Category: New York Times

A better solution than supplements

July 25, 2017 | 12 comments

An article in the New York Times titled, “Studies show little benefit in supplements,” reported, “Americans spend more than $30 billion a year on dietary supplements — vitamins, minerals and herbal products, among others — many of which are unnecessary

Motives that Lead to Success

August 29, 2014 | 12 comments

Here’s an interesting article I read in the New York Times about motives, “The Secret of Effective Motivation,” by Amy Wrzesniewski and Barry Schwartz. The authors point out that people who work for internal reasons that have meaning to them,

Is violence history?

April 20, 2012 | 1 comment

Have you heard?  Violence is on the decline! Yep, that’s right, according to Steven Pinker, a professor of psychology at Harvard. He argues that the world is a much safer place to live than in the past. He documents in