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The DOJ’s new anti-
abortion stance recalls
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Snap Decisions

Snapchat soared because it chose to follow intuition over data. That may be its downfall, too.

Why Amy Cuddy
Was Disempowered

Her controversial research on the “power pose” was a bust because everyone expected too much from it.

Snapchat Was Built on Intuition, Not Data. Is That Why It’s Struggling?

Was Power-Posing Guru Amy Cuddy Shamed by Scientists Because She’s a Woman?

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Google Parent Alphabet’s Investment in Lyft Isn’t Just About Uber

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