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The Impact of Rapid Scaling on Company Culture

<i>"We really pride ourselves on our company culture here."</i><p><i>~~~</i><p>The Role and Value of Company Culture<p>Company culture and cultural fit are often on the …

Kleiner Perkins: Deliver Your Pitch In Four Slides

Edtech Business<p>Kleiner Perkins: Deliver Your Pitch In Four Slides<p>Apr 21, 2014<p><b>FLASH GORDON:</b> Kleiner Perkins' General Partner and Chief Product …

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Zoom Zoo: Great Illustrated Alphabet Flash Cards by Mike Yamada - The Fox Is Black

For a while now I’ve been enjoying the work of Mike Yamada. For nearly ten years he worked as a Visual Development Artist at Dreamworks Animation and …

7 Handy Chrome Tab Manager Extensions

Chrome tab manager<p>If you’re anything like me, one minute your sat there breezily browsing the Web and the next minute your computer slows to a crawl as the result of the hundreds of tabs you just opened.<p>That’s not hyperbole either, I regularly have more than 100 tabs open in Chrome, so keeping …

Art Direction and Branding by Kilo Studio for Flock Café

Flock Café – Brand Identity.<p>Singapore based Kilo Studio was commissioned to develop the brand identity for Flock Café, a family run establishment …

Flipboard for Nonprofits and Cause Champions

Inside Flipboard / August 1, 2013<p>Launched last week, Big Ideas is a new category on Flipboard showcasing the people and organizations confronting …

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Hyatt transforms nine hotels into innovation labs

I found this Hyatt Lab concept very inspiring. Hyatt has converted nine of its hotels, including the Grand Hyatt San Francisco Hotel, into …

Slim Your Wallet – Leather Wallets Without The Excess

Sign up to receive our product updates and newsletters.<p>You are signing up to receive product updates and newsletters. By signing up, you are …

List of 9 free educational websites

<b>Open Educational Resources (OER)</b> are teaching, learning, and research materials in any medium that reside in the public domain or have been released …

Google Public Alerts For Taiwan Highlights Need For Open Source Data About Disasters

Taiwan is bracing for Typhoon Soulik, which is scheduled to hit the island country late Friday. The arrival of the storm–now classified as a super typhoon–coincides with Google’s launch of Public Alerts for Taiwan yesterday. Severe weather alerts for typhoons and floods, and evacuation instructions …

15 Apps Everyone Is Talking About Right Now

Take for example, Uber, the on demand car service is in the process of raising money which could value the company at more than $1 billion.<p>Check out more about Uber and 14 other apps people are talking about in the gallery below.

35 Beaches You Should Visit In Your Lifetime

We've scoured world to find the best beaches you should put on your bucket list.<p>There's something for everyone: we found beaches where you can swim with penguins, relax under ancient Mayan ruins, bask on volcanic black sand, and more.

How To Decide What Ideas To Prototype

Instead of defaulting to groupthink, writes Google Ventures’ Jake Knapp, make sure you have the buy-in of the higher-ups–or you might regret it later.<p>[<i>Editor’s note: This is the fifth in a series of seven posts on running your own Google Ventures design sprint. Read the first part here, the second</i> …

Dropbox’s Drew Houston And Sequoia’s Bryan Schreier On How To Recruit (And Retain) Top Talent

Dropbox founder and CEO Drew Houston and Sequoia Capital partner Bryan Schreier joined us in the TechCrunch TV studio for a special three-part series on how Houston and Schreier work together on recruiting, growing as a CEO, and building the company. The first part of this series is focused on …

Flip 'n' Sip in New York

Flip ‘n’ Sip in New York<p>Inside Flipboard / June 1, 2013<p>We had such a great time at our first Flip ‘n’ Sip in San Francisco, we decided have another …

Turn your resume into an infographic with Sumari

By creating a visual representation of your resume, Sumari makes it easier for potential employers or recruiters to spot your best qualities.

Strategies For VCs To Increase Startup Success Odds

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>David Teten is a partner with ff Venture Capital and founder and chairman of Harvard Business School Alumni Angels of Greater New York. Follow him on his blog or on Twitter @dteten</i>.<p>Lots of venture capitalists claim to add value to the companies in which they invest. But how do they do …

My Favorite Entrepreneur Story In A Long Time

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> <i>This is a guest post by Mark Suster (@msuster), a 2x entrepreneur, now VC at GRP Partners. Read more about Suster at his Startup Blog,</i> <i>BothSidesoftheTable.</i><p><i>If you don’t like it hot, use less,” he said. “We don’t make mayonnaise here.”</i><p>This morning I was reading my social media and came …

Google Glass was prototyped in one day – with chopsticks | Google Glass Apps

Rapid prototyping is a method used to accelerate the innovation process. At TEDYouth 2012, Tom Chi explains how this method was used to create one of …

Hands-on: Twitter #music is all about discovery, not listening

You better like iTunes, Spotify, or Rdio if you want to actually listen.<p>Twitter released its much-anticipated Twitter #music service today (yes, with …

Is your focus prevention or promotion? 5 questions for Halvorson & Higgins | Daniel H. Pink

On the cover of <i>Focus: Use Different Ways of Seeing the World for Success and Influence</i> are a red light and a green light. The symbols nicely capture …

Service Design: From Insight to Implementation - Exclusive Excerpt, Part 1

This excerpt from Chapter 2 of <i>Service Design: From Insight to Implementation</i> explains many of the differences between designing for services versus …

How companies can win both the low-end and high-end consumer

When it comes to the consumption of just about anything in America today, the mass market is splintering. It used to be that you could make the same TV shows, with the same ads, pushing the same products, and still attract a mass audience. Just as the middle-of-the-road market for entertainment has …

Shaun King Brings Hope(Mob) to Crowdfunding

Shaun King, founder of the nonprofit HopeMob is revolutionizing crowdfunding for social good with his web site that, unlike most crowdfunding platforms, actually comes with a crowd.<p>Born in Kentucky in a working class family, as a fifteen-year-old he was beaten so badly in what was one of the first …

Can Technology End Poverty?

If you believe the hype, technology is going to help us end global poverty. Advances have indeed made a huge difference in the lives of the poor, but there’s also a healthy amount of skepticism out there. Berkeley researcher Kentaro Toyama has a blog dedicated to calling out naïve or inappropriate …