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None of us like to be wrong. But if we tend to forgive our mistakes, then the mistakes of others are often viewed as a consequence of incompetence. But it turns out that the right to correct a mistake is a very important tool not only for personal, but also for collective effectiveness. The ability to retrain, change your mind, rethink is no less important for a person than the ability to learn and think

Huxleў - 21.09.2021

Mark Cuban rose from the bottom, worked hard and a lot, but all the time he was full of creative ideas and humor. His success story began with a hatred of CEOs, led by whom he was “lucky” to work and who cut all his initiatives at the root, becoming the driving force that brought him to the pinnacle of success.

Huxleў - 17.09.2021

Jeff Koons is an extraordinary figure: on the one hand, he is accused of lack of taste, on the other, he is bought for millions. To love Koons or not to love – everyone will have to decide on their own, but it is simply impossible to pass by him, because he is one of the most expensive and recognizable artists of our time.

Huxleў - 16.09.2021

The theory of mind asserts that modeling mental states, the ability to put oneself in the place of another, is the exclusive ability of a person. Scientists consider it even one of the main markers of consciousness. But it turned out that humans are not the only biological species that can simulate mental states.

Huxleў - 16.09.2021

Surprisingly, the thoughts of David Ogilvy, founder of advertising agency Ogilvy & Mather and Ogilvy PR, who came up with ingenious marketing strategies and approaches to advertising 70 years ago, are still relevant today. The secret of this popularity lies in a special flair, which made the unsuccessful copywriter “the most famous wizard of the modern advertising industry”, according to Time magazine

Huxleў - 15.09.2021

Gustavo Adolfo Becquer – this name, unfortunately, is not as familiar to the Ukrainian reader as it deserves. Becquer, however, is considered the most published Spanish-speaking author after Miguel Cervantes. This fact speaks volumes, considering that Don Quixote is the hallmark of the entire Spanish culture.

Huxleў - 14.09.2021

In his book The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People. Powerful tools for personal development. Stephen Covey offered clear strategies for success without wasting a single printed page on verbal “water”. More than 20 years after the book was published, these seven skills not only have not lost their relevance, but also help millions of people to successfully conduct business, develop and build a business.

Huxleў - 10.09.2021

Rose Marcario stepped down as Chief Financial Officer of Patagonia, forever inscribing her name on the leadership list of this century and leaving behind a financially strong company that has become a model for social and environmental activism. It was with her light hand that Patagonia consumers were able to feel part of the movement that is changing the planet for the better

Huxleў - 08.09.2021

If you think laughter is not serious, you are wrong. Because a whole branch – gelotology – is quite seriously and professionally engaged in laughter. This is the name of the science of laughter and its influence on the human body, which works at the junction of many other sciences – physiology, psychology, philosophy. Our story is about a man who made a huge contribution to its development – Norman Cousins

Huxleў - 07.09.2021

Creative, sacrificial, wayward, sometimes eccentric – the wives of geniuses. To be the “second half” of an outstanding person is hard work, a fateful vocation, and sometimes a life mission. The wives of geniuses have to take everything into their own hands, and sometimes go into the shadows in time

Huxleў - 03.09.2021

Harvard Business Review published research according to which the main reason for the reluctance of the leader to reduce the role of bureaucracy is the psychological dependence on the possession of power. In essence, this is an addiction, the mechanisms of which are similar to drug and alcohol addiction or an abnormal addiction to food and sex. Power gives the bureaucrat incomparable pleasure

Huxleў - 02.09.2021

The American scientist, billionaire, search engine developer and co-founder of Google Sergey Brin is a modest and non-public person. His main goal is to change people’s lives for the better, and he started with his own company – made it the best place in the world to work

Huxleў - 01.09.2021

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