Why Diverse Teams Are Smarter

Striving to increase workplace diversity is not an empty slogan — it is a good business decision. A 2015 McKinsey report on 366 public companies found that those in the top quartile for ethnic and racial diversity in management were 35% more likely to...

Back From a Vacation? Don’t Waste Your Clear Mind

Take advantage of a fresh mind to tackle big thoughts. If you are one of those people like me who think for a living, then you've probably noticed just how much clearer your mind is after a break of some sort. Especially a break where you haven't thought about work...

No Pain, No Brain Gain: Why Learning Demands (A Little) Discomfort

The brain isn’t a muscle, but it still needs to “feel the burn” in order to build new neural connections that actually last. BY MARY SLAUGHTER AND DAVID ROCK3 MINUTE READ Remember being in middle school and preparing for an exam? Chances are you spent your...