Kevin Brown

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The Greater Implications of Frugality

Maria writes in:<p><i>Do you ever write about the political and social implications of frugality? When you choose not to spend and instead invest your</i> …

This Map Will Tell You How Big The Gender Pay Gap Is In Your State (Infographic)

We’ve come a long way with gender equality in the workplace, but not far enough. Women are still making less than men all over the country. How much less? Take a look at this map to find out how your state stacks up when it comes to the gender pay gap.<p>It’s a fact that’s difficult to ignore–women in …

The 3 Things Business Leaders Get in Denial About

<b>A version of this article first appeared at Inc.com.</b><p>Ever felt your business was stuck, but couldn’t put your finger on why? Ever hit a rough patch …

Leadership is about making others feel safe: Simon Sinek at TED2014

Simon Sinek. Photo: James Duncan Davidson<p>Simon Sinek begins his talk with the story of former U.S. Army Captain William D. Swenson. In 2009, Swenson …

4 Things I Learned from Our Biggest Software Release | Inc.com

It's been an extraordinary few years at my Web-based marketing software company VerticalResponse. We embarked on a journey to rewrite our software from the ground up with an almost completely different team, two times over. It was a tough decision, but one we felt we had to make. With all the new …

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How Paying Attention Can Change Your Career

A mindfulness expert reflects on more than 35 years of research, finding we perform better when we turn off the auto-pilot.<p>Ever drive to work and not remember how you got there? Maybe you’re preoccupied with an upcoming deadline at work, or a fight with your significant other, or the million other …

How Google’s Redesigned Search Results Augur A More Beautiful Web

Google’s revamped search results page ditches underlined links. It’s a small tweak that means a lot to the web.<p>If you’ve searched anything on Google in the last day–and chances are you have–you might have noticed something different. The company’s newly designed search results page has ditched the …

One Laptop Per Child project is dead, in Boston (update) - Pocket-lint

It's a sad day for the One Laptop Per Child (OLPC) project as its Boston office is officially pronounced dead.<p>The OLPC project took off back in 2006 …