When your job hinges on how well you talk to people, you learn a lot about how to have conversations -- and that most of us don't converse very well. Celeste Headlee has worked as a radio host for decades, and she knows the ingredients of a great conversation: Honesty, brevity, clarity and a healthy amount of listening. In this insightful talk, she shares 10 useful rules for having better conversations. "Go out, talk to people, listen to people," she says. "And, most importantly, be prepared to be amazed."
A BCG vet’s advice for aspiring consultants and future board members
“In particular for women, there seems to be a view that you can’t be both likable and respected. Don’t buy into that.”
How to read music
Like an actor’s script, a sheet of music instructs a musician on what to play (the pitch) and when to play it (the rhythm). Sheet music may look complicated, but once you've gotten the hang of a few simple elements like notes, bars and clefs, you're ready to rock. Tim Hansen hits the instrumental basics you need to read music.
The 20 Most Bike-Friendly Cities on the Planet
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Surgeon jumps from bridge after divorce from TV personality wife
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10 Male Celebrities Who Are Smashing Mental Health Stereotypes
This is the definition of brave.
Why Confederate Monuments Must Fall
They aren’t about heritage or history. They are tools of white supremacy.
This is what happens when Donald Trump attacks a private citizen on Twitter
Even as president-elect, Trump targets and harasses his critics via the social-media app.
How the nation’s largest owner of TV stations helped Donald Trump’s campaign
Sinclair Broadcast Group’s 173 stations across the country stood out for their positive coverage of the Republican nominee.