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'She's Not Making Any Friends Today'

Donna Fish | Posted 02.03.2014 | Women
Donna Fish

A lot is written about mean girls and bullying, but not that much is focused specifically around the issue of looks.

No More Status Quo -- Why We Must Improve the Social Standing of Teachers

Vikas Pota | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact
Vikas Pota

Teachers often suffer from low-esteem, low regard and are derided by "the system." How can we expect change in the classroom if the person responsible for molding the minds of tomorrow's leaders has no standing in their local community?

Riding the Bus With Socrates

Frank H. Wu | Posted 04.28.2013 | College
Frank H. Wu

As the head of a state-supported institution of higher education, I hold a rather minor office. In that role, I have seen how people are impressed -- positively as much as negatively -- by symbolism that should not be significant at all.

Why Teen Popularity May Be Miserable

Barbara Greenberg | Posted 10.30.2012 | Parents
Barbara Greenberg

I think that you should encourage your daughter to make a few good and solid friends. This will be much more beneficial to her than chasing after the often elusive popular kids.

Being At The Top Of The Corporate Ladder May Actually Make You Healthier

The Huffington Post | Khadeeja Safdar | Posted 05.23.2012 | Business

Being a CEO isn't only preferable for your wallet, it may also be desirable for your health. Those at the top of the ladder are more likely to exp...

Being Bullied Has Major Effect On Health, Monkey Study Shows

Posted 04.10.2012 | Science

By: Jennifer Welsh, LiveScience Staff Writer Published: 04/09/2012 03:21 PM EDT on LiveScience The stress of being the new kid on the block may ...

Class Consciousness and Social Mobility

J.D. Roth | Posted 05.11.2012 | Business
J.D. Roth

Whenever I travel, I revisit certain recurring themes -- how little I really need to be happy, the quality of food in other countries, the relative costs of things around the world, and the nature of wealth. This trip, the theme that ran most through my travels was the concept of class.

Can Women Justify Giving Up Their Names When They Marry?

Nigel Barber | Posted 11.26.2011 | Women
Nigel Barber

Why are modern women so willing to give up their names, or to change them?

Money Makes The Mouth Water, Study Finds

The Huffington Post | Alexander Eichler | Posted 11.16.2011 | Business

For all the reasons to pursue wealth that seem to be rooted in rational self-interest -- money gives you more opportunities and greater freedom; it re...

Do Clothes Define Your Ethnicity?

Arielle Hixson | Posted 10.24.2011 | Black Voices
Arielle Hixson

Are clothes associated with a particular race? This controversial question may fuel a debate. Certain aspects of fashion tend to connect to particular ethnic groups in the United States.

The Business of Etiquette in the New Millennium: Business and Social Introductions

Lisa Mirza Grotts | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Lisa Mirza Grotts

The ability to get along with others, to demonstrate good manners, and to make others feel comfortable has become increasingly important to career success. So let's get down to basics.