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Your Strategic Plans Probably Aren’t Strategic, or Even Plans

It happens all the time: A group of managers get together at a resort for two days to hammer out a “strategic plan.” Done and dusted, they all head home. But <i>have</i> they produced a plan with a strategy?<p>At the start of my public seminars on strategic planning I ask attendees, who rank from board …

reMarkable - An E Ink Tablet to Replace your Notebook

Paper has been around for thousands of years and is a universally accepted material. But often, it can rip and tear, and it takes up space. But …

Picking The Right Visualization For Your Data

At Silk we spend a lot of time thinking about how to teach our users about data visualizations. We are by no means experts in data visualization on …

Microsoft’s New Data-Viz Tool Puts Excel Charts To Shame

SandDance is free-to-use software that will make you feel like a data science guru.<p>All of us have experienced the horrors of the Excel graph. (A few of us, surely, are even responsible for bringing this misery onto others.) Enter Microsoft’s new data-visualization tool, which will make you look …

20 Amazing & Masculine Home Office Ideas

No man has ever carved out his name by resting on his laurels. That’s why I always say that when you play hard, you work your arse off twice as hard. …

Analyze Data with a Calendar Chart in Excel

Use conditional formatting in Excel to display your data as a calendar chart to visualize data over days, weeks, and months. This post explains how …

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Larry Page explains Google's transformation to Alphabet

New Alphabet CEO Larry Page outlines the future of Google in this letter to staff<p>G is for Google.<p>As Sergey and I wrote in the original founders letter 11 years ago, “Google is not a conventional company. We do not intend to become one.” As part of that, we also said that you could expect us to make …

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The Best Infographics of the Year: Nate Silver on the 3 Keys to Great Information Design and the Line Between Editing and Censorship

“More isn’t always better: no more in information design than in poetry…”<p>Once again this year, I was delighted to serve on the “Brain Trust” for an annual project by Pulitzer-Prize-winning journalist, <i>New Yorker</i> writer, and <i>Scientific American</i> neuroscience blog editor Gareth Cook, who culls the best, …

Introducing the Easy Preset System for Lightroom

I have always been a bit skeptical about using presets in any image editing software. A preset always produces vastly different results when applied …

Camera51 App for Android Helps You Take Your Best Shot

Judging from the sheer volume of mobile photo shooting and editing apps for iOS and Android, it’s fair to say that people are obsessed with making their smartphone pictures look better and more interesting.<p>But what if there was a shooting app that specialized in helping you take better photos from …

Strong, Fast, and Ripped: The Training Plan

Build an athletic body that's primed for peak performance<p>Why do you work out? Better question: Why do you <i>train</i>? Because there is a difference. After all, lots of people work out—to burn calories or relieve stress or just because they like to sweat. But athletes train. They train with the purpose of …

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