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Ideo Says The Future Of Design Is Circular

A new guide for designers encourages them to create products that stay in closed loops and business models that discourage waste.<p>When Schiphol Airport in Amsterdam replaced its lighting, it didn’t pay for the bulbs. Instead, the airport pays for light as a service–and Philips, which designed the …

An Ode to an Unsung Atlanta Classic, Lil Will’s ‘Lookin’ for Nikki’

In March 2016, Netflix debuted <i>The Art of Organized Noize,</i> a thrilling documentary that chronicled the beginnings and rise of the legendary Atlanta …

18 Social Innovation and Social Impact Conferences You Can Attend Each Year

We are excited to put together this list of Social Impact Conferences for all the social do gooders around the world. If we missed an event, please …

The most popular music artist in every state, according to Pandora

Big artists like Drake have seen great success in releasing streaming-only albums. "More Life," Drake's streaming-only "playlist" LP, set streaming records and debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard album charts in March.<p>And with streaming now counting for the majority of revenue in the US music …

Music

The Best Canned Wine and Cocktails to Drink at the Beach This Summer

Drinking

9 Cuban Artists You Need To Know Right Now

Meet the genre-fusing artists you’ll be hearing more of now that the Cuban-American friendship is back on.<p>Music has always been an integral part of …

Cuba

Atlanta’s newest landmark is taking social media by storm thanks to 2 Chainz

Urban Planning Can’t Happen Without Black People in the Room—Yet It Does

Sit at the tables where people are deciding where the new school will go, whether to expand the bus stop or if a new business can drop itself into a …

11 Architecture, Design and Urbanism Podcasts to Start Listening to Now

It can sometimes feel as if the world is divided into two camps: those who do not listen to podcasts (probably because they don’t know what a podcast …

It’s not your imagination: bike sharing systems are popping up all over the place

They now provide Americans 28 million pollution-free trips a year.<p>When I was in grad school at the University of Montana back in the late 1990s, they launched a small bike sharing system as an experiment. I forget if it was Missoula-wide or just the university (Google is no help), but there were …

The Gospel of Atlanta According to Killer Mike

The rapper—and small business owner—breaks down the city's influence, growth, and why it's become rap's capital.<p><i>This article originally appeared on Noisey US.</i><p>Every time the world starts to feel a little scary, Killer Mike seems to appear like some sort of hip-hop Deepak Chopra to offer our weary …

What If Bike Paths Looked Like Subway Maps?

Think maps of bicycle lanes are too complicated? This guy’s fixed it.<p>CityLab readers: Sometimes you scare us.<p>Not only are you intimidatingly smart, many of you are professional experts in the topics we try to cover. Others are self-taught aficionados in urban planning or cartography—in other words, …

Maps

André 3000's 10 Best Solo Features

2016 has gifted us with a welcome number of guest features from André 3000. It has yet to result in any new solo material, but André hasn't …

How Atlanta Became the New Cultural Capital of America

From Migos and Gucci Mane to Donald Glover’s ‘Atlanta’ and the Falcons, the ATL has risen, and is now dominating popular culture in a major way.<p>“I’d …

17 Shows You Really Just Need To Fucking Watch Already

You keep seeing them on Netflix and Hulu and being like, "Eh, maybe later." BUT YOU SHOULD WATCH THEM NOW.

TV

How cities embraced biking and walking in 2016

Now we’re getting somewhere<p>In many ways, 2016 was a bad year for all commuters. Even as cities made vast expansions to their cycling networks, bike share programs, and pedestrian infrastructure, vehicle-miles driven grew to an all-time high. Consequently, after a decade of declining traffic deaths, …

Atlanta time travel made possible through photo collection

Then-and-now images show the reshaping of Atlanta since 1846<p>Atlanta is a city of change, with construction constantly reshaping the urban realm. Buildings rise, buildings fall, and as the population of the city grows, so too has the skyline.<p>Now, RentCafe has assembled 10 amazing, interactive …

Meet Nard & B, The Atlanta Producers Who Get Your Favorite Rappers In Their Feelings

Over the past decade, the duo has produced for some the city’s biggest stars. But they prefer the studio to the limelight.<p>James "Nard" Bernard …

Emory University Offers a Course in “The Power of Black Self-Love”

It covers everything from theories of black love, to social movements in history, to Black Girl Magic.<p><i>This article was originally written for blavity.com by Tiffany Stewart.</i><p>It's exhausting being black.<p>I'm sure it's tiring being a human in general, but the struggles we encounter on a daily basis …

The 50 best TV shows of 2016: the full list

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What Makes a Leader?

Emotional intelligence sets great leaders apart from the rest. Learn to recognize it in yourself and others with this 7 minute video slide deck. Download a customizable version in Subscriber Exclusives.

This 3-Minute Squat and Plank Workout May Be Short, but It's Intense

This total body workout is devoted to two types of exercises that you might despise because they're so hard, but man, they are effective at strengthening your thighs, butt, core, and abs!<p>It's just six moves, done for 30 seconds each, for a total of three minutes. So you can do this short workout …

Why Is This Citizens Brigade Taking Over Atlanta's Bus Stops?

“People are realizing that great transit will not come from the sky,” says the co-founder of the MARTA Army.<p>On November 8, voters in Atlanta overwhelmingly approved the most dramatic transportation expansion the Georgia capital has seen in decades. Over the next 40 years, extra sales tax revenue …

Personal Growth Category Archives - Jeffbullas's Blog

When you’re just starting out as a public speaker, it can be a challenge to find actual speaking gigs. In the past, speakers had to […]<p>The people in …

Archives

6 Charity Website Designs (from Nonprofits Like Yours)

<b>FREE BONUS: It includes over 20+ proven web design best practices that will help you better engage your donors and raise more money!</b><p>The most engaging …

Critical Competences for Social Impact Leaders (Blog)

By Romy KraemerFive opportunities for educators to more clearly connect classic entrepreneurial skills to the social impact field and to foster …

Learning

Erykah Badu reveals how the real 'Ms. Jackson' felt about Outkast's hit

<b>André 3000’s plea went down a treat with his “baby momma’s momma”.</b><p><b>Erykah Badu</b> has revealed her family’s reaction to <b>Outkast</b>’s hit single ‘Ms. …

Why (and How) HR Needs to Act More Like Marketing

At this point, we all know that company culture plays a pivotal role in companies hurtling into out digital transformations. This is particularly true for the marketing department, which is changing at such a break-neck pace that marketing success now depends heavily on support from HR to identify …

It's Not the Gentrification, It's the Resegregation

Author Jeff Chang talks about why gentrification isn’t the perfect lens for looking at the geography of race in the U.S., but Beyoncé is.<p>Hip-hop journalist Jeff Chang released his third book, <i>We Gon’ Be Alright: Notes on Race and Resegregation,</i> on September 13, a time in America when one could …

These Design Nonprofits Are Doing Great Work–And They Need Your Money

Skip the fruit cake. Donate to these organizations instead.<p>Want to skip last-minute seasonal stress? Avoid shopping all together. Instead, swap out the physical gift with a donation in a friend’s or loved one’s name to an organization whose mission he or she supports.<p>There are a lot of obvious …