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New York University Betrays Teaching and Education

Alan Singer | Posted 02.01.2016 | College
Alan Singer

I worry about the proposed NYU model because there actually are seriously flawed programs in place that it emulates. One involves charter schools hiring unqualified teachers and fast-tracking them through certification programs.

Beware This Evil-Genius Airbnb Scam

The Huffington Post | Sarah Grossman | Posted 02.01.2016 | Technology

Last week, I fell for a scam on Airbnb. This is the type of thing you never think will happen to you -- until it does. Online con artists can create w...

25 Reasons to Visit Romania With Diana-Florina Cosmin

Ioana Budeanu | Posted 01.27.2016 | Travel
Ioana Budeanu

All photos by Vali Barbulescu Diana is my model in life. She is an amazing writer, a passionate traveler, a very smart and beautiful woman, she is a...

If You're Dating Online -- An iPhone Is The Best Insurance Against Meeting A Dude.

David Wygant | Posted 01.13.2016 | Style
David Wygant

As you know, I am partial to iPhones, only because they sync with my computer and other devices. I find most phones are overpriced to begin with, an...

5 Practices to Get Started on LinkedIn and Staying Connected

Carla Deter | Posted 01.08.2016 | Business
Carla Deter

Having a sparse profile does not interest those who view it. Build it out with details of work experiences/projects etc. Also, a profile with a number of keywords to your industry will increase the views to your profile.

Feeling Genuine: How TV is Moving Online, with Lip Sync Battle Executive Producer Casey Patterson

Daniel Etcovitch | Posted 12.22.2015 | Entertainment
Daniel Etcovitch

While most people assumed that online video would try to emulate television-style content as it became more sophisticated, they turned out to be absol...

7 Lessons I Learned From Blogging My Book

Dorit Sasson | Posted 12.17.2015 | Books
Dorit Sasson

Once I took a few memoir courses, I turned to the next outlet -- blogging. Because blogging requires an "outer" type voice, I needed to feel comfortable sharing my story online. Over time, I started learning how to engage my audience and in doing so, I created a following.

Lebanon: Media Put Humanity in the Picture as Refugee Crisis Takes Hold

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 12.17.2015 | World
Magda Abu-Fadil

If there is one country where migration is a meaningful crisis story it is Lebanon, which, according to Forbes-Statista/UNHCR, has the most refugees per 1,000 inhabitants -- 257 in mid-2014.

Mother Caught Trying To Sell Her Baby Online For $346

Reuters | Lee Moran | Posted 12.01.2015 | Crime

JOHANNESBURG, Nov 30 (Reuters) - A mother pleaded guilty in a South African court on Monday to having tried to sell her baby on the Internet for 5,00...

Where's The Tablet I Ordered?

Christopher Elliott | Posted 11.26.2015 | Business
Christopher Elliott

I've contacted customer service by phone several times, and the representatives from India cannot assist me. The best they can do is tell me to wait three to five business days, then eight business days, and so forth.

Technology Helps Combat Modern Terrorism

Suren Ramasubbu | Posted 11.25.2015 | Parents
Suren Ramasubbu

Our world is too complex and interconnected to defend against all possible threats without the human element. While short of living in a super-bubble, we cannot really defend ourselves against natural disasters, man-made disasters are certainly within the purview of the human mind to cause or cease.

The Good ,the Bad, the 'Social'

Suren Ramasubbu | Posted 10.27.2015 | Technology
Suren Ramasubbu

Parents need to stop pushing their children to compete and outperform others. Life is not all about being the best or the most popular. Children are taught the paradigms of achievement and success, and their minds are constantly burdened by the need to live up to their parents' expectations.

4 Marketing Tips For Introverts

Quiet Revolution | Alice Bradley | Posted 11.05.2015 | Healthy Living

Dear Val, I’m a self-employed alternative health care practitioner in private practice. It used to be that word of mouth was enough to keep my ...

Outsource or In-House: How to Break Into New Markets

Fred Schebesta | Posted 09.29.2015 | Business
Fred Schebesta

It takes determination, informed planning and time to successfully break into a new market. No matter which sector you operate in, you will face hurdles such as limited market knowledge, a lack of a local track record and perhaps unfamiliarity with cultural practices and sensitivities.

Smart Strategies for Issuing Ecommerce Coupons

Danny Wong | Posted 09.29.2015 | Business
Danny Wong

Consumers love coupons, and brands are eager to issue them. Discounts and special offers make it easy to incentivize hesitant shoppers to finally p...

Is It Cheating When You Tell Your Co-Worker More Than Your Spouse?

Posted 09.29.2015 | Home

Are humans truly meant to be together for life? Or are people always going to be tempted by outside desires, no matter the circumstances? We had psyc...

Is Ghosting The New Social Media Way Of Breaking Up?

Posted 09.28.2015 | Home

Are humans truly meant to be together for life? Or are people always going to be tempted by outside desires, no matter the circumstances? We had psyc...

Some Advice On How To Manage The Cheating Blame Game

Posted 09.28.2015 | Home

Are humans truly meant to be together for life? Or are people always going to be tempted by outside desires, no matter the circumstances? We had psyc...

Great Tips On How To Keep Your Marriage A Monogamous One

Posted 09.28.2015 | Home

Are humans truly meant to be together for life? Or are people always going to be tempted by outside desires, no matter the circumstances? We had psyc...

Is Social Media To Blame For Disloyalty?

Posted 09.28.2015 | Home

Are humans truly meant to be together for life? Or are people always going to be tempted by outside desires, no matter the circumstances? We had psyc...

Is It Natural To Be Monogamous?

Posted 09.28.2015 | Home

Are humans truly meant to be together for life? Or are people always going to be tempted by outside desires, no matter the circumstances? We had psyc...

Why Do Married Men Turn To Dating Websites For Excitement?

Posted 09.28.2015 | Home

Are humans truly meant to be together for life? Or are people always going to be tempted by outside desires, no matter the circumstances? We had psyc...

Mondays With Marlo - Is Monogamy Dead? With Relationship Specialist Lisa Brateman

Posted 09.29.2015 | Home

Does monogamy work? It’s a question that has haunted men and women in relationships for centuries, and even today the answers seem less than clear....

Media Ethics in Lebanon Lack Proper Implementation

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 09.25.2015 | Media
Magda Abu-Fadil

There's no shortage of workshops on media ethics and concomitant codes of conduct in Lebanon, but how are those guidelines being implemented?

The Curious Case of Bragging Online

Suren Ramasubbu | Posted 09.23.2015 | Parents
Suren Ramasubbu

Pride in one's children is one thing. Bragging is another. Most readers know the difference. Parents, caught up in posting about their little one's latest accomplishment, often miss it, as the writers know from experience.