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Love Your Introverts (It's The Quiet Ones You Should Watch)

Steve Wozniak arguably has one of the most creative and innovative brains in the history of technology.<p>“Woz” played a huge part in the way we view the place of technology in our lives. In his book iWoz, the Apple co-founder talks about his inventions and his creative process.<p>On creativity, he …

Leadership

5 Habits of Breakthrough Innovators

What does it take to do breakthrough product innovation? What can we learn from teams who’ve managed to pull off that amazing feat?<p>If you’re an …

Innovation

Robert Reich: The sharing economy is hurtling us backwards

The former secretary of labor outlines the increasingly dystopian future of America’s workforce<p>How would you like to live in an economy where robots do everything that can be predictably programmed in advance, and almost all profits go to the robots’ owners?<p>Meanwhile, human beings do the work …

Online

How Many Millions Should I Take From My Startup?

<i>Dear Danny, I am a young founder currently finishing a fundraising process and have multiple term sheets at absurd valuations with no expectation of offering board seats. I am trying to find ways to distinguish between these offers, and I recently heard that some of my best friends are using VCs</i> …

WSJ: Elon Musk wants to bring the whole world online with affordable satellites

Small, low-cost internet satellites that provide affordable internet to everyone on the planet. These are what Elon Musk wants to create next after working on reusable rockets, space capsules and electric cars since the early 2000's, according to <i>The Wall Street Journal</i>. The publication says Musk is …

Google says the best phishing scams have a 45-percent success rate

Conceptually, phishing scams sound easy to see through: a fake webpage with the wrong URL that doesn't look <i>quite right</i> -- who's going to fall for that? Quite a few people, apparently. According to a new Google study, the most successful phishing websites will capture data from 45-percent of its …

Calculate Your Lifetime Wealth Ratio to See How Well You're Saving

Most of us measure our budgets on a monthly perspective. Perhaps yearly if we're really rigorous. Getting a lifetime perspective is harder. However, …

EXAME

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Desigualdade está fora de controle e pode levar a retrocesso, diz Oxfam

• Vídeos<br>• Jornal<p>4<p>Desigualdade está 'fora de controle' e pode levar a 'retrocesso', diz Oxfam<p>Entidade lança relatório como início de campanha para …

I'm Slava Rubin, CEO of Indiegogo, and This Is How I Work

Over the past few years, crowdfunding has changed the ways both amateurs and professionals approach their passion projects. From art and cinema to …

Productivity

Seek Small Changes, Not Big Ones, to Get More Responsibility at Work

Knowing how to pursue upward or lateral mobility in a company is important if you want to stay relevant and gain more experience. Ask your boss for …

How Curiosity Can Help You Learn Boring Things Better

When your curiosity is piqued, your brain is capable of learning or memorizing better than when something is not as interesting to you. A recent …

Learning

Pitch Your Own Idea as Someone Else's for More Honest Feedback

Our friends and family sure are wonderful aren't they? They encourage us and make us feel better even if we we're doing something dumb. For getting …

Compare Yourself to the "Old You" Instead of Others to Keep Positive

When you're working hard to change a habit, develop a skill, or achieve a personal goal, it's hard not to compare yourself to others. Doing so can …

Happiness

Break Through a Productivity Wall by Cleaning Your Workspace

If you're having a hard to time breaking through a productivity barrier, taking a few minutes to clean your workspace can help clear your mind and …

Productivity

Google's Sergey Brin Is Totally Obsessed With High-Adrenaline Exercise

When he and Larry Page created Google in 1998, they would forever change how we use the Internet.<p>"When Larry and I started the company, we had to get some hard drives to, you know, store the entire Web," Brin told Wired of Google's early days. "We ended up in a back alley in San Jose, dealing with …

Silicon Valley

5 modos de pensar de milionários que a classe média não entende

SÃO PAULO - “Poucas pessoas de classe média entendem a mentalidade dos ricos. Afinal, se pensassem igual, provavelmente estariam entre eles”. A frase …

Why Google's Larry Page Only Buys Companies That Pass His Crazy Toothbrush Test | Inc.com

Acquiring other companies is a growth strategy used by businesses to bring new products or services, talent, and clients under their company umbrella-or to effectively shut down competitors.<p>Buying out companies can be a risky business, yet Google does it regularly and it seems only to feed its …

Startups

Learn More Efficiently by Planning to Teach What You're Studying

Learning is all about retaining knowledge so it can be accessed later on. You can only teach something when you've retained information the most …

Apple University preaches mantra of simplicity to employees

Three Apple employees spoke to The New York Times about the company's secretive internal training program, revealing some of the lessons the tech firm tries to impart.<p>In a class called "What Makes Apple, Apple," an instructor shows Apple employees a slide of a 78-button remote control for Google …

Corporate Culture

EXAME

article<p>EXAME<p>https://exame.abril.com.br/negocios/apple-usa-picasso-para-ensinar-equipe-a-buscar-simplicidade/<p>Apple usa Picasso para ensinar equipe a …

TCU responsabiliza diretores e isenta conselheiros da Petrobras por compra de Pasadena

Espaço Colaborativo de Comentários<p>Muito bom que o TCU tenha feito isso, porque nos dá uma esperança que ele cobre também a venda de 50% da Petrobras …

​Readsy Makes It Easy to Focus and Speed Read Online Articles

Readsy is a free web service that makes speed reading or focusing on any online article or web site easy. Just paste in the text or the URL, and the …

Productivity

Menu Formatting Could Affect How Much You Spend at a Restaurant

We already know that eating out is expensive, but a recent study at Cornell University found a tactic restaurants use to get you to spend even …

Customers

Here's Why Google Goes After So Many Projects At Once

This year, however, Google CEO Larry Page strayed from the usual topics of leadership and strategy and talked straight Google.<p>In an onstage interview with venture capitalist Ben Horowitz, Page explained the reason Google goes after so many different projects at once, admitting it can't keep up with …

Autonomous Cars

Thomas Piketty’s “Capital”, summarised in four paragraphs

It is the economics book that took the world by storm. <i>Capital in the Twenty-First Century</i>, written by the French economist Thomas Piketty, was …

Could Mobile Phones Save Millions From Illiteracy?

According to UNESCO, the answer is yes. Or at least, they could help. The <i>United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization</i> periodically publishes detailed report about mobile phones usage in some of the poorest regions of the world. This time, for the study Reading in the Mobile Age, …