The Best Question to Ask an Expert

Today, 10,000 people retired. And, as they walked out those doors for the last time, they took their expertise with them. At 5:00 pm this afternoon, 400,000 years of hard-won knowledge and experience disappeared forever. If you’re willing to invest a lot of time, money, and effort, some of that […]

History, Psychology

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Once upon a time, Jesse Grant and Thomas Hamer were good friends. They had a lot in common. Both were self-made men who had risen from poverty. Both had come to the Ohio frontier to seek their fortune, and both had found it–Grant as a businessman and Hamer as a […]


As If

I heard about something called laughter yoga on a podcast the other day. Here’s how Wikipedia describes the practice: Laughter yoga (Hasyayoga) is a practice involving prolonged voluntary laughter. Laughter yoga is based on the belief that voluntary laughter provides the same physiological and psychological benefits as spontaneous laughter. Laughter yoga […]