17 de janeiro de 2020

How to reinvent apartment building – Mosche Safdie (Architect)

When, in 1960, still a student, I got a traveling fellowship to study housing in North America. We traveled the country. We saw public housing high-rise buildings in all major cities: New […]
15 de janeiro de 2020

Comparing american to chinese parents

Some American parents might think their children need better education to compete with China and other countries. But how much do the parents themselves need to […]
10 de janeiro de 2020
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Why will you fail to have a great career – Larry Smith

I want to discuss with you this afternoon why you're going to fail to have a great career. I'm an economist. I do dismal. End of the day, […]
3 de janeiro de 2020
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The happy secret to better work – Shawn Achor

27 de dezembro de 2019
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Why the best hire might not have the perfect resume – Regina Hartley

Your company launches a search for an open position. The applications start rolling in, and the qualified candidates are identified. Now the choosing begins. Person A: Ivy League, 4.0, flawless […]
20 de dezembro de 2019
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How to stay calm when you know you’ll be stressed – Daniel Levitin

A few years ago, I broke into my own house. I had just driven home, it was around midnight in the dead of Montreal winter, I had been visiting […]
18 de dezembro de 2019

DILEMMA

Sarah’s 24-year-old son lives at home, stays in bed until late and watches TV all day. He’s a member of a gang and he’s been causing […]
13 de dezembro de 2019
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The mathematics of love – Hannah Fry

Today I want to talk to you about the mathematics of love. Now, I think that we can all agree that mathematicians are famously excellent at finding love. […]
11 de dezembro de 2019

Read the text and answer the questions:

Catherine McDowell is an old woman who dedicates her life to animals. When she retired she decided to take care of abandoned pets. She could buy […]