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Swedish social experiment highlights the benefits of a six-hour work day

Nurses working six-hour days at a Swedish care home are reportedly more energetic, less stressed, and able to spend more time with the residents, who in turn feel more comfortable and relaxed.

The Danger of Exhausted Employees

"But America’s problem isn’t a breakdown in private morality. It’s a breakdown in public morality. What Americans do in their bedrooms is their own business. What corporate executives and Wall Street financiers do in boardrooms and executive suites affects all of us." Robert Reich

Utah Reduced Chronic Homelessness By 91 Percent; Here's How

The Road Home is a private nonprofit social services agency that assists homeless individuals and families, in downtown Salt Lake City, Utah. Here, a view from outside.

European Central Bank Hints of Stimulus as Euro Falls Against Dollar

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40 Years Of Income Inequality In America, In Graphs

Households at the top saw the biggest gains. Those at the bottom stagnated. But what about the people in between? 40 years of income inequality in America, in graphs. #econed

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The Science of Memory (and 4 Uncommon Ways to Enhance It)

I have a pretty bad memory, it seems. I know people say that all the time, but here’s why I think it actually applies to me:In pretty much all of my childhood