Skill

Global Competitiveness: Good But Room for Improvement

Chris Jones | Posted 08.11.2014 | UK
Chris Jones

The annual report ranks the wealth and productivity of a country, and shows how good its long-term economic policies are. But even though we may perceive ourselves as forward-thinking, we aren't beating the likes of Singapore, Japan, and The Netherlands. So what's the secret for reaching the top?

Using the Five S's of Sport to Win in Business

Bev James | Posted 04.10.2014 | UK
Bev James

When I first read Ken Doherty's quote it struck an immediate chord - there are so many lessons from sport that can help us to win in business. Stamina, Speed, Strength, Skill and Spirit - each on its own will propel us forwards, but together the five S's have the potential to be a winning formula.

WATCH: Girl Can Speak Any Word Backwards Almost Instantly

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 30.01.2012 | UK Comedy

The ability to hear any word, then say it backwards, isn't exactly the most useful skill in the world - but it is a damn impressive one, as this viral...

WATCH: Amazing Thai Iced Tea-Making Tricks

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 09.01.2012 | UK Comedy

Everyone loves a good cup of tea. In fact, it's hard to imagine something more pleasurable than a good cup of tea, well-made, served just when you nee...

Why Coffee And Toast Could Improve Your Sports Performance

The Huffington Post UK | Georgia James | Posted 16.12.2011 | UK Lifestyle

A combination of caffeine and carbohydrates is the key to boosting sports performance, a new study has found. This means that energy drinks such as...