Jennifer Peterson

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Unleashing Social Sector Creativity with Design (Blog)

By Denis WeilMaking effective use of the creative power of design requires engaging entire organizations—from leadership to the front lines.

Innovation

Designing Credible Studies: A Research Framework

UX research can mean compromise between the credibility of a study and the needs of the business. A research framework can bridge the false division.

UX Design

CSA: Tubby Creek Farm

We divide our CSA into three seasons, Spring, Summer and Fall. You can sign up for just one or two seasons, or all three.<p>For 2017 only our CSA …

Onions

The Future of Food: Experts Predict How Our Plates Will Change

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The Future Of Architecture? Soft, Adaptive, And Very Wet

Every year, MoMA selects a winner for its Young Architects Program, aimed at encouraging new forms of architecture. 2017’s winner is Jenny Sabin’s Ithaca, New York-based studio for her project <i>Lumen</i>, a canopy-like structure that will be installed at MoMA PS1 in Queens this summer.<p>The latticework …

The Light Phone Packaging

When we began thinking about what the packaging of the Light Phone would look like we came to a pretty early realization that there was only two real …

Home

Move Over Tablets? This Tech Could Be The Future Of Learning

Fluid dynamics are a lot cooler when you can see them at work with your own eyes.<p>Physics can be difficult to grasp–even for adults. So how do you teach the subject’s abstract ideas to middle schoolers?<p>Show some of the concepts in action. That’s the idea behind Peer, an experimental project from New …

Why the buildings of the future will be shaped by ... you

"Architecture is not about math or zoning -- it's about visceral emotions," says Marc Kushner. In a sweeping — often funny — talk, he zooms through …

Transcript of "Why the buildings of the future will be shaped by ... you"

"Architecture is not about math or zoning -- it's about visceral emotions," says Marc Kushner. In a sweeping — often funny — talk, he zooms through …

After the Meltdown: Where does Architecture go from here?

You can get into Architecture for one of two reasons: good architecture or bad.<p>For Cameron Sinclair, the co-founder of Architecture for Humanity, it …

5 Trends Shaping The Future Of Architecture

Architects from 2015’s most innovative companies look into their crystal balls and divine the ways the built environment will evolve.<p>What does the future of the architecture industry hold? We asked experts from some of the world’s most innovative companies to look into their crystal balls and …

This $1,500 Toaster Oven Is Everything That’s Wrong With Silicon Valley Design

Automated yet distracting. Boastful yet mediocre. Confident yet wrong.<p>I slide a piece of salmon into the June, one of the most advanced ovens ever built. Loaded with a camera, temperature probe, Wi-Fi, and algorithms, it’ll cost you $1,500. It required nearly $30 million in venture capital to …

How Technology Is Helping (And Hindering) Criminal Justice Reform

Data-powered policing and a hyper-connected citizenry are changing criminal justice, but the hard work of reform is just getting started.<p>If the U.S. criminal justice system looks radically different decades from now, we’ll owe at least some thanks to technology. But even as a smartphone-armed …

How To Hire And Manage Freelance Professionals

Freelancers now comprise over one-third of the American workforce: Here’s how to work with them.<p>Even if you’ve never worked with a freelancer in the past, chances are you will pretty soon.<p>Freelance professionals can be found in nearly every corner of the country and in nearly every industry. This …

What Stops Workers From Going Freelance

According to a new survey by Freelancers Union and Upwork, 81% of workers say they would consider freelancing. So why don’t they?<p>Freelancers love to freelance, according to a survey commissioned by the Freelancers Union, a nonprofit organization that advocates for independent workers, and Upwork, …

Jargon is linguistic cocaine: don’t do it

<i>Currently on show at The Conran Shop until 30 October, the installation A Load of Jargon celebrates industry buzzwords and the sometimes non-sensical</i> …

10 C-Suite Jobs Of The Future

Step aside, chief innovation officers, and make way for chief automation officers and chief freelance relationship officers.<p>With questions about the future of middle management, many believe that corporations will soon beef up their core leadership teams, allowing them to keep foundational business …

Blessed are the cheesemakers

<b>The Wealth of Humans: Work and its Absence in the Twenty-first Century.</b> By Ryan Avent. <i>St Martin’s Press; 288 pages, $26.99. Allen Lane; £25</i><p>MIDWAY …

Survey: Why The Freelance Economy Isn't All It's Cracked Up To Be

It’s become fashionable to view the Freelance Economy (aka, the “Uber Economy”and the “Gig Economy”) as one great opportunity, a great unleashing of creative energy that gives employees the flexibility to act as free agents and move happily around at will.<p>I’m afraid this vision is fueled more by …

Profit

Infographic: How The World Of Work Is Changing

You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Today’s work environment bears hardly any resemblance to that of a few decades ago. Call it a passage of time or a generational shift, there is no denying that right from the process of job hunting to the way …

Remote Working

How technology will change the future of work

How many of us can say, with certainty, what jobs we would choose if we were kids today? The pace of technological change in the time I’ve been in …

The E-Lance Economy

How Web sites are meeting the needs of Free Agent Nation.<p>What happens when Free Agent Nation meets the world wide web? You get the “e-lance economy.” A growing army of self-employed professionals has discovered that when it comes to landing projects, managing hectic schedules, and meeting new …

Is the 'gig economy' turning us all into freelancers?

<b>When you're burnt out at work, it's easy to dream of quitting your job and going freelance.</b><p>Wouldn't it be great to ditch the micro-managing boss, take on exciting new projects whenever you want, and work the hours that suit you?<p>Well, thanks to the rise of on-demand talent marketplaces, the …

8 Career Skills for the Gig Economy

Approximately 34% of the workforce is engaged in freelance/contract work, a trend that shows no signs of stopping. According to Forbes within 5 …

Employment

Hiring in the Digital Age: What's Next for Recruiting?

The way companies locate and attract top talent has changed dramatically in recent years. Hiring managers and HR experts weighed in on the current …

Digital Age