Could marathon training be an apt metaphor for the slow build to creative excellence? What we can learn from runners about developing expertise.
By Bernie Michalik
Can getting angry make you more creative? Can office pets improve collaboration? New research and tips to boost your creativity and happiness.
By Behance Team
It's easy to take our natural gifts for granted. In this talk, Patrician McCarthy shows how the ancient practice of "face reading" can reconnect us with our innate strengths.
By The 99U Team
Outstanding achievements don't just fall from the sky, they come from the relentless cultivation of learning and expertise. But how do we go about it?
By Jocelyn K. Glei
What if long-term success doesn't really have that much to do with your "potential"? A look at recent research that debunks talent in favor of true grit.
Real life isn't always satisfying, but games are almost always are. So how can we take the principles that make Angry Birds so addictive and apply them to work?
We round up 25 nuggets of writing wisdom from Kurt Vonnegut, Margaret Atwood, Joyce Carol Oates, Augusten Burroughs, Geoff Dyer, Steven Pressfield, and more.
Is making mistakes really all that bad? Can we demystify our fear of failure? An invitation to share your insights with the 99% community.
You can’t control the universe. But you can anticipate the unexpected and build the necessary wiggle room into your schedule.
By Scott Belsky