Amanda Rollins

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A Candid Conversation With 5 Women Leaders of Advertising and Media

Two years ago, Anne-Marie Slaughter wrote a provocative essay in The Atlantic called "Why Women Still Can’t Have It All." The piece, which sparked a …

Sheryl Sandberg

How to Make ‘Ban Bossy’ Less Polarizing: Actually Ask Young Girls What They Think

Sheryl Sandberg's Ban Bossy campaign has sparked some interesting and often heated debate in recent weeks, practically swamping my Twitter feed with …

Bank Coins "Yummy" As Totally Awful New Term To Refer To Young Men

HSBC wrote a March research note titled "Rise of the Yummy," which stands for "young, urban, male." What they mean is that luxury brands are poised to benefit from younger customers, urbanization, and more spending from men.<p>HSBC sent a note to clients this month titled "Rise of the Yummy," a new …

Food Giants Want 'Sustainable' Beef. But What Does That Mean?

McDonald's made a big green splash a few months ago by announcing that it will start buying "verified sustainable" beef in 2016.<p>A chorus of voices responded, "What's 'verified sustainable' beef?"<p>McDonald's, it turns out, is part of a group that's trying to come up with an answer. It's called the …

Sex, Food and Selfies: Social Media's Dopamine Effect

Joe Smith wakes up one morning, walks out the front door of his apartment building and takes a selfie with the 3 feet of snow that have piled up on …

Women Outnumber Men For The First Time In Berkeley’s Intro To Computer Science Course

For the first time in its history, Berkeley saw an introductory computer science course with predominantly female students – 106 women vs. 104 men. This slight turnaround signals a promising trend in the male-dominated STEM world.<p>To be sure, Berkeley is an exception: according to the National …

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Design

Articles about dwells top homes 2013 part one on Dwell.com - Dwell

In this series, Sebastian Mariscal designs a home in Venice, California, that brings the outside in. We track the project from...<p>In this series, Sebastian Mariscal designs a home in Venice, California, that brings the outside in. We track the project...<p>In this series, Sebastian Mariscal designs a …

California

Articles about dwells top homes 2013 part two on Dwell.com - Dwell

You've already seen our favorites in Sydney and on Australia's southern coast.<p>In this series, Sebastian Mariscal designs a home in Venice, California, that brings the outside in. We track the project from...<p>In this series, Sebastian Mariscal designs a home in Venice, California, that brings the …

Articles about 8 idiosyncratic bedrooms on Dwell.com - Dwell

Check out this list of furnishings and accoutrements for the beach, backyard, campground, and beyond.<p>Looking to modernize your bedroom with a sleek, unexpected twist? Glass is here to help.<p>With seemingly limitless plans, styles, and sizes, kit homes are an intriguing alternative for homebuyers.<p>In …

Architecture

What Changes Will Millennials Force Brands to Make in 2014?

The coming year holds dramatic changes for some of the world's most recognized brands, as more millennials, the influential consumers who already …

Revealed: 2013's top 20 viewed articles on Wikipedia - Telegraph

Where to find the best free photos and graphics

This is my collection of the best websites to find free photos, icons and patterns. If you’d like to suggest a resource, send me an email.<p>Photo</i> …

Microsoft Celebrates the Heroic Women of 2013 in Inspirational Bing Ad

Microsoft took a different approach this time with its year-end roundup for Bing. Instead of simply copying Google's Zeitgeist with its own year in …

Wendy Clark: All Marketing Strategies Should Start With 'Why'

In a recent strategy meeting with our team, we watched Simon Sinek's landmark TED talk, "Start with Why."<p>Again.<p>If you haven't watched it, you really …

New Moto X ad lets you change the color on a printed page

Motorola has gone to great lengths to market its flagship<p>Moto Xsmartphone as not the most powerful device, but one that a user can tailor to his or her tastes down to the color of the camera ring. To take that customizability message even further, the company infused a low-tech environment with a …

Here's Why Instagram's Demographics Are So Attractive To Brands

Instagram is telling advertisers that early photo ads have generated great results and that one client, Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream, reached 9.8 million people in the U.S. aged 18 to 35 in eight days.<p>Before buying Instagram ads, advertisers need to understand who is on the social network.<p>Over 90% of …

Three Reasons We Love Kate Mara

She swears. She shakes hands like a man. And she knows more about football than you do. Oh, and she looks really good bathing.<p><b>Kate Mara's hand is</b> small and supple. And it has a grip like a table vise. She grew up around football. Her great-grandfather on her father's side, Tim Mara, founded the New …

The 10 Best Design Books Of 2013

No matter how convenient Kindles are, they will never do justice to beautifully printed, full-color art and design books. (And reading them often doubles as a workout–the big ones require serious biceps to even lift.)<p>See more of the year’s best design: <br>Branding <br>Houses <br>Interfaces <br>Apps <br>Photo Essays …