Philippe Delorme

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Small Data: A big week for statistical disagreements

<b>Last week was a big one for arguments about numbers, says Anthony Reuben.</b><p>First of all we had the row about what proportion of new private sector jobs were created in London. It was an unusually big disagreement, with Labour saying 80% had been created in London in the last four years, while the …

5 Things Yoga Taught Me About Succeeding in Business

Anyone who knows me, knows my obsession with yoga. I like to say that I started before Madonna got on the bandwagon, not that pop culture should be measured against Madonna, but you know what I mean. I recently took up Yin which is the opposite of Yang, or active practices which resulted in an …

Mobile payments 2.0: new disruptors and a new hope

Advertisement<p>8 Comments<p>Credit: PayPal<p>“If you build it, who will care?”<p>That pretty much sums up the last few years in the mobile payments space, as …

10 Phrases That Are Holding Your Career Back

<i>“The difference between the almost-right word and the right word is really a large matter–it’s the difference between the lightning bug and the lightning.”—Mark Twain</i><p>Whether dealing with clients, coworkers or superiors, how you phrase and frame your message colors the way people perceive you. The …

The Principles of Social Design How to Make Content Shareable

Follow these 7 Word-of-Mouth drivers if you want your content to be more shareworthy.<p>SPONSORED CONTENT: Explore the evolving science of content marketing: the consumer’s needs, the tools employed, and the latest learnings from the best brands in the business–with an eye toward the future of brand …

The Six Enemies of Greatness (and Happiness)

<b>The Six Enemies of Greatness (and Happiness)</b> <br>These six factors can erode the grandest of plans and the noblest of intentions. They can turn visionaries into paper-pushers and wide-eyed dreamers into shivering, weeping balls of regret. Beware!<p><b>1)</b> <b>Availability</b><p>We often settle for what’s available, and …

Dare to be an optimist!

It's easy to overdose on the news. Take too much, and you'll swear the human race is in terminal decline. Today, we interrupt our regular programming of doom and gloom to offer you an antidote – a cheery list of ways in which the world is reported to be getting better and better, or at least not …