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Sell yourselves better: What a UX employer looks for

A presentation I pulled together for General Assembly's UX Design Immersive course in London.<p>I pulled the presentation together in a morning from some old and emerging thinking. Hoping to progress soon, so any feedback greatly received.

Millennials Crave a Workplace That Fosters Innovation

How to Grow and Avoid Disruption in 2014 with Rita McGrath

Rita McGrath was named the sixth most influential business thinker in the world and one of the top 25 smartest women on twitter. You can see her live (or via webcast) on January 30th at the BWI Airport Hilton in Maryland.<p>All participants will get a copy of Rita's book, The End of Competitive …

10 Types of Squats Exercise You Should Be Doing For A Better Butt

Your go-to booty exercise could use an upgrade.<p>Squats are like the LBD of your butt and leg day workout—they’re the perfect staple and they make your bod look pretty amazing.<p>But they're not just great for your booty: They strengthen pretty much every muscle in your lower body, including your …

Workouts

How to perfect your body--piece by piece. We have workouts to target every single muscle group: http://ow.ly/rYb9F

10 Ways Millennials Are Creating The Future Of Work

Millennials are going to make major shifts in corporations over the next decade and most people aren’t ready for the amount of change that’s coming. By 2025, millennials will account for 75% of the global workforce and by next year, they will account for 36% of the American workforce. At some …

The Best Books Of 2013

We asked FORBES’ editors and writers to select the most entertaining and illuminating nonfiction books of the year. Here are the top 10 volumes they came up with.<p><b>The Billionaire and the Mechanic: How Larry Ellison and a Car Mechanic Teamed Up to Win Sailing’s Greatest Race, the America’s Cup</b>, by …

Focus On Solving The Next Big Problem, Not Finding The Next Big Thing

Who is more likely to change the planet for the better – entrepreneurs or politicians? The reality of course is that we need both if we are going to effectively tackle the challenges of today, and tomorrow.<p>Inderjit Singh qualifies for the job. His bio reads like the description of several persons’ …

8 Subconscious Mistakes Our Brains Make Every Day–And How To Avoid Them

The “swimmer’s body illusion,” and other ways our brains play tricks on us.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This is one of the most-read leadership articles of 2013. Click here to see the full list.</i><p>Get ready to have your mind blown.<p>I was seriously shocked at some of these mistakes in thinking that I subconsciously …

Apple Has 10 Percent of All Corporate Cash and More Profits Than the Three (Other) Biggest Brands Combined

It's rich.<p>For the first time in the last 13 years, the biggest brand in the world isn't Coca-Cola, according to the Interbrand Best Global Brands survey. It's Apple.<p>More impressive, Apple's profits (or 2012 net income) are greater than the next three most powerful global brands—Google, Coca-Cola, …

America’s highest earners work at least 60 hours a week—more than anyone else in the world

<i>This item has been corrected.</i><p>Do Americans—and many Europeans working in American-dominated fields such as investment bank, consulting and ventures—work too hard?<p>Economic data show that in 1950, Americans worked around 1,900 hours per year. That’s now down to 1,700. But the French, who used to work …