Ben Bernardo

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14 Ways for Creatives to Make Money on the Side

Creative and artistic types have skills that can not only lead to a robust salary, but a considerable side hustle. While there are more defined (hence narrow) career paths for STEM graduates, such as engineering, than let’s say for a literature or philosophy major, the career options for creatives …

Employment

Prototyping in Design Thinking: How to Avoid Six Common Pitfalls

The Design Thinking process cannot be done without prototyping and testing. However, for companies or teams unfamiliar with the Design Thinking …

Design

Experiments in Empathy

<i>Closing the Gap – a series of Oxford University postgraduate student insights to the Skoll World Forum 2018</i><i>2017-18 MBA at Saïd Business School,</i> …

Design

Teach kids creativity. Ultimately, machines will be better at coding

If you want to bring up a kid to be a successful investor or entrepreneur, the current education system says they should be studying STEM subjects, …

Is the on-demand economy dying?

"It's certainly a wake-up call for on-demand companies."<p>Matt Wong, a senior analyst at CB Insights

16 must-have gadgets for the helicopter parent (pictures)

Motherhood

Physical Therapy May Help For Back Pain, But Time Works Best

Most people are going to have lower-back pain at some point in their lives — roughly 70 percent of us. But what do you do when that aching back strikes? The answer is, take it slow.<p>Getting into physical therapy right away may help, a study finds, but so will the passage of time. The key is not to …

What to Do When Your Kid Lies to You

A typical four-year-old lies about once every two hours, according to some studies. A typical six-year-old lies even more often (hourly)! Fellow …

Has Design Thinking Come of Age...Really?

A leading design consultancy's reaction to Harvard Business Review's September 2015 issue, the Evolution of Design Thinking.

The art of storytelling, according to the founders of StoryCorps and Humans of New York

Between them, Dave Isay, TED Prize winner and founder of StoryCorps, and Brandon Stanton, founder of Humans of New York, have collected more than …

Mashups

The Design Firm Is (Walking) Dead

But design couldn't be more alive.<p>Hey, long time no see. I'm back. Not from São Paulo anymore but straight from San Francisco, my new home. Just to …

The top 10 tech events in Toronto for fall 2015

Tech events in Toronto this fall are perfect for networking, for learning something new, or for keeping up-to-date on the latest innovations in the …

7 Creative Ideas for a Fun Date Night at Home

If you want to be a homebody, be a homebody! You can still have tons of fun staying in with your significant other, especially if you're armed with …

Fantasy Football

The io9 Guide To Gundam

For nearly four decades, <i>Mobile Suit Gundam</i> has defined the giant robot genre, and anime in general. As much an examination of war as a simple action …

12 Questions Worth Asking In Your Next Job Interview

Job interviews are a two-way street, and while a future employer will typically spend the bulk of the time during an interview asking you questions, …