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Updated: Desk stuff to make your workday more productive, cheerful, and disaster-proof

14 seriously thoughtful picks for your workspace<p>Build a workspace that works.<p>Like it or not, your desk is a reflection of your work and your personality. Luckily, organized isn't a synonym for dull or sparse. Below, things that will keep you and your tools humming at maximum efficiency.<p>A 5-port USB …

Shopping

One Of Asia's Leading HR Execs Discusses How Big Data Can Help You Hire Smarter

Is it possible to predict if your team’s best performer is going to leave you in six months?<p>Or if that unassuming interview candidate is going to be your “rockstar” trader within the year?<p>In a few companies in Asia, you can. Welcome to the world of people analytics.<p>I had the privilege of speaking …

Big Data

Word processing app Quip raises $30M from Greylock and Benchmark

I am writing this in Quip. And judging by the look of things, one day you might well be writing in Quip, too.<p>Quip is a San Francisco startup that has built a mobile-friendly application for word processing, working on spreadsheets, and chatting with colleagues. Today Quip is announcing a $30 …

MIT's online master's courses sound like an incredible deal

Move over University of Phoenix, MIT has announced that you can now obtain a highly-regarded Masters degree in Supply Chain Management (mainly) online. The new 14-week credential is called a MicroMaster's and will be open to anyone and once completed students can get a verified certificate …

Masters Degree

Toaster-sized Evapolar cools, humidifies and purifies the air

Desktop units that humidify and purify the air, and perhaps even offer a bit of cooling, have been around for some time. But most have a minimal …

Small Spaces