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7 Short Videos That Will Make You More Social and Likable

Introverts and extroverts alike can increase their ability to connect and influence employees, customers, and co-workers.<p><b>Editor's note:</b> <i>"The First 90 Days" is a series about how to make 2016 a year of breakout growth for your business. Let us know how you're making the first 90 days count by joining</i> …

Personality

Of course American Apparel brought in a female CEO to clean up Dov Charney’s mess

The legal sparring between American Apparel and its ousted, estranged founder, Dov Charney, is impressive. This month alone, American Apparel has gotten a restraining order against Charney; Charney has filed suits against the company alleging defamation, securities fraud, breach of fiduciary duty, …

American Apparel

Sideways

Does China's Urbanization Spell Doom or Salvation? Peter Calthorpe Weighs In...

<i>This article originally appeared on Metropolis Magazine's Point of View Blog as "Q&A: Peter Calthorpe."</i><p>The titles of Peter Calthorpe’s books trace …

Bloomberg Moves Forward with Controversial Seaport City

Before he leaves office at the end of this year, Mayor Bloomberg has high hopes that his Post-Sandy plans will get off the ground. Most of his ideas …

Four Teams Shortlisted to Design New Central Library in Calgary

Four shortlisted teams have been asked to design proposals for a new central library in the Canadian city of Calgary. Selected from 38 submissions, …

Michael Lewis on Goldman Sachs: The Company Would Flourish Under Totalitarian Rule

Serge Aleynikov remains the only Goldman Sachs employee since the 2008 financial meltdown to have actually served time in prison. How the Russian-born computer programmer came to spend a year behind bars at the behest of his former employer, Goldman Sachs, is the subject of contributing editor …

Picture of the week: Olympic Stadium, by Giles Price

A year on from London 2012, the Olympic Park is finally taking on a new life<p>Last weekend the public got its first glimpse of the Olympic Park's post-Games life, a year after the capital's glorious summer of sport. Legacy was one of the cornerstones of London's bid, so a lot is riding on how the …

10 Art Hotels Around the World

Whatever the intent, art hotels add an extra layer to tourism and travel, engaging guests by making them feel a part of the art process, and creating a memorable experience rather than just somewhere to sleep. From Argentina to Australia, here are 10 places to rest your head that promise more than …

Hospitality

Articles about 3 options outdoor lighting on Dwell.com - Dwell

Be they medieval torches blazing on battlements or bug zappers crackling to life with each new victim, the need for outdoor...<p>With the official start of summer just around the corner, we decided to put together an easy-to-follow guide to creating the...<p>Once a locker for a midnight loo, the bedside …

Fabrication