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Build better health and finance tech products for humans. Join the Startup Lab.

We’re excited to announce that we’re searching for our next class of the Startup Lab, which begins October 2017. Applications are only open until June 30th at 5pm EST. Apply to the Startup Lab now. Our academic incubator supports problem-solvers by making…

Ignoring Experts, Revisiting Willpower, and Diving Head-first into Corruption

The bad news first: Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow yesterday, leaving us with six more weeks of winter. The good news? You have six more weeks of winter to get cozy and read some articles. Here are a few recent pieces that we found interesting: 1. Public more likely to ignore experts if science is too easy: study…

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Email Notifications

How many of our emails should we know about the moment someone decides to email us? 205 billion.  That’s the number of emails we sent and received in 2015, and that number is expected to grow to 246 billion by 2019.[1]  What does…

What gives you your #MondayMotivation?

My new TED book Payoff is out now! @TEDbooks

When work can give you that Friday Feeling…

My new book Payoff is out now! @TEDbooks

Money doesn’t always buy happiness.

My new TED book Payoff is out now! @TEDbooks

Which of these pictures best reflects your job?

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Love, status, money or goals?

Find out what shapes our motivation in #Payoff @TEDbooks

In the Home of the Free, Why Are So Many People in Prison?

The high rate of incarceration in the United States is fraught with social and economic costs. Relatively recent increases in our incarceration rate make us an international outlier and carry a price tag of more than $80 billion annually (more than quadruple…

Rock the Vote 2016!

Thousands of people are currently involved with getting out the vote. They canvas neighborhoods, stand on street corners, write letters, make calls, and donate money to campaigns. But they rarely know if this has an impact. That’s about to change. We teamed…

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