Shaivy Bhatia

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Wake up America! This Is The Real Problem With The US Economy

It’s a political season, so we’re hearing a lot of the usual arguments the economy. Should we raise taxes or lower them? Negotiate trade agreements or abandon them? These are important questions, but they are not the central economic issue that we face today. Productivity is.<p>As economist Robert …

Economics

Data May Be the Holy Grail, But Creative Is the Secret Weapon

I've spent the last few years on a soapbox preaching about the advertising revolution. One thing I've learned is that I can never be sure which rants …

An Incredible Family Made Up of a Big Beautiful Pot Bellied Pig and Her Five Adorable Doggie Siblings

In an amusing clip from the BBC Earth documentary Polar Bear: Spy on The Ice, an inquisitive young polar bear in Svalbard, Norway investigated a …

The Ultimate Guide to Infographic Marketing

In the words of entrepreneur and acclaimed author Gary Vaynerchuk, <b>“Marketers ruin everything.”</b> This couldn’t be more true for infographics, which …

Infographics

Most Snapchat users don't mind the ads, per a Snapchat-funded study

Most Snapchat users don't wish that ads in their feeds would disappear, according to a third-party survey of 600 people commissioned by the …

Why mobile advertising is much smaller than you think

Contrary to popular belief, mobile is an untested channel for most Fortune 500 brands. According to eMarketer, mobile advertising was set to hit $31.45 billion in 2014 and expected to grow by 34 percent this year.<p>But Forrester recently found that mobile represents only five percent of brands’ total …

AdTech

2015: The Rise of Ecommerce and Demise of Traditional Online Advertising

In 2015 software as a service (or SaaS) ecommerce platforms will increase the number of ecommerce shops online.<p>This increase in merchants will lead …

The 10 best new graphic design tools for August

We’re in summer holiday mode, so this month’s round-up of the best new graphic design tools starts with a punch of publishing inspiration.<p>The brand …

Graphic Design

6 bad things that happen when you sleep too much

Doctors agree: Quality sleep is crucial for your health. Not only do you need it to stay focused and alert during the day, but it helps your body recharge and recover from wear and tear and might lower your risk of everything from obesity and diabetes to premature death. But can you have too much …

Sleep

These 5 Powerful Daily Habits Will Make You a More Positive Person

You're much more in control of your outlook than you imagine.<p>Are optimists born or made?<p>We tend to think of those who see the sunnier side of life as having been blessed with a positive disposition. And it's true that some significant portion of our happiness is probably determined by our pre-set …

Happiness

3 Ways Successful Entrepreneurs Think Differently

Your mindset affects what you believe is possible, and that will dictate what actions you take in your life and business. Your thoughts will either help or hurt your business. The way you think is one of your most valuable assets as an entrepreneur. Successful entrepreneurs understand this better …

Junk food is tricking your brain: The depressing science behind your binging

Research reveals fats and sweets alter the brain’s satiety-control mechanism, sending our appetites into hyperdrive<p>Matthew Brien has struggled with overeating for the past 20 years. At age 24, he stood at 5′10′′ and weighed a trim 135 pounds. Today the licensed massage therapist tips the scales at …

UK schools advised against France trips

Foreign Office endorses French authorities’ advice to their own schools that no trips should be undertaken until after Sunday 22 November<p>The UK Foreign Office has advised British schools against upcoming trips to France, in line with advice given by the French authorities after the Paris …

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Why We Read (And Write) Short Stories

<i>The following is adapted from the introduction to</i> 100 Years of the Best American Short Stories.<p>A story is a noise in the night. You may be lying …

Literature