A founder can’t grow a winning enterprise singlehandedly. Some may try, but it is nearly impossible to do so. Every famous entrepreneur has built a flourishing company with great employees by his or her side. Hiring the best employees is more important than ever An entrepreneur can invent and even commercialize an [...]
A handful of legal scholars have said labor policy should include some protections for on-demand workers who find job assignments via apps. Uber drivers or Handy cleaners can choose when and where they work, but lack control over their payment and wage rates, and they can’t negotiate contracts.
I have been thinking for weeks about the suicide of teenager Leelah Alcorn, and her wish that her death mean something.
I’m sharing my story about what it has been like to be the parent of a trans* kid in the hopes that if you are a parent struggling to come to terms with a Leelah or Sabel of your own, this might help —and Leelah’s wish for her death to have meaning would take a few more steps forward.
Note: My child Sabel uses the gender-neutral “they” pronoun. [You can watch a vid
The study: Ben Vermaercke and his colleagues at KU Leuven gave two cognitive-learning tasks to lab rats and students. With both tasks, the subjects were trained to distinguish between “good” and “bad” patterns and then tested on their ability to apply that know-how to new types of patterns. In the first task, the patterns varied […]