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.
Why I Would Raise Chickens
Learn about how chickens change lives and I’ll donate a flock of chicks in your honor.
10 ways to have a better conversation
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."
What really happens to the plastic you throw away
We’ve all been told that we should recycle plastic bottles and containers. But what actually happens to the plastic if we just throw it away? Emma Bryce traces the life cycles of three different plastic bottles, shedding light on the dangers these disposables present to our world.
How to Disrupt the Health Care Industry
(Take a Lesson from Home Care)
Why Dance is Possibly the Best Activity for Kids
Dance classes are low in physical activity, study says, but there's more to the story.
A Holistic Approach to Health Management
Telligen Health and Well-Being Here are some of the things we hear in the market: “Wellness is nice but I can’t show ROI and my CFO needs to see results.” “Disease management, case management, and utilization management provide great returns … Continued
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.
The 20 Most Bike-Friendly Cities on the Planet
Investment in bicycle infrastructure is a modern and intelligent move. Many cities get this. Many don't.