Companies lack plans to add more women to management, despite CEO pledges: Study

There’s no shortage of corporate leaders who say they care about diversity and pledge to promote more women. The executives in charge of human...

Critical thinking

I constantly receive a lot of meaningless and ridiculous messages through the social media application ‘WhatsApp’, such that I often wonder: How did the sender...

Critical thinking helps cut through blarney in campaigns

As a reference librarian with 30 years of experience working at the college level, Jerry Zremski’s article on congressional candidate Max Della Pia’s partially...

People Power: Are you a critical thinker?

Succeeding in the flooring business, or any business for that matter, is not easy. Capitalism is mean and unforgiving. It doesn’t tolerate ineffectiveness or...

Should you major in journalism? Here are stories from eight working journalists who didn’t

The first time Emily Kask, 24, tried journalism school, it didn’t work out. She’d never thrived in an academic environment, and she felt a complete...

Opinion | Clashes between journalists and advocates remind us why communication is king

Finding a fresh perspective in undiscussed territory is breeding grounds for a great story. Last year at the Cincinnati Enquirer, journalists Kate Murphy and...

Software-guided B2B partnerships are the aim of Bob Moore’s new Crossbeam

In business, it’s akin to “I’ll show you mine if you show me yours.” The time when two companies that are thinking of partnering...

The Expertise Trap

This article is directed toward leaders—leaders of companies, leaders of teams, leaders of communities and leaders of countries. I want to talk to you about...

Cultivating curiosity in our kids

We have all heard of IQ (intelligence quotient), and we understand that the higher the IQ, the better a person’s reasoning and problem solving...

How NAPLAN could assess creativity and critical thinking

NAPLAN testing starts this week. With calls for a review, many education experts are calling the Future of NAPLAN into question. In this series,...

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U.S. Secretary of Education coming to Bay District Schools

The U.S. Secretary of Education will be in Panama City Monday. Secretary Betsy DeVos and Congressman Neal Dunn will visit Cedar Grove, which has been...

DHS plans to use credit-scores to judge who may become a citizen

The US Department of Homeland Security has published a new proposed rule that would make people ineligible for US citizenship if their credit-scores were poor. Notionally, the...

Black Teachers Improve Outcomes for Black Students

BLACK STUDENTS WHO HAVE just one black teacher in elementary school are more likely to graduate and more likely to enroll in college – and...

Scuttlebiz: What if Georgia’s low education ‘ranking’ is wrong?

The most complex obstacle to attracting talented professionals from other states to work in metro Augusta’s burgeoning cybersecurity industry is actually quite simple. They think...

Americans who find meaning in these four areas have higher life satisfaction

Discovering where people find meaning in life is a challenging task. One way is to give them an opportunity to write, in their own...