The opening months of 2015 brought important and helpful new titles for creative leaders. Among the works providing fresh ideas have been Herminia Ibarra’s Act Like a Leader, Think Like a Leader, Google
The legacy of Dropcam lives on It's been almost a year to the day since Nest purchased Dropcam for $555 million, and today we're seeing the first real fruits of that acquisition. At an event in San Francisco
Hundreds of thousands will flock to the Electric Daisy Carnival this weekend. They stream a ton of dance music, but don’t buy so much. When electronic dance music heavyweights like Calvin Harris, Martin
If requesting a testimonial is stressful, then your approach is wrong. Here’s how to make it painless. You can sell yourself and tout the benefits of what you do, but a testimonial from someone else will
Around 11 p.m. one night, you realize there’s a key step your team needs to take on a current project. So, you dash off an email to the team members while you’re thinking about it. No time like the present,
At some point in their careers, most leaders have either consciously — or, more likely, unwittingly — based (or justified) their approach to motivation on Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs. Maslow’s idea that
Just when we thought our pumpkin carvings were creative, we ran across these! We’ve seen Ray Villafane’s expert hand at sand sculpting, but his original expertise lies in pumpkin carving. With Halloween
The folks at LinkedIn are busy. They are rolling out refinements and new features at an unprecedented rate. Staying on top of these opportunities is the key to staying on top of your online personal branding.
In the early days of the internet, email natives loved to trade tales of executives who asked their assistants to print out emails so they could read and respond to them on paper. Now we all use email,
Employees at AppNexus, a bustling advertising technology firm near New York City’s peaceful Madison Square Park, don’t often interact with the boss. The five-year-old company, with 547 employees, has growing
July 18, 1955: Disneyland opens among orange groves. In foreground is the still-unfinished Santa Ana Freeway. The Harbor Boulevard intersection is on the extreme right. Below is a similar photo from 1988.
Remember in the olden days, when people used Facebook on their desktop computers? Those ancient times of two-plus years ago were barely acknowledged on Wednesday at the company's annual developers conference.