This weekend Kanye West released the shocking visuals for his The Life of Pablo track “Famous” amidst the ongoing controversy surrounding Taylor Swift. The video shows 12 of the world’s most famous people on the planet lying together in bed, naked; pretty standard stuff from Kanye really. West gave Vanity Fair an exclusive interview in […]
My nephew turned twenty-one last night, so I did the avuncular thing and took him out for his first legal beer. The talk turned, over beers, as talk will turn over beers, to “the meaning of life and the isness of it all.” He asked me why I write, and, in true Socratic fashion I […]
Raghuram Rajan, the well respected governor of the Reserve Bank of India, has decided to return to academic life at Chicago University when his three year tenure comes to an end in September this year. In announcing this well beforeShow More Summary
COLUMBIA, Mo. - In natural or man-made disasters, the ability to process massive amounts of visual electronic data quickly and efficiently could mean the difference between life and death for survivors. Visual data created by numerous...Show More Summary
If you're one of those people that gets proper sleep on a regular basis, it means that you'll spend approximately one third of your life in dreamland. And yet, if the average American were surveyed and their sleeping habits were monitored, the results would likely show that most individuals don't get as much sleep as they should. Show More Summary
After an unbelievably stressful and busy winter/spring, I am hoping to find some time to read this summer. One of the books on my short list is Sean Carroll's The Big Picture, one of those "everything is connected" things I love. From...Show More Summary
So, this is a little bit complicated. With the death of Antonin Scalia, the Supreme Court was unable to resolve a 4-4 deadlock on the Obama Administration’s DAPA program. What this means is that the lower court decision – a 5th Circuit opinion upholding a nationwide preliminary injunction preventing the enforcement of the program – will stand. Show More Summary
In the wake of the Orlando shooting, Gay Pride month has taken on a whole new meaning as people from all walks of life want to show support for the LGBT community. With that in mind, IBM's diversity chief Lindsay-Rae McIntyre just posted...Show More Summary
When I was a kid, before ideals of feminine beauty seeped into my consciousness, I held an almost pious reverence for every woman I saw -- in real life, in fairy tales, in morning cartoons. I especially revered my grandmother, though. Show More Summary
People are increasingly living past 100. That means some big changes for the future of work. It's no secret that people are living longer. But breaking down the numbers is surprising. Life expectancy has increased at a rate of more than two decades every decade, with more people than ever living well into their 80s, 90s, and 100s. Read Full Story
A newly promoted millennial wonders if being the boss of her own life means jumping off the ladder
While many of us already happen to own a decent pair of headphones, this does not mean that we should neglect the possibility that wireless or portable speakers could be worth checking out, too. After all, there are moments in life when you would like to play back a video or watch a movie on your computer, but the speakers on your notebook simply does not do the video clip...
By Michelle Charles, Head of Diversity and Inclusion, SAP From a young age, I learned what it means to be different. For me, it meant being a “non-white," born into apartheid South Africa – a prejudice I fought against all my life. I was destined for a life believing I was [...]
"Would my life be better if I were thinner? No, but it would be better if I wasn't treated so poorly because I'm not." This harsh reality, spoken by best-selling author Jes Baker, is a direct result of existing beauty standards thatShow More Summary
Do you ever struggle to get up in the morning and go about your day? You might lack a sense of deep meaning and purpose in life. This article can help!
Struggling to stay motivated in your everyday activities? Lack of motivation often comes from lacking a sense of life purpose... The post 5 Tips to Journaling Your Way to Life Purpose and Meaning appeared first on Lifehack.
Life in the digital age means it’s never too late to catch up on all those shows you’ve been hearing so much about, and there’s no better time than summer. To aid in this endeavor, I have compiled a shortlist, which is (a) completely, and even randomly, subjective, and (b) specific to the notion...
Vincent Clerc, the Chief Commercial Officer at Maersk Line takes a look on Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS). Effective 1 July 2016, SOLAS will require
What does "Ego is the Enemy" mean? Is ego actually an enemy of success or growth? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights. Answer by Ryan Holiday,...Show More Summary
It’s Friday, everyone! And that means another Primal Blueprint Real Life Story from a Mark’s Daily Apple reader. If you have your own success story and would like to share it with me and the Mark’s Daily Apple community please contact me here. I’ll continue to publish these each Friday as long as they keep […]