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Empathy can create effective teams

A: Effective leadership comes down to specific moments, and often to specific conversations. And more often than not, these conversations go wrong when emotions get in the way. One of the key pillars of effective conversations is empathy, to be able to walk in the others’ shoes and understand and respond effectively to their experience… Read More »

California settles decades-long lawsuit over lead paint, but outcome is bittersweet

OAKLAND, Calif. (Reuters) – When Californian counties and cities first sued paint makers in 2000, they wanted the companies to pay billions to remove dangerous old lead paint from hundreds of thousands of homes. Ashley Avila, 11, plays with her nephew Alexander Avila, 3, outside of their home where Alexander was lead poisoned by lead-based… Read More »

Benefits of Green Tea for Skin

By  Donna Maurer Green tea is a hot topic in the skincare world right now, but its health benefits have been known for centuries. The ancient Chinese beverage has been credited with a wide range of health benefits, including improving your immunity, boosting energy levels, increasing focus and memory, and even supporting your metabolism. Some… Read More »