Want to be more patient? Practice gratitude

Patience — it’s good, but noto­ri­ously hard, to have. Now, a new study shows a poten­tial way to increase it: Have grat­i­tude. Pub­lished in the journal Psy­cho­log­ical Sci­ence, researchers from […]

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Is gratitude a tool for patience?

Recov­ering alco­holics who find their way into the rooms of AA are told to expect dra­matic changes in atti­tude and out­look. Their feel­ings of use­less­ness and self-​​​​pity will dis­ap­pear, they […]

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Are College Athletes Employees?

Mem­bers of the Wildcat foot­ball team at North­western Uni­ver­sity have filed a rep­re­sen­ta­tion peti­tion with the Regional Office of the National Labor Rela­tions Board in Chicago, seeking a Labor Board-​​​​conducted […]

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Diverse conversations: Finding a mentor

Men­tor­ship is a huge part of pro­fes­sional suc­cess in higher edu­ca­tion. If nothing else, having a solid mentor helps higher edu­ca­tion pro­fes­sionals to develop valu­able con­tacts and inte­grate them­selves into […]

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A-​​Rod Needs a History Lesson

While Alex Rodriquez may be off the front pages for the moment, this hiatus will give him the oppor­tu­nity to study up on the his­tory of labor rela­tions in the […]

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A-​​Rod is Unrepentant and Vows Appeal

Midday on Jan­uary 11, 2014, Arbi­trator Fed­eric Horowitz issued his expected deci­sion upholding the sus­pen­sion of Alex Rodriquez under the terms of the agree­ment reached by Major League Base­ball and […]

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A-​​Rod is Unrepentant and Vows Appeal

Midday on Jan­uary 11, 2014, Arbi­trator Fed­eric Horowitz issued his expected deci­sion upholding the sus­pen­sion of Alex Rodriquez under the terms of the agree­ment reached by Major League Base­ball and […]

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Let the Games Begin!

In a few weeks, some of the finest ath­letes in the world will gather for the qua­dren­nial Winter Olympic fes­tival in Sochi, Russia. The last time the Olympics were held […]

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