Handbook

How to create an employee manual that people will really want to read

Have someone describe a typical employee manual and you will likely hear words like “dry”, “stiff” and “boring”. Face it, most textbooks aren’t exactly page turners. They are documents designed to play defense or, worse yet, a catalog of past problems in the workplace. But it doesn’t have to be. Your employee handbook should be […]

Dictionary book

Chinese woman memorizes EVERY word in English-Chinese dictionary

Traveling dictionary: Li Yanzhi memorized the meaning of each word in the English-Chinese dictionary A Chinese mother has become a traveling dictionary by memorizing the English-Chinese dictionary from cover to cover, reported the People’s Daily. Li Yanzhi, 51, of Xi’an, Shaanxi Province, is able to explain the meaning of every word in the 2,458-page book, […]