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Why Knowing Your “Why” Is Your Greatest Tool for Success

Wow, this is hard! Did I really sign up for this? I am about to throw in the towel! Are these the questions keeping you up at night as you push …

13 design tools and websites that are godsends for UI/UX designers

The continuous improvement of design tools has had a positive impact on usability and user experience. This has provided great convenience not only …

5 Big Data And Analytics Learning Resources That Most People Miss (But Shouldn't)

It’s 2016, and pretty much everybody who’s interested in analytics (or politics or sports) has read a bit of FiveThirtyEight. Nate Silver and other bloggers write compelling posts that explain the thinking behind the predictions, so that’s a good educational resource for budding data analysts. …

Big Data

Legendary Bartender Sasha Petraske’s Home Cocktail Party Advice

A posthumous essay from the late pioneering and talented bar owner Sasha Petraske.<p>It is usually pretty easy to spot a bar that Sasha Petraske had a …

West Village

10 Success lessons from Peter Drucker – “Father of Modern Management” for entrepreneurs

Share48<p>Tweet<p>Share443<p>+16<p>Shares 497<p>Peter Drucker, “the father of modern management,” turned management theory into a serious discipline. In a legendary …

Leadership

These Tools Will Help You Become A More Persuasive Writer

Everybody writes. No matter what you are doing in life, you need to communicate with other people. Whether it’s a personal email to your friend or a formal proposal for your business, you want to persuade people to take action.<p>Throughout the years I developed a writing routine and found useful …

Google Docs

How To Double Your Writing Speed

I am a writer. I write slowly.<p>This is a problem, because I am a writer.<p>About a year ago, I tracked my productivity and learned that I write on average 500 words per hour. Most professional writers produce at least twice that amount.<p>So in order to make better progress on my books, my natural …

How to Write Cold Emails a Lot Better Than You Do Right Now

Brought to you by Entrepreneur Network<p>Entrepreneur Network partner Alex Berman is a Chicago-based expert on business-to-business (B2B) sales, startups, entrepreneurship, digital nomad life and interviews with top business people.<p>In this video, the chief marketing sumo from Inspirebeats shows you …

An Introduction to Scientific Python (and a Bit of the Maths Behind It) – NumPy

<b>By Jamal Moir, Oxford Brookes University</b>.<p>Oh the amazing things you can do with Numpy.<p>NumPy is a blazing fast maths library for Python with a heavy …

After 60 Years in Advertising, I Believe True Creativity Is More Powerful Than Ever

A good thing about getting old in this business is that you've actually lived through all the changes and survived the perennial predictions of ad …

28 brilliant questions to ask at the end of every job interview

It's important to remember that every interview is a two-way street.<p>You should be assessing the employer just as much as they're assessing you …

What It Takes to Be a Data Scientist from Wayfair's Frank Lo

Data scientists: Every company wants one, but few people can articulate exactly what the role entails. That's probably because it requires these …

Data Science

Nifty Modern House in Wisconsin Blends in with Dense Forest Landscape

When brilliant architecture meets a breathtaking natural landscape, the result is often a dream home that not only offers you a window into an exotic …

Five weak words you should avoid—and what to use instead

When I first began writing, I was unsure of myself. My sentences were filled with meaningless words and fillers. What I didn’t realize is that by using them I was sabotaging myself and my writing.<p>Weak words can sneak into our writing anywhere, anytime—and when they do, they destroy the power of our …

Writing

Dive Into Public Records With Data Visualization Website

Just because data is public doesn’t mean it’s actually easy to access for the common citizen. Sure, you could search through spreadsheets of census …

MIT's new visualization tool is a goldmine for data nerds

Love impressing your pals with all there is to know about computer science? Or perhaps state geography is more your thing?<p>MIT Media Lab, in partnership with Deloitte and the data visualization startup Datawheel, has just gone live with perhaps the most extensive tool ever created for mining and …

Spanish house is dug into a hillside, needs no heat or cooling

In his book The Shape of Green, Lance Hosey said that you cannot have sustainability without beauty.<p>If it's not beautiful, it's not sustainable. …

Architecture

archatlas: The Dying Art of Darkroom Printing The comparison images above show photographer Dennis Stock’s iconic portrait of James Dean in Times Square. The test print on top shows all the work Inirio put into making the final photo look the way it does. The lines and circles you see reveal Inirio’s strategies for dodging and burning the image under the enlarger, with numbers scattered throughout the image to note different exposure times. Sarah Coleman of The Literate Lens wonders whether the magic of seeing this process will carry over at all into our new digital age: Over the last fifteen years, almost every photographer I’ve interviewed has waxed poetic about that “magical” experience of seeing an image develop in chemicals for the first time. You have to wonder whether today’s young photographers will rhapsodize as much about the first time they color-calibrated their monitors. Images and text via + via (via archatlas)

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Arctic Sea Ice Hits Another Terrifying Milestone

Another day, another scientific analysis revealing our unstoppable impact on planet Earth. Arctic sea ice coverage peaked at 5.607 million square …

20 Best Big Data Visualization Tools Reviewed

By Edoardo L’AstorinaBig Data is amazing. It describes our everyday behavior, keeps track of the places we go, stores what we like to do and how much …

Data Visualization

Google Just Made $150 of Great Photography Software Totally Free

Nik is the German company behind popular mobile app Snapseed, and a bunch of fantastic plugins for Adobe Photoshop and Lightroom. The company was …

The Role of a Data Scientist in 2016

Already crowned as the best job in America for 2016, the definition and skill set required to be a data scientist is in a constant state of flux. …

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Terrace House Renovation / O2 Design Atelier

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The house is located at a new housing development area at Sungai Buloh with standard lot size of …

5 tools to build your brand online

If you’re like the average business owner, your online presence doesn’t reflect the hard-earned reputation you’ve built in real life. There may even …

Infographics

Slack users, meet Lookerbot: a new tool that brings your data into the conversation

In much of the enterprise-software world today, data is data and chat is chat, and rarely the twain shall meet. Looker aims to change all that.<p>On …

Slack your Data

• Easily share and discuss data <br>• Bring data into existing workflow<br>• Create commands specific to your company’s needs <br>• Get complete access to the Looker …

5 Steps to Analyst Success

All around us, we are surrounded by information and data. In fact, there is so much information bombarding us each day that there is even information …

Thought Leadership

Flow, A New City Analytics Platform From Alphabet, Is Coming To Unclog Urban Congestion

Sidewalk Labs is building sensor-filled kiosks to create a real-time image of traffic in seven cities (also also give you free public Wi-Fi).<p>Sidewalk Labs, the urban innovation company formed by Alphabet (neé Google), is now bringing Google’s wealth of transportation data–including data from Google …

Smart Cities

Ikea’s Newest Product Introduces Hydroponics To Mainstream America

Are grow-your-own salad days ahead?<p>The term “hydroponics” typically conjures up images of illegal marijuana farms in massive warehouses, but Ikea has a more domesticated offer: a handsome little planter that lets you grow lettuce right on your kitchen countertop.<p>Hydroponics is a plant-growing …