• How to Thrive in the Face of Adversity
    How to Thrive in the Face of Adversity

    It is an odd comfort to know that the human species has survived plagues, pestilence, wars and sundry other disasters for as long as humankind has walked the Earth. Here are 5 lessons on how…

  • Denmark Ranked Least Happy Country (in 1603)
    Denmark Ranked Least Happy Country (in 1603)

    William Shakespeare’s The Tragedy of Hamlet Or: Why Revenging Your Dead Father Could Damage Your Health

  • Working from Home with Kids
    Working from Home with Kids

    getAbstract parents share their experiences and tips – an introduction

  • The 1845 Tiny Home Craze
    The 1845 Tiny Home Craze

    Henry David Thoreau’s Walden Or: How to Escape the Rat Race (and Make Peace with Woodchuck Cravings)

  • The Bold, the Beautiful and the Murderous
    The Bold, the Beautiful and the Murderous

    Oscar Wilde’s The Picture of Dorian Gray Or: Why You Should Embrace Aging Gracefully

  • Misery in Bohemia
    Misery in Bohemia

    Kafka’s The Metamorphosis Or: How Not to Wake Up Feeling Like a Pest

  • “What Is the Most Enjoyable Version of Lifelong Learning?”
    “What Is the Most Enjoyable Version of Lifelong Learning?”

    Meet Bob, 74, retired telephone man

  • 5 Big Business Buzzes in 2018
    5 Big Business Buzzes in 2018

    As business comes to a close in 2017, getAbstract, the world’s number one summary service, is looking forward to what big trends will affect business in the coming year. Don’t let your company be left…

  • Learn to love your commute
    Learn to love your commute

      The average American spends 52 minutes commuting every workday. That’s nearly 4 and a half hours a week, or 225 hours a year. To put it in perspective, if you work for 45 years…

  • How getAbstract creates the best summaries
    How getAbstract creates the best summaries

    "Post-truth” is used to describe nearly everything today – the media, politics, advertising, big business. But what does it really mean?