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How to Get Empowered, not Overpowered, by AI

August 17, 2018

"Many artificial intelligence researchers expect AI to outsmart humans at all tasks and jobs within decades, enabling a future where we're restricted only by the laws of physics, not the limits of our intelligence...
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Charts Change Hearts and Minds More Than Words Do

August 17, 2018

Christopher Ingraham (photo, left) reports on the topic at TheWashingtonPost...
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English Idioms for Expressing Degrees of Certainty – Part 2

August 17, 2018

"This kind of discussion is all about degrees of certainty...
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The Resume of the Future Will Tell Employers Who You Are, and Not Just What You’ve Done

August 16, 2018

According to Oliver Staley (photo, left), "Resumes are a poor proxy for a human being...
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How to Nicely Turn Down All Those Emails You Want to Say No To

August 16, 2018

"I love being helpful when I can, but there’s an inherent conflict between saying yes and saying no...
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English Idioms for Expressing Degrees of Certainty – Part 1

August 16, 2018

"This kind of discussion is all about degrees of certainty...
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5 Steps for Effective Business Writing

July 2, 2018

"A lot of writing for business is sloppy, poorly written, disorganized, littered with jargon, and incomplete...
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How to Build Closer Relationships

July 2, 2018

"Advice from 7 TED speakers on creating better connections...
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How to Find That Email You’re Looking For

June 29, 2018

"As the volume of email we send and receive grows, with it comes a new problem: finding a specific message—or specific piece of information—within your vast archive...
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How to Spot a Liar

June 29, 2018

"On any given day we're lied to from 10 to 200 times, and the clues to detect those lies can be subtle and counter-intuitive...
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