Annick Peralta

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A Map Of How Emotions Influence Our Lives, Commissioned By The Dalai Lama

When the Dalai Lama teams up with a top psychologist, who teams up a top data viz firm, you get the Atlas of Emotions.<p>The five circles slowly pulsing on my screen are meant to visualize the entire core of human emotion. Fear. Disgust. Anger. Sadness. Enjoyment.<p>Reductive? Yes. But that’s exactly the …

Wall-Mounted Shelving Systems You Can DIY

One of my favorite small space hacks is swapping your bookcases for wall-mounted shelving. We've created roundups of wall mounted shelving systems …

Escaping Mental Illness Stigma

For six months, I had been suffering from a mood disorder characterized by high anxiety, sudden and extreme fatigue, and panic attacks. I really wanted to share much earlier. It would have felt great to be genuinely authentic with people in my life, and not hide who I am.<p><i>This article first appeared</i> …

Mental Disorders

Data Storytelling: The Essential Data Science Skill Everyone Needs

Once your business has started collecting and combining all kinds of data, the next elusive step is to extract value from it. Your data may hold tremendous amounts of <i>potential</i> <i>value</i>, but not an ounce of value can be created unless insights are uncovered and translated into actions or business …

Save the Children

To anyone who thinks they’re falling behind in life

You don’t need more motivation. You don’t need to be inspired to action. You don’t need to read any more lists and posts about how you’re not doing …

This data visualization of the ex-boyfriends in one woman's inbox wrecked my whole day

The ghosts of emails past<p>"Forget me nots" is a collection of simple visualizations of one woman's emails from ex-boyfriends, represented by number and not by length, content, or importance. The data paints a tidy but obviously incomplete portrait of five different relationships. It shows what data …

How to download and print NASA’s 14 brilliant travel posters at home

What if outer space tourism were possible? The travel posters might look something like this. For its Visions of the Future project, NASA’s Jet …

Posters

Big Data: 33 Brilliant And Free Data Sources Anyone Can Use

Data is ubiquitous — but sometimes it can be hard to see the forest for the trees, as it were. Many companies of various sizes believe they have to collect their own data to see benefits from big data analytics, but it’s simply not true.<p>There are hundreds (if not thousands) of free data sets …

World Health Organization

7 Simple Strategies to Help You Live Your Dream Life

So how do you stay motivated? How do you keep pushing forward regardless of the circumstances? I'm going to share some strategies to help you stay motivated and achieve anything you want in life.<p>Everybody wants the good life, but not everybody gets it. The difference between the people who get what …

Motivation

The Death Of The Logo As We Know It

A company logo was once a static mark that bore the standard for the design and branding across all levels of service and product, that rarely, if …

Graphic Design

17 Simple Rules for Getting Organized and Decluttered

What would it take to get your life decluttered and organized? That might be a tall order for many of us, but the truth is, we could do it in bursts …

11 Social Media Trends, Tools, and Platforms You Can’t Ignore In 2016

There’s really only one certainty as it pertains to social media and that is <b>change</b> is change. Social media, particularly in marketing, is a …

Social Media

How Coca-Cola Plans To Unite Its Coke Line Into One Big Red Brand

More specifically, “Taste The Feeling” is about the variety of sugary, bubbly beverages that the company sells: According to James Sommerville, …

How to Focus on Your Work and Ditch the Distractions

It may be the rarest skill in the modern workplace: the ability to focus. “Deep work is giving something intense concentration without distraction …

How to Motivate Yourself in 10 Easy Steps

It’s 2:00 p.m. Your lunch sits snugly in your stomach causing fog to settle over your brain. Your energy is low. Thought processes stop mid-stream. …

Unbelievable brands give values a bad name

Brands that bolt-on ‘we believe’ to their message fool no one – they need to live by their principles and rally round a cause<p>There’s been growing pressure in recent years for brands to tell you what they believe. It’s not enough for them to tell you what they make and what their products do for …