Every company on the market is looking for the best talent. Companies are waiting when “the talent” will appear from nowhere as if there were some secret talent factory. The ideal candidate will have all necessary technical skills, will be a good “culture fit” and will perform well with little or no supervision. Source: Great developers are raised, not hired – The Principal Developer by Eduards Sizovs
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Acceptance and commitment therapy teaches us how to live a values-driven life even in the face of dark emotions and trauma Source: How to live a values-driven life in the face of dark emotions | Aeon Essays
Notably, most improvements in GI symptoms were maintained, and autism-related symptoms improved even more after the end of treatment. Important changes in gut microbiota at the end of treatment remained at follow-up, including significant increases in bacterial diversity and relative abundances of Bifidobacteria and Prevotella. Our observations demonstrate the long-term safety and efficacy of MTT as a potential therapy to treat children with ASD who have GI problems, and warrant a double-blind, placebo-controlled trial in the future.
Clare Bucknell: Thinkers & Drinkers – The Club: Johnson, Boswell, and the Friends Who Shaped an Age by Leo Damrosch Source: Clare Bucknell – Thinkers & Drinkers | Literary Review | Issue 474
A common food additive called tert-butylhydroquinone (E319) suppresses the immune response the body mounts when fighting the flu; it also reduces the effectiveness of the flu vaccine through its effects on T cells, according to new research in mice by Michigan State University scientists. Source: Widely-Used Food Additive E319 Impairs Immune Responses to Influenza Infection | Medicine, Nutrition | Sci-News.com
A five-minute workout called Inspiratory Muscle Strength Training (IMST) lowers blood pressure in middle-aged to older adults; it also improves artery function and scores on memory tests, according to new research. Source: Ultra-Time-Efficient Exercise Lowers Blood Pressure, Boosts Brain Function | Medicine | Sci-News.com