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Susan Fowler speaks onstage at Featured Session: The Power of a Story with Susan Fowler during the 2019 SXSW Conference and Festivals at Austin Convention Center on March 10, 2019 in Austin, Texas.

Uber ‘whistleblower’ Susan Fowler: New hires were told not to date Travis Kalanick

In 2017, Susan Fowler wrote a blog post detailing a culture of harassment at Uber. In her new book, she delves deeper into what she saw.
Stefan H. Thomke.

A Harvard Business School professor on how companies like Google and Amazon use experimentation to innovate, grow, and improve

One prime example of repeated experimentation was the creation of the Post-it note, Stefan H. Thomke writes.
Robin Madell.

A journalist interviewed hundreds of people to see what life after 30 looks like in the US. Meet the 30-year-old trying to figure out how far he is fr...

"I feel like my life is just beginning. A lot more to it. I'm in a better place, more secure in myself," says Joe Tocci, a 30-year-old living in NYC.
Struggling to keep your New Year's resolution might mean you're not setting the right kind of goal.

The founder of the Miss Black USA Pageant on how to stop talking about your goals and actually start achieving them

Focus on small, immediate steps you can take right now, today, with whatever resources you currently have, says founder and mentor Karen Arrington.
Continual drive can take a physical toll.

I’ve spent 2 decades studying how work affects our health and well-being, and one solution is clear: Your job has to serve a purpose beyond a pa...

Nine in 10 people would rather be remembered for their contributions to society than the amount of wealth they created, one study found.
Producer Jordon Horowitz holds up the card for the best picture winner "Moonlight."

The infamous “La La Land” and “Moonlight” Oscars mix-up is a prime example of how prioritizing doing over thinking can destroy...

Faye Dunaway and Warren Beatty, who messed up the Oscar best picture winner in 2017, approached presenting as "redwork" rather than "bluework."
Buc-ee's magnets for sale at Buc-ee's in Terrell, Texas Saturday, July 13, 2019.

A Harvard Business School professor on the valuable lesson businesses can learn from a gas station chain

Beloved gas station chain Buc-ee's knows the basic goods it wants to provide: gas, clean restrooms, and ice.
Be tenacious and know what the best looks like.

Want to find great leaders? Be as selective as a guitar maker looking for the right wood.

When it comes to potential guitar wood, you should know exactly what you're looking for. That holds true for good leadership, too.

One marketer cracked the hotel review system and consistently dominates TripAdvisor ratings. Her strategy can help you crush your next job interview &...

A bad last impression is worse than a bad first impression, science proves. Marketer Adele Gutman used this information to transform a hotel chain.
Jean Case.

Chairman of the National Geographic Society and CEO Jean Case on what it means to be ‘fearless’ and change the world

"People become heroes not because they are blessed with extraordinary powers, but because when they see the urgency, they simply choose to act."