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As technology increasingly takes over knowledge-based work, the cognitive skills that are central to today's education systems will remain important; but behavioral and non-cognitive skills necessary for collaboration, innovation, and problem solving will become essential as well.

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Losing your job gives you access to time

Losing your job gives you access to time
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Now that Olive was grown, I didn't know what to do with myself. You could b

Now that Olive was grown, I didn't know what to do with myself. You could build your life around one single thing, like a view or a child, but that was risky. You had so much to lose.
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We are chained by our own control. Life is nothing more than finding the ke

We are chained by our own control. Life is nothing more than finding the key that unlocks every part of our soul.
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yelling while eating was like swallowing anger. It’s simply not good for us

yelling while eating was like swallowing anger. It’s simply not good for us. It leaves us unhappy and unsatisfied, as if the meal didn’t count or wasn’t good, and an hour later we’re back looking for something to make us feel better.
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Women are never disarmed by compliments. Men always are.

Women are never disarmed by compliments. Men always are.
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It is a terrible thing to grieve for someone who is not dead, not in love w

It is a terrible thing to grieve for someone who is not dead, not in love with someone else, but just no longer there.
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I love the routine. I love getting up in the morning and getting breakfast

I love the routine. I love getting up in the morning and getting breakfast and packing lunches and doing the school run. Those things are really important to me. Because I think that those small but key moments are crucial for a kid.
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Yet, the man never goes slow! Feted against all the odds.How? Nobody knows.

Yet, the man never goes slow! Feted against all the odds.How? Nobody knows.Undeterred, unabated, yet uncharted he goes...
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Salesmanship, too, is an art; the perfection of its technique requires stud

Salesmanship, too, is an art; the perfection of its technique requires study and practice.
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For a man's home is his castle.

For a man's home is his castle.
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Woe betides anyone getting in the way of people that keep on muddying the w

Woe betides anyone getting in the way of people that keep on muddying the waters, throwing up smoke screens and clouding issues, so as to conceal their dubious motivations. ("Could the milkman be the devil?")
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

I find people confusing.

I find people confusing.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago