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Homo Deus by Yuval Noah Harari review – how data will destroy human freedom

It’s a chilling prospect, but the AI we’ve created could transform human nature, argues this spellbinding new book by the author of Sapiens<p>At the heart of this spellbinding book is a simple but chilling idea: human nature will be transformed in the 21st century because intelligence is uncoupling …

Why You Should Outlaw Informational Meetings

I tell my clients they must put an end to informing each other.<p>Why?<p>Because inform is a Treadmill Verb™. And like other Treadmill Verbs™, such as report and review, it has no destination. There is no way to know when you are done. It is an open invitation to talk on and on with no particular outcome …

9 Psychology Books Every Businessperson Should Read

Learning the secrets of the mind will make you a better professional.<p>At the base of it, business success is about people--making the right connections, understanding motivation, guessing what others will do next, and accurately evaluating those you meet. Which is why knowing some basic psychology …

Self-improvement

The No-Fuss Chart Design Cheat Sheet

Content has become increasingly data-driven. Articles written for every industry are peppered with statistics to attest to the writer’s credibility …

The 23 best business books to read before the end of summer

Summer's winding down, and that probably means you're going to need something to read during your final days in the sun.<p>Might as well squeeze in something educational to accompany that magazine you picked up at the airport.<p>To help you out, we've selected our favorite business memoirs, career …

Fast Company | The future of business

IdeasThis island nation is making the fastest-ever shift to renewablesThe island nation of Palau plans to stop buying diesel and go 100% solar by the end of 2019–and offer a blueprint for other island nations to do the same.<p>NewsYouTube commenters are a bunch of happy “Panda” lovers, according to …

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This Is the Simplest Company Logo Generator You'll Ever Use

If you’re somewhat lacking in design skills but really need a logo and a name to get your business up and running, there are a few tools out there that can help you. Last week, we brought you a surprisingly useful business name generator and this time around we’re looking at Withoomph’s logo …

Jay Z Bought A Luxury Champagne Brand Just To Spite Cristal

On Wednesday, it was announced that a new company led by Jay Z had acquired Armand de Brignac Champagne— a celebrity favorite — from Sovereign Brands for an undisclosed amount.<p>The luxury champagne brand, more commonly name-checked in rap lyrics as "Ace of Spades" because of its logo, sells bottles …

The evolution of Taylor Swift, as told by her song lyrics about cars

In announcing <i>1989</i>, Taylor Swift declared that she was done with country music, explaining that it was her “very first documented, official pop …

Surreal Collages by Eugenia Loli | Colossal

<p>Collage artist Eugenia Loli uses photography scanned from vintage magazines and science publications to create bizarre visual narratives that borrow …