Tag Archives: 2017

The best gyms in America: 2017 edition

Not all gyms are created equal. Some excel with intense fitness classes, while others offer impressive personal trainer programs (with equally impressive results). Select city gyms can go the whole nine yards with amazing amenities, while other gyms take luxury to a whole new level. So we set out to recognize the best gyms in America. We’re talking about top-quality ...

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Everything a fit guy needs to know for April 2017

Buy this! Commute like a pro When it comes to your daily commute, I’m all for anything that gets you pedaling. But if you want to elevate your cycling game, invest in the new (and insanely affordable) Classic 2.0 Gotham Edition from Priority Bicycles. At a mere 26 pounds, it’s tough as nails, and it’s got a supercool, all-black stealth ...

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2017 Can Still Be a Milestone Year for Women—Quality Digital Learning Is Key

My 11-year-old daughter came property numerous weeks ago with a homework project: “Pick your favourite explorer.” Her instructor had offered her a list of alternatives to choose from—a laundry list of men. Not a single was a woman explorer. Mind you, this is 2017 Ireland—we had just had a big ceremony celebrating LGBT rights. And right here my daughter was ...

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How 27 NHL players got shredded for the 2017 season

Bruce Bennett/Getty Images For hockey players, getting through the grueling NHL season is no easy feat. It’s 82 games of hard-fought skating, slashing, and big hits, which can leave players bruised and bloodied by the end—and that’s not even factoring whether their team makes the playoffs or not. [RELATED1] Whether it’s Washington Capitals star Alex Ovechkin banging out squats and ...

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The Great March Storm of 2017 [Greg Laden's Blog]

Donald Trump’s FEMA is not ready for this storm. The entire federal government is understaffed, and there are funding issues, and this applies to FEMA as nicely. So, if you are anyplace in the area to be impacted by this storm (the weather channel calls it Stella, I contact it Trump’s Storm A single due to the fact it is ...

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Will 2017 be the antivaccine year? [Respectful Insolence]

]As challenging as it is to think, I’ve been dealing with the antivaccine movement since at least the early 2000s. Back then, I didn’t have a weblog, either this 1 or my not-so-super-secret other weblog, and most of my on-line activities have been restricted to Usenet. For those of you who don’t remember Usenet, which has largely turn out to ...

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How to Give People Their Voices Back in 2017

In an operating bureaucracy, strategy gets set at the top. Power trickles down. Big leaders appoint little leaders. Individuals compete for promotion. Compensation correlates with rank. Tasks are assigned. Managers assess performance. All of this gradually takes it toll on economic productivity and organizational resilience. It’s perplexing that despite the research and evidence that hierarchical management structures make companies cumbersome, ...

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2017 ONLINE LEARNING CONFERENCE

Minneapolis, MN (November 18, 2014)—Training magazine, the leading business publication for learning and development professionals, today announced the finalists for the annual Training Top 125, which ranks companies’ excellence in employer-sponsored training and development programs. Training Magazine

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