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The Effect Knowing how our skills stack up against others is useful in many ways. But research suggests that we’re not very good at evaluating ourselves accurately. In...
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Desirable Difficulties with Malcolm Gladwell

Desirable difficulties. This seems to be a contradictory phrase, however, as Malcolm Gladwell points out, some difficulties in our lives can be desirable. "Some difficulties in our lives...

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"Focussing on what matters now," in large type is the very first thing you'll see when visiting MATTERS. The retail brainchild of Micah Davis is meant to be...
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Why Success at School Doesn’t Translate Into Success in Life

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‘Nothing on the Internet’ is the Internet Off Button

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Kicking Your Procrastination Problem

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Multiplayer Toy for Building Empathy

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