Michele La Fiandra

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The Office Is Watching You

A new generation of “people analytics” tools promises to make offices more self-aware and efficient. Could they also help get you fired?<p>Does your boss even appreciate how much time you’re spending in meetings every week? Probably not.<p>Even though it might be easy to count the hours by looking at …

Spotify Unveils New Features For Runners, Including Songs That Change Based On Your Tempo

Spotify’s press event today wasn’t just about adding video and other content types. The company also revealed that it’s adding new features to improve the experience for anyone who listens to the app during their runs.<p>To do that, Chief Product Officer Gustav Söderström said Spotify will now use the …

Infographic: How Becoming a Mom Changes Millennials’ Buying and Media Habits

As we'll all (hopefully) take a moment to recognize Sunday, becoming a mother is one of the biggest and most important decisions a woman makes in her …

Fall of the Designer Part III: Conformist Responsive Design

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Throwback Solid Wood Toys Inspired By Vintage Cars

Born out of their love of classic cars, woodworking and mid-century nostalgia, Candylab Toys is back with a whole new collection of solid wood toys …

People Care Way More About Beyoncé Than They Do About the Environment

In case you ever doubted **Beyoncé’**s reign, a new study has shown that stories mentioning Queen Bey were more than eleven times more common than stories mentioning deforestation. After crunching the numbers, the Project for Improved Environmental Coverage has found that environmental stories make …

What Turning 30 Years Old Means to People Around the World

For many people, turning 30 years old is a significant milestone. To some, it marks the end of youth, while others see it as the beginning of mature adulthood. Paris-based photographer Stephane Domingues, who turned 30 himself in December 2013, regards the 30s as a time to be assertive and …

50 Tweetable Twitter Tips You Wish You Knew Years Ago

Want to get more followers and increase engagement on Twitter? Or do you just want to make sure people don't think you're a space case on Twitter?

6 mobile marketing strategies that need to die

When it comes to technology and innovation, the bandwagon mentality rarely works. By the time everyone is doing it or using it, it’s probably nearing the end of its natural lifecycle. That’s why the great innovators take a look at what everyone else is doing and then invent a new way to …

Kraft Foods and Heinz Will Merge to Create a $28 Billion Grocery Powerhouse

The grocery game, already led by a handful of corporations with sprawling brand portfolios, is about to get a beefier new player.<p>Kraft Foods and …

Kickstarter Gives Project Pages A Beautiful Facelift

Spotlight turns successfully funded projects into customizable landing pages for Kickstarter-funded brands.<p>Since 2009, the crowdfunding platform Kickstarter has nurtured great ideas. But once a project reaches its funding goal, it can get lost in the mix, and its Kickstarter page becomes a shell of …

The Best Branded Content of 2014 — The Content Strategist

That’s right—it’s time for my picks of the best branded content of 2014. It’s kind of like Cannes, except instead of a gold lion, you get a picture …

Top 7 Online Marketing Trends That Will Dominate 2015

Changes and advancements in the digital marketing field are accelerating, and it can be hard for the casual observer to keep up. So, as we near the end of 2014, let’s review the marketing trends we’ve seen this year, as well as what we can expect in 2015.<p>If you’re interested in last year’s trends …