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Ready To Scrap Your Annual Performance Reviews? Try These Alternatives

The annual performance review has been on deathwatch for awhile. Here’s what companies from Facebook to Warby Parker are putting in its place.<p>Deloitte revamped its performance management system in 2015 after discovering that it was spending nearly 2 million hours a year on its review process. Last …

Employment

21 incredible innovations that improved the world in 2016

2016 may have been a terrible year in many ways, but there was still some undeniable good to come out of the past 12 months.<p>For proof, look no …

University of Washington

23 Mind-Blowing Facts That Almost Sound Like Lies

::immediately questions everything::<p>And yes, I fact-checked them all!<p>"If you grow up using one sign language and then learn a different sign language, you’ll sign with an accent."<p>—jenicajessen<p>"All the water on Earth today is all the water there’s ever been. We’re basically drinking dinosaur …

Nike’s Ultra-Sustainable Distribution Center Is So Clean It Uses Sheep Instead Of Lawn Mowers

The expanded center, centrally located in Belgium, is surrounded by six huge wind turbines–producing enough electricity to power 5,000 houses–and …

UC Berkeley

5 Takeaways From Nike Founder Phil Knight's "Shoe Dog" Memoir

Phil Knight's <i>Shoe Dog</i> memoir. Image from the publisher, Simon and Schuster.<p>"The cowards never started, and the weak died along the way -- that leaves us."<p>That fitting quote comes fromthe recently released memoir <i>Shoe Dog</i> by <b>Nike</b> founder Phil Knight, as he presents the anguish and accomplishments, …

8 Ways to Keep Your Shoes From Smelling Like Stinky Feet

With sneakers trending and temperatures rising, we’re ditching our boots for shoes that let us go sockless. But with this switch comes a problem we …

Cleaning

100 iconic costumes of popular characters from pop culture

Here's a neat infographic-type, sort of poster illustration of 100 famous costumes from characters in movies, television and video games. It's fun to …

The 22 Most Beautiful Places in the World

These destinations are just begging to be Instagrammed.<p>There are so many amazing places around the globe to see, we couldn't possibly include them all in just one list. But, these breathtaking destinations are definitely worth bumping to the top of your travel bucket list–whether you're looking to …

National Parks

Knife Sharpening Tip From a Master Bladesmith: Apply Adequate Pressure

There’s a big difference between running your knife along a sharpening stone and actually sharpening it. Here’s how much pressure a Master Bladesmith …

History of Rock

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The story behind Nike’s famous, “Just Do it” slogan

Swapnil PorwalPosted 2 years agogreat idea come from anywhere even from a criminal also and you make billion dollars<p>Nikhil ParmarPosted 2 years …

Extreme Sports

10 Brilliant Graphic Design Trends of 2016

Trends come and go, they emerge, some stay for years, others are more of a flash in the pan. They don’t start one year and end the next, instead they …

Converse Made Four Short Music Docs Following Unsigned Artists At Legendary Studios

The latest Rubber Tracks project pairs unknowns with stars like Mark Ronson at Abbey Road, Sunset Sound, Tuff Gong, and more.<p>Last year Converse announced its latest Rubber Tracks project, a new global program that offered up free recording time at 12 legendary recording studios around the world. …

This Is Why Sneaker Companies Pay Celebrities So Much F*cking Money

These days, you don't even need to be an athlete to land a sneaker deal. You just need to be a celebrity willing to endorse the f*ck out of a …

Shoes

This is what happens when you reply to spam email | James Veitch

The 25 Best Free iPhone Apps For Business

Make meetings actually useful. Brainstorm like a champ. Take the boredom out of busywork. And much more.<p>That little computer in your pocket has come a long way over the years, huh? Here are 25 incredibly useful apps that can help you run your business a whole lot smarter than ever before. And every …

Apps

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How To Make A Star Wars Snowflake

Here in New York, we still haven’t gotten any snow. But don’t worry–these are the snowflakes you’re looking for. If you have 20 minutes, a working printer, an X-acto knife, and scissors, you can make these snowflakes inspired by the latest <i>Star Wars</i> flick.<p>You can also find an assortment of free …

Movies

Elaborately Bodypainted Live Figures Blend into the Seven Wonders of the World

Trina Merry is best known for her unique style of conceptual art that combines painted models with photography. We've previously featured some of her artwork that mimics astrological signs and blends human figures into scenes around New York, but her newest collection of images take a trip around …

The secret sneaker market — and why it matters | Josh Luber

The Sunday Hangover

It’s been a rough couple of nights. Get a greasy sandwich and give your brain a rest. it’s time to kick back with some of our favorite videos and …

Everalbum is a quietly successful photo app that's trying to take on Google and Dropbox

And when Dudum set out to build a photo management app, he felt this fact was something the established apps completely ignored.<p>Dudum describes his particular market as being split into two sections. Either the app is just a utility, a box you throw all your photos into so you don't lose them, or …

How Nike And Serena Williams Team Up To Beat The Competition

At Fast Company‘s Innovation Festival, Nike CEO Mark Parker and Serena Williams shared the secrets of their creative collaboration.<p>Funny story: Serena Williams is playing at the Australian Open earlier this year–a tournament she would go on to win, of course–and Mark Parker, CEO of Nike, is texting …

Serena Williams

Extreme Close-Up Video Shows How Ballpoint Pens Work

See what happens when the tip of this ballpoint pen hits the paper.<p>Channels: INFORMATIVE<br>Tags: · close up, high-speed, macro, slow motion

6 Timeless Quotes on Creativity From Pablo Picasso

Despite his rocky beginning, Picasso, whose birthday is Oct. 25, became one of the most influential artists of the early 20th century, and has a lasting legacy that pushes our creative boundaries today.<p>3 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>This column originally</i> …

Creativity

YouTube enters virtual reality with Google Cardboard

While you may have been able to use a Beta version of YouTube’s VR feature before, today it goes full-power, leaving Beta mode. This is the first …

Virtual Reality

YouTube bolts into next phase of virtual reality with 3D video

"It's about bringing this kind of video to everyone."<p>Kurt Wilms, senior product manager for YouTube VR

Virtual Reality