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10 Apps to Boost Your Efficiency At Work

As a manager, it’s likely your calendar looks like one solid brick of meetings from Monday morning through Friday afternoon. And if that’s the case, …

Complete Beginner’s Guide to UX Research

In an industry devoted to the people who use our products, services, and applications, research is paramount. We ask questions. We take notes. We …

UX Design

Growth Hacking: Strategies Learned Studying 77 Big Name Brands

Starting a business is hard.<p>Finding your first customers is even harder.<p>Every day companies with kick ass products fail. Why?<p>Lot of reasons. …

Q&A With Jamie Dimon on the Future of Finance

Jamie Dimon on Finance: ‘Who Owns the Future?’<p>By John Micklethwait | March 1, 2016<p>Photographs by Ashley Gilbertson<p>From<p>What is the future of finance? …

Signage chic: why fashion fell for the corporate logo

Streetwear brands such as Palace and Pear Shaped are embracing everyday objects and branding to upturn the notion of status from labels<p>In October, designer Gosha Rubchinskiy walked the runway for Paris label Vetements in a T-shirt that bore the logo of logistics postal company DHL. It was a …

New Ways to Teach Young Children to Code

Even parents who don’t know programming are using games, apps to teach basic skills<p>Filip Icev, 10, writes code on his laptop at his home in Kirkland, Wash., using a visual-programming language called Scratch.<p>Annabel Clark for the Wall Street Journal<p>1 of 9<p>•••••<p>By<p>Sue Shellenbarger<p>Sue Shellenbarger<p>The …

Kids

We got 10 CEOs to tell us their one killer interview question for new hires

Where do you see yourself in five years? Tell me about a time when you showed leadership. What is your biggest weakness?<p>These are the standard questions that job candidates face during interviews. And by now, everyone also has standard answers. (“My biggest weakness? I work too hard.”)<p>As you scale …

Employment

The 15 Most Popular Free Online Courses for Professionals

It's never too late to invest in your career.<p>It's never too late to invest in your career. Fortunately, we live in a time where we all have access to an elite education at our fingertips, not to mention completely free of charge. All you have to do is create a free account at Coursera, and you'll …

Supermercados esperam nova queda de vendas em 2016, com corte de gastos de consumidores

SÃO PAULO (Reuters) - Após se voltarem a marcas mais baratas e trocarem supermercados por atacarejos para tentarem manter o padrão de consumo, os brasileiros a partir do fim do ano passado reduziram o consumo de produtos antes tidos como símbolos da ascensão da chamada classe C, tendência que deve …

Interview: Capturing Subtly Hypnotizing "Living Moments" with Jamie Beck and Kevin Burg

Photography team Jamie Beck and Kevin Burg (of Ann Street Studio<i>)</i> spend their days perfecting the creative presentation of living moments known as cinemagraphs. Using high-end cinema cameras, they've pioneered this art form, which features still images that incorporate motion to tell a mesmerizing, …

Videography