chief workplace scientist, a new book explores the role of leaders and managers in creating healthy workplaces.
An excerpt from Brent Gleeson's book, "Embrace the Suck: The Navy Seal Way to an Extraordinary Life," covers how to grow from your own difficulties.
Mark Gregory and Alex Lewis set out five habits CEOs should adopt to engage their employees in this excerpt from their book "The Engagement Habit."
Timing is everything when you're asking for more money, writes HR expert Laurie Ruettimann. Her other advice? "Don't be a chump."
Jeff Bezos believes in "multiple paths to yes," writes Robin Gaster, whose book "Behemoth: Amazon Rising" reveals the company's inner workings.
"Giving people cash works," writes Natalie Forster, describing a Stockton, California program that's giving $500 a month to families for 18 months.
In an excerpt from her new book "Professional Troublemaker," Luvvie Ajayi Jones discusses how she finally broke free from a cycle of guilt and fear.
Read a personal excerpt from Huffington in the new book "Your Time to Thrive," a look at how very small lifestyle changes can help prevent burnout.
In an excerpt from Rise founder Suneel Gupta's new book, he shares how he convinced VCs to invest in his company even after they turned him down.
Jeff Lawson is the CEO and cofounder of Twilio. The following is an excerpt from his new book, Ask Your Developer: How to Harness the Power of Software Developers and Win in the 21st Century. In it, he says he made the mistake of not listening to his engineers once, […]
The following is an excerpt from Joyce Johnson’s new book, “No Back Doors For Me.” In it, she advises African American women to be bold and own the space they inhabit at work. She also says that women should find a place “where you will be celebrated versus tolerated.” Visit […]
The following is an excerpt from “The Ministry of Common Sense: How to Eliminate Bureaucratic Red Tape, Bad Excuses, and Corporate BS” by Martin Lindstrom. In it, he explains the best ways to run strategic meetings that will reduce wasted time, including using a “no phones, no web-surfing, no emails, […]
The following is an excerpt from “The Hype Handbook: 12 Indispensable Success Secrets From the World’s Greatest Propagandists, Self-Promoters, Cult Leaders, Mischief Makers, and Boundary Breakers.” In it, author Michael F. Schein writes that people are uncomfortable with the natural messiness of human behaviour and will pay a lot to […]